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Des Moines Mom is passionate about connecting Moms (and others) in Des Moines and central Iowa. We are your go-to source for finding fun activities, family resources, local events, and more!

I Believed Him… Now I Know the Truth

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I love to look through photo albums of old pictures… the rich memories tucked into a candid snapshot in time. Looking into their eyes I can see things now that I certainly didn't see...

Save the Date: Family Event at Merle Hay Mall on Saturday, November 16, 2013

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Save the Date for a Family Event at Merle Hay Mall on Saturday, November 16th: “Help Welcome Santa” Event Sponsored by: What: Join us at Santa’s Workshop to meet and greet Santa, plus get a special photo...

Down Syndrome Awareness

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I could not wait to meet my second daughter. Is she going to look like Jaya? Is she going to have the same personality? Probably not, but she is going to be perfect… just...

SIDS Awareness: Sarah’s Story

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It was a nightmare before Christmas, 7 years ago. Mom and I were putting together Christmas cookie plates. Sarah, my 3-month-old daughter, was sleeping soundly in Mom’s room while my 2-year-old son was sleeping...

Start a Local Moms Blog in Your City

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I hope you've noticed how much we (Bekah and Sarah) have loved bringing Des Moines Moms Blog to our city. It has been such a great opportunity to play a part in connecting moms...

Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness: Charlotte’s Story

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October is National Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness Month. This month recognizes and provides support for those families around the world who have suffered the loss of a baby to miscarriage, ectopic pregnancy, molar...

Join Us for Moms Night Out at Brown’s Shoe Fit Co. November 7th, 2013

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We are thrilled to announce our next Moms Night Out event! We just wrapped up a big event, but we are ready for another one! DMMB turns a year old this month and we hope...

2013 Fall Play Date: Wednesday, October 16th, @ Center Grove Orchard

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Fall Play Date Wednesday, October 16th     Come meet other moms and their kiddos and have a day filled with pumpkin patch fun at Center Grove Orchard. Spend a few hours or spend the whole day! The...

Featured Business Spotlight: Lifetime Family Vision Center

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We're honored to share this sponsored post featuring Lifetime Family Vision Center - providing complete eye care to families in central Iowa. About Lifetime Family Vision Lifetime Vision is the premier optometry practice in the Johnston,...

Bikini Body Mommy Challenge Review

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I became a mom on August 26, 2012. That was a year ago, folks! Toward the end of my pregnancy, I refused to weigh myself. The numbers on the doctor’s scale were skyrocketing, and I...