Few things scream summer quite like a quaint, outdoor picnic or barbecue. And fortunately, Iowa’s landscape boasts miles of gorgeous, untouched land that’s perfect for picnicking. Here are a few of the best spots to picnic in Iowa this summer.
Father’s Day is just around the corner. Luckily, Iowa is set to host a number of different events that are sure to make your day with your dad completely unforgettable. Here’s how to best celebrate Father’s Day in Iowa.
Never fear having to leave your furry companions behind again when traveling in Iowa. These five resorts offer pet-friendly amenities and packages to keep you and your entire family comfortable during your stay–four legs and all.
Memorial Day is just around the corner, and that means the season of outdoor barbecues, endless pool days, and unforgettable memories with family and friends are just around the corner. Kick off summer right with these fun ways to celebrate Memorial Day weekend.
Thanks to Iowa’s expansive selection of public gardens, botanical gardens and arboretums, visitors and locals alike can get a glimpse of the state’s gorgeous spring season year-round. Here are some of Iowa’s best botanical gardens to visit.
Chelsea Johnsen is the owner of Sisters in Cheese, a cheese-based catering business in Madrid that likes to share the spotlight with other local small business. “We’ve focused on working with other small businesses (Snus Hill Winery in Madrid, The Cornucopia in Ames, Sugar Grove Goods in Dallas Center, and more) to bring our product to more people and help lift each other up during a difficult time for small businesses, especially those in hospitality.”
Iowa has a culture and history like no other—and the best way to take in all of the state’s unique charm is at one of its many antique shops. Here’s a guide to antiquing in Iowa.
With spring in our midst and summer right around the corner, it’s that time of the year to start planning trips to the beach to cool off in the waters and soak up the sun. Here are 10 top beaches in Iowa to help you plan the perfect warm-weather getaway.
With Mother’s Day nearing, it’s imperative to get a plan in place so that you can celebrate your mother properly—whether that’s via unique events or fun dining experiences, there are plenty of ways to shower your mama with love. Here’s where you can celebrate Mother’s Day in Iowa this year.
Jordan Brooks is a creator, educator, facilitator and owner of KNWSLF: Creative Approach to Identity. KNWSLF, which stands for KNowedge, Wisdom, Self Love and Fellowship, blends the creative process with identity exploration and development strategies to guide people on their personal and collective journey toward knowledge of self.