Iowa's Wurst Road Trip · Northeast Iowa

Iowa’s Wurst Road Trip: Casing Protivin

*All the pictures in this blog post were taken in early March and we were honored to be hosted by the great folks at Polashek’s Locker. All the opinions expressed are always of our own. Now, let’s gallivant this locker! Protivin, IA: Howard County The grilling season is in full force and our BBQs, smokers,… Continue reading Iowa’s Wurst Road Trip: Casing Protivin

East Iowa · Family Adventures · Museums and History · Outdoors All Year · The Mud Belt-Traveling the Mississippi

Quad Cities ‘Booming’: New Recruits, BBQ, & A Gift From Ethiopia

Quad Cities:¬†Scott County New tradition for Team Goodvin. We never stay in one place two years in a row on Independence Day weekend. We never stay in one place anyway! We were craving just about everything you could ask for when it came to a weekend out of town for the 4th. Great food, water… Continue reading Quad Cities ‘Booming’: New Recruits, BBQ, & A Gift From Ethiopia

East Central Iowa · Family Adventures

Where Town & Country Meet-Your Next Independence Day Destination

Hills, IA:¬†Johnson County “You’re going to love what Hills does for the 4th of July.” This was said to us within the first day we started introducing ourselves to our new neighbors when we moved to town in October, 2014. Well, Hills………I think we may have found a great time. Here we go! Just a… Continue reading Where Town & Country Meet-Your Next Independence Day Destination