Rachel Verzani

Rachel is the wife to an accountant, the mom to a sweetheart, Cadence (Dec. 2004), a sass-a-frass, Liliana (April 2007), a smiley little guy, Drake (May 2012) and a precious baby sister, Sophia (October 2015). She enjoys her days at home taking care of her babies, setting up play dates, being active in her girls' classrooms, blogging, baking and praying. Check her out at myspoonfulofsugar-rv.blogspot.com and desmoinesmomsblog.com.

Memory Loss: Can You Relate?

As mothers, I think we all suffer from memory loss. Not only while we are pregnant (appropriately named "pregnancy brain"), but also after each baby is born. I feel like I lose part of my...

New Year’s Resolutions from the DMMB Kids

It's that time of year again! Time to reflect on the past year and to look forward to the new year with excitement and determination. Whether you are determined to get in shape, spend...

Advice for Moving

For the past two months, we have been busy packing up our home of two years to move to a new house in the area. While we are tremendously excited for our new home,...


Life is all about connections. There were a lot of connections made to bring me to this blog. It started as a little girl when I connected with my best friend. Ten years later, I...