Before I became a parent I didn’t consider dinner out with my husband a big deal. We went all the time. We would leisurely look at the menu, take our time with appetizers and dessert, and maybe even rent...
I'm not gonna lie.... There are many times I take stock of my life and wonder, How did I get here? Because, looking at my rocky past, it is only by God's grace that I am alive, much less happily married...
Today my husband and I are celebrating nine years of marriage. It is sometimes hard to recognize those people who walked down the aisle nine years ago. I was just 21 and he was 23. We were young and fresh college...
Last month I told you about some of my favorite things to do with the kiddos in the summer (you can find it here). Today I am sharing some of my top activities that would be perfect for a date with...
Remember what it was like to be seven? Starting off each summer morning by slipping on your jellies and heading outside to hop on your purple banana seat bike, pedal over to your neighbor's house, knock on the door and...
Des Moines Moms Blog loves sharing resources for moms in the metro! Three of us from the DMMB team had the honor and privilege of working with WHOtv Channel 13 News for a recent segment all about babysitting. That got me...
Bare Root Designs Valentine Pop Up Shop Friday, February 7th Join Bare Root Designs at 515 Brewing Company for a great evening. Bare Root will bring the jewelry, 515 will make the beer, and all you have to do is come...
On the 2nd, my husband and I celebrated our seventh wedding anniversary. We spent the day traveling back from visiting my in-laws in Tennessee. The night before, we had stayed in a hotel to break up the trip. Our...
This post is dedicated to Moms on a budget who still like to look like a Fashionista or maybe just better than yoga pants every once in a while?!  I am right there with you.  SO, I called in...
Marriage has been a topic heavy on my mind of late, mostly, I suppose, because I've been hearing a lot of marriage-related teachings. It’s funny how things you apparently need to hear have a way of coming up all over the...

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Summer Safety Equals Summer Fun

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Summer is a great time for your family to enjoy outdoor activities. Learn ways to keep your children safe and healthy while they enjoy...
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Des Moines Fireworks