Halloween Zoom Costumes

Halloween Zoom Costumes

Halloween 2020 is a little bit different. For the first time ever, you many only need half a costume! If you only plan on dressing up and showing a costume off during a zoom call, why invest in a whole costume? Destiny’s got you covered! Tune in for Destiny’s Top 10 Costume Tops for Zoom.

We’re getting excited for the return of Hawkeye football in just a few short weeks! The Morning Scramble checks in with Laura VandeBerg of Hawkeye Sports. She’ll let you know how a cardboard cutout of you can still attend Hawkeye home games.

A men’s grooming company is taking submissions for ‘America’s Most Talented Bearded Man.’ Clare thinks Eric is a shoo-in! He can play piano, saxophone, and accordion! Eric is working on a video to get entered to win lots of cash.

A Clare-Dream

A Clare-Dream

Clare had one of her “Clare-Dreams” about Lady J finding a sale on pumpkins. Destiny is thankful to always be in a separate room from Clare and Eric because she claims she’s crazy. Eric wants to know how to yell at your pets when everyone else is sleeping.

On Thursday mornings, The Morning Scramble likes to spread Good Vibrations! This episode, they tell you about a project that the Iowa Giving Crew is spearheading to make sure every child in Cedar Rapids has a place to get a good night’s sleep.

Clare and Eric are headed back to court for Jury in a Hurry at 7:35. In a derecho-torn town, it’s understandable that you’ll hear a few chainsaws from time-to-time. But when is it too early to hear those chainsaws ring out?? Get ready to deliver your verdict!

The Most Talented Beard

The Most Talented Beard

There is a search going on for America’s Most Talented Beard. Clare has convinced Eric to enter the contest for a chance to win $20,000. They work on a game plan this episode.

Being a parent isn’t easy, so we’ve got to help each other out! Our Momtroversy this week is about letting your child fail. Do you just stand by and let kids figure things out on their own or do you intervene?

Time to officially meet our newest addition to the Z102.9 Street Team. His name is Bryce, but there’s so much we don’t know about our new co-worker! We’ll get to know Bryce and give him a special assignment this episode.

Peanut Butter & Question Mark?

Peanut Butter & Question Mark?

Clare whipped up a batch of pumpkin spice macaroni and cheese last week and while is was a terrible dish, it got The Morning Scramble thinking we should be brave and try other brand-new-to-us flavor combinations. Tune in this episode for Taste It Tuesday as Clare & Eric push the limits of the traditional pb&j.

Our friends at UFG Insurance have been reminding you not to use your phone when you drive because you are #WorthIt. It’s a message that’s so important, October has been officially declared “Distracted Driving Awareness Month.” Katie Jensen from UFG Insurance joins us to remind you why we should ditch the distractions while driving.

‘Dancing with the Stars’ was back last night! The Morning Scramble is so excited about the cast of celebrities participating, they drafted teams and are competing against each other in a Fantasy Ballroom Dancing competition. Eric, Clare, and Destiny compare how their teams did.

Guest gift opener

Guest gift opener

Eric attended a bridal shower to which he was a celebrity-gift opener. It’s a new thing for brides, so they don’t have to experience the uncomfortable part of opening up gifts and can enjoy themselves.

Clare organized her children’s books by rainbow order over the weekend. Destiny saw the sexiest thing happen in her neighborhood. Eric got takeout from his home town of Washington an hour away.

The movie box office is pretty quiet, but there is plenty to stream, so Clare and Eric share what they’ve been watching.

‘Dancing with the Stars’ is back tonight. The Morning Scramble is so excited about the cast of celebrities participating, they drafted teams and are competing against each other in a Fantasy Ballroom Dancing competition.

Trick-or-treating alternatives

Trick-or-treating alternatives

The CDC says trick-or-treating is considered a “high risk” activity. The Morning Scramble feels confident that they can come up with some safe alternatives to trick-or-treating. They’ll test out some trick-or-treating alternatives on the Z102.9 Street team this episode.

Destiny woke up this morning to a “missing” boyfriend. Clare couldn’t find the Halloween candy she wanted in “fun-size” and had a temper tantrum at the grocery store. Eric has a blank mind this morning.

The weekend activities have slowed, but there are still some cool things to do in the ICR region. Eric and Clare will tell you what they’re excited about and share their lists for what’s lighting their candle.

Larry Larry Lemon

Larry Larry Lemon

Eric is going to outside yoga tonight and doesn’t know what to wear because it’s going to be chilly. He wants to start an active wear line for men called Larry Larry Lemon. Clare’s husband, Poor Poor Nick, had the bedroom window open last night and Clare was freezing. Destiny’s parents are moving to Texas and needs to grab all her stuff from her parents’ house.

It’s a Good Vibrations Thursday and The Morning Scramble has some good vibes to share from Theatre Cedar Rapids this episode!

The CDC says trick-or-treating is considered a “high risk” activity. The Morning Scramble feels confident that they can come up with some safe alternatives to trick-or-treating. They begin their brainstorm this episode to prepare for tomorrow’s test of fake-or-treat.

Eric and his wife Shannon have been displaced from their home since the derecho. They’ve been staying with family and living life out of their suitcases. So from time to time they’ll share things…like a razor. Clare says, “ew, you can’t do that!” Sounds like the perfect case to settle in court! Get ready to give your verdict in ‘Jury in a Hurry.’

Fake or Treat

Fake or Treat

The CDC says trick-or-treating is considered a “high risk” activity. The Morning Scramble feels confident that they can come up with some safe alternatives to trick-or-treating. Tune in this episode to hear.

Eric has been putting the wrong light colors in his house and felt as if he lost his man card because of it. Destiny doesn’t know if she’s scared or crazy today. Clare had a debate of her own yesterday- with her daughter.

Ok moms and dads, we need your help! It takes a village to raise kids in normal times, so we really need help in a coronavirus world! This week’s ‘Momtroversy’ is about birthday parties. What are you doing to celebrate kiddos? Socially distanced parties? Birthday parades?

Pumpkin Spice Mac n’ Cheese

Pumpkin Spice Mac n’ Cheese

Kraft announced they’ll be making Pumpkin Spice Mac and Cheese available for 1,000 Americans. Clare entered to win a box because she’s down for pumpkin spice ANYTHING, but Eric is not so enthusiastic. Clare really wants Eric to give it a try, so she concocted her own recipe and serves it up to Dancin’ Eric Hanson this episode.

Clare accidentally scared Poor Poor Nick awake this morning, Eric is concerned about the colder temperatures coming and possible frozen pipes, Destiny misses the days when her body was functional.

Ok moms and dads, we need your help! It takes a village to raise kids in normal times, so we really need advice in a coronavirus world! This week’s ‘Momtroversy’ is about birthday parties. What are you doing to celebrate kiddos? Socially disctanced parties? Birthday parades?

‘Dancing with the Stars’ was back on last night for Disney night. The Morning Scramble is so excited about the cast of celebrities participating, they drafted teams and are competing against each other in a Fantasy Ballroom Dancing competition. Eric, Clare, and Destiny share where their teams stand.

Climbing hay bales

Climbing hay bales

Hopefully your weekend was full of fun and relaxation. The Morning Scramble shares how they spent their weekends while getting back to reality. Destiny took her boyfriend for an “experience gift.” Clare took her girls to do all things fall, including climbing hay bales. Eric had a “farm to table” evening with friends.

Destiny almost wore two different boots to work today. Eric’s niece is driving to school by herself for the first time today. Clare is trying not to have regrets about her weekend.

‘Dancing with the Stars’ is back tonight. The Morning Scramble is so excited about the cast of celebrities participating, they drafted teams and are competing against each other in a Fantasy Ballroom Dancing competition. Eric, Clare, and Destiny give an update on their teams.

September is National Bourbon Heritage Month and while Kentucky claims to be the birthplace of bourbon, did you know that Cedar Ridge Winery and Distillery—right here in Iowa—makes a mighty fine bourbon? Educate yourself by giving it a try! This week The Morning Scramble has your opportunity to do that, if you can win a round of “Iowa city or Kentucky city.”