One of our family's favorite ways to explore the state of Iowa is by visiting the different county Iowa Freedom Rocks. All 99 counties in the state have a uniquely painted mural, showcasing local heroes and stories honoring area veterans painted by Iowa artist Ray "Bubba" Sorensen II. Here is a look at all of the county Freedom Rocks located in Central Iowa.
Tuesday, May 10, 2022
Wednesday, April 20, 2022
Tuesday, April 12, 2022
Charcuterie boards are an easy way to serve snacks or appetizers in a fun and festive way, and after attending a Charcuterie Class with CommonGround Iowa, I was inspired to make my own version highlighting Iowa products!
Thursday, April 7, 2022
Are you looking for a flavorful and easy coffee cake that the whole family will enjoy? Then try this Buttermilk Coffee Cake that uses a yellow cake mix! You'll love this cake's tangy and rich flavor.
Tuesday, March 22, 2022
Have you ever heard the phrase "it takes a village to to raise a child"? Well, when it comes to farming, it "takes a village" to support and create a sustainable community.
|The view of my local community, Latimer, Iowa, from my front yard|
Thursday, March 17, 2022
One of our family's favorite ways to explore and enjoy the outdoors is by going on trails at different state parks in our home state of Iowa. With 83 state parks and recreation areas, you're never too far away from creating your own adventure.
Thursday, March 10, 2022
"Mom, what's for dinner?"
Sound familiar? While I love cooking, making healthy, tasty and affordable meals for my growing family of six that everyone will eat, can sometimes be stressful!