We just moved to southeast Cedar Rapids. What fun to discover another of Cedar Rapids four quadrants. As a kid, my best friend moved from our hometown (Belle Plaine-30 miles west of CR) to northeast Cedar Rapids. We did lots of exploring of that area, but it was mostly for boys! When I moved to […]
Believe it or not, after what seemed like a winter that would never end (I’m not sure it is over yet!) we are still experiencing a drought in Eastern Iowa. You can view the most recent conditions on the US Drought Monitor page. While conditions have improved significantly, we still need to be careful with our water usage.
Recently I had the pleasure of meeting friends for lunch at Parlor City followed by a tour of the National Czech and Slovak Museum and Library. The afternoon was an eye-opening experience for me. While I’ve enjoyed cultural venues in Cedar Rapids for many years, I was reminded of some of our great treasures and […]