One of my goals for this summer was to read… a lot. Like most busy moms, I have a hard time finding/making time to read, especially during the school year, so it’s something that I try to move up...
Every generation of parents thinks they are raising their children in a very different time than those who have gone before. And to a certain extent, I think they are quite possibly right… especially this generation of parents. In a...
Over the weekend I read a new post from Amy Roberts, a mommy blogger I follow. In speaking of the importance of living an offline life, Amy made a statement that resonated well with me: Live your offline life first...

My Mommy Secrets

2
Every mom has a few dirty little secrets about the way they parent or things that help them get through the day. Today I’m sharing a few of my secrets with you! If I’m having a particularly hard day with...
One of the best parts of being a preschool mom has been meeting the others children's moms!!  It is so nice to connect with other women in the same or similar life phase. We can share in the laughs,...
1. Summer Break I know most kids aren't on summer break quite yet, but we have been for a couple weeks already—and I’m loving it! As much as I love homeschooling my kids, and as much we enjoy every single day of...
I'm so excited for tonight's event! Here's a few reasons why: 5. Yummy food and drinks! I am excited to sample both Louie's Wine Dive and Sweet Binneys tonight!  I have heard rave reviews about both...but because I am a mother...
Des Moines Moms Blog is honored to have Sweet Binney's at our Moms's Night Out eventon April 25th. We are so excited to share their wonderful desserts with you all! It will be the perfect compliment to our yummy food from...
REGISTRATION is now OPEN for Mom’s Night Out Thursday, April 25th: 7-9 pm @ Jasper Winery Tickets are available beginning today at the early bird rate of $15. Early bird rate is valid for one week (through April 11), after which the ticket price will...

Be the Encouragement

1
Formula or breast milk? (Formula for both my boys) Co-sleeping or baby in their own bed? (Own bed 99% of the time) Vaccinate or not? (Vaccinate following recommended schedule) Baby led weaning or baby food from the jar? (From the jar or more often...

In + Around Des Moines

Experience Live Theater with the Wellmark Family Series

0
Set the stage for memories that last a lifetime by introducing the young people in your life to the magic and wonder of live...
POP IT

Iowa Cubs Pop It Night