#FireandRescueEvent – Visiting Piston Peak National Forest w/ Disney Planes Fire and Rescue

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  Has your family been to Piston Peak National Park yet?  If you saw the new Disney Planes Fire and Rescue you have!  The latest adventure of Dusty Crophopper and the Disney Planes saga, this new family friendly film soared into theaters last weekend. In this fun new film Dusty enters the world of forest […]

Enjoying #Iowa State Fair Food and Fun Early at the Corndog Kickoff


Two Kids and a Coupon received tickets to the Corndog Kickoff for purposes of reviewing of this event. However all opinions, calories consumed and love for all food on a stick are completely our own.  Don’t come between a boy and his corndog, LOL.   No summer in Iowa would be complete without the Iowa State […]

#Wagonspotting – For the Love of a Good Road Trip w/ @VolvoCarsUS – #Ad


  This blog post is part of a paid SocialMoms and Volvo blogging program. The opinions and ideas expressed here are my own.   When you live in the middle of the Midwest, road tripping is not only a past time, it’s a necessity. Out here in the boonies among the corn and the cows […]

12 Fun Winter Family Getaways You Won’t Want to Miss

Winter Family Travel Destinations

  Tired of cold winter weather? How about turning the winter blahs into winter aahhs with a fun wintery family getaway?  FamilyFun magazine has created a list of the best winter getaways in North America for families to explore!   From the mountains of North Carolina to the streets of Quebec, winter festivals offer a feast […]

#DayOutWithThomas – Hitting the Rails w/ Thomas the Train in Boone, #Iowa #DOWT- #Sponsored

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Two Kids and a Coupon received tickets to this event for purposes of a review and a reader giveaway has also been provided by our sponsor. All opinions and love of Thomas are completely our own.  Peep Peep!  If you have a Thomas the Train fan in your life, you know that there’s only one little true […]

#BahnFever Travel Review – Soaking Up Sun & Splash at @Schlitterbahn Kansas City


    Two Kids and a Coupon received admission to Schlitterbahn for purposes of review, however all opinions and fun water adventures are completely our own.   This past summer was a busy one here at Two Kids and a Coupon. We had many, many adventures across several states and we wrapped up our family road trips […]

Event Review – Bringing the Fun, Food & Festivities of the Fair Early w/ the Corndog Kickoff


  Many of my fellow Iowans may of just finished attending the annual event that’s a big deal here in the state, the Iowa state fair. In addition to it being a big deal for the farm folks, the Iowa State fair is a big deal in the midwest (after all there’s a musical about […]

@SFGreat_America Travel Review – Having Family Fun & Adventure at Six Flags Great America


  Two Kids and a Coupon received admission to Six Flags Great America for purposes of this review. All opinions, rides rode, and good times had were completely our own.   One of the fun parts of having a blog is when you get invited to go check out fun area attractions. We love traveling […]

Enjoy #Iowa State Fair Food & Fun Early w/ the Corndog Kickoff this Sat. 7/13 – #DesMoines


Two Kids and a Coupon is receiving tickets to the Corndog Kickoff for purposes of reviewing of this event. However all opinions, calories consumed and love for all food on a stick are completely our own.    When you live in Iowa, the summer is about good food, fun, and family, and it always concludes […]

Travel Review: Light Up Your Summer Fun w/ #igNight @SF_GreatAmerica


  Disclosure: Two Kids and a Coupon received passes to attend the park for purposes of reviewing this event. All opinions, oohs, and ahhs were completely our own.    Looking for family fun in the midwest that will light up your summer like nothing else? Six Flags Great America in Gurnee, IL has added a […]

Travel Review: Having Outdoor Adventures at @BloomsburyFarm in Atkins #Iowa


  When you live in Iowa, lots of people from outside the state always think you live on the farm, but the truth is I’ve always been a city kid and so have my children. We live in small town Iowa, but within the city limits and while we like living in town it’s always […]

Travel Review – Dancing With Dolphins and Discovering the Beach at Discovery Cove

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  When you’re a kid who lives thousands of miles away from the nearest ocean, all you really know about dolphins, sea life and the beach is what you see on TV and the movies. While yes my kids have been to the beach here in Iowa, its just not the same going to a […]

Headed to Epcot? Follow the Yellow Brick Road to find Oz the Great and Powerful – #DisneyOzEvent


  Over the last month, many of you have been reading about my adventures in Oz. I was fortunate last month to be part of an amazing adventure and much the same way James Franco is swept away from Kansas is this Spring’s blockbuster film, I was swept away to experience the glitz and glamour […]

Family Travel Review – Lounging in Luxury at the @LanghamPasadena. – #DisneyOzEvent


  Last month this Iowa girl was swept up and whisked away to Oz, which is located apparently really close to Pasadena, since I had the amazing opportunity to stay at the world famous Langham Huntington hotel while attending the Oz the Great and Powerful movie premiere.   Featured in many TV shows and films […]

Frugal Family #Travel – Making a Splash at Honey Creek Resort in Lake Rathbun, Iowa


  Looking for a fun, family getaway here in Iowa that’s not too far from home?  To help give us a break from the cold winter weather and being cooped up in the house we recently headed out out Honey Creek Resort at Lake Rathbun here in Iowa.     Honey Creek resort is located […]