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Choosing an Iowa City Neighborhood: A Mom’s Guide to West Liberty

West Liberty is a welcoming city approximately 17 miles east of Iowa City. The community is strong in volunteerism, supportive of education, and celebrates the rich diversity of their population. It’s a short drive to Iowa City (or to Muscatine in the opposite direction), so this location gives you a small town experience with easy […]

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Go-To Fall Crock-Pot Recipes

I can’t believe it’s already September! School has started up again, the apple orchards are in full swing, and the Packers play their final preseason game tonight. (Go, Pack, Go!) All those things combined can mean only one thing – fall is just around the corner!! Every year about this time I declare to the […]

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Smoothie Time!

Who doesn’t love a good smoothie? Their simplicity, nutrition, and delicious taste make them great options any time of day! Our family gives our blender a good workout on a daily basis. Here are my tips and favorites! Benefits: Smoothies are perfect for a quick breakfast while walking out the door. If your mornings are […]

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When I Grow Up

“What do you want to be when you grow up?” You’ve likely asked your children this question, or perhaps you have your own dreams for them. However, do you remember what you wanted to be? Did you follow your dreams, or did your dreams eventually morph into more realistic, practical, and financially responsible opportunities over time? In grade […]

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