We have all had babies or know of someone that has had a baby. Those first few weeks can be tiresome, overwhelming, confusing and even painful. I know how that feels, and I also know how it feels to...
This editorial series, Stork Stories, is brought to you by Des Moines Moms Blog and MercyOne. All 8 original articles from the Stork Stories series can be found here. Even before I was pregnant, I knew I wanted to have a natural childbirth. I...
This guide offers ALL of the resources needed for a successful pregnancy and postpartum period in the Des Moines area.
MercyOne Des Moines is highly known for personalized, interactive and comprehensive childbirth class options to help in planning for your baby’s arrival. They walk families through their options and give them tools they need need to develop their birth...
As a Chiropractor specializing in Pre-natal and pediatric patients, my work days are spent observing and feeling pregnant bellies.  I LOVE MY JOB!  With that, comes a lot of talk about pregnancy, babies, and baby showers.  These have become...
We all know someone who is or has struggled with infertility and we know it is a tough road. So, what do couples do when they are at a crossroads on the path to having children? About 10% (6.1 million)...
Labor Day is upon us. Summer, that magical time of freedom and possibility, is over. And somehow, yet again, the massive to-do list I developed before Memorial Day is frighteningly incomplete. Rather than dwell on the list’s lengthy remains,...
First moments begin at MercyOne, so what better way to start your pregnancy journey than with Stork Affair? This event is for anyone who is planning to start a family, is already pregnant or plans to adopt or foster a...
I love talking about baby names! Naming our daughter was stressful, but also fun. We're spiritual people, and many people thought our daughter's name would be biblical and full of meaning. Well, we basically went the exact opposite of that. Her...
Someone close to me had her first baby a few weeks after I had my third (under 3). It occurred to me that at one point in my mama journey I would have thought: she does not know how...

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