Tag: summer activities

Berry Picking around Des Moines and Central Iowa

Late spring is prime time for berry picking in Des Moines and Central Iowa. We can't think of anything better than the taste of...

Des Moines Summer Camps

Des Moines Moms Blog is thrilled to be launching our 2019 ultimate guide to Des Moines summer camps – along with a myriad of other fun summer programs and activities for Des Moines kids!

Hiking With Kids in Central Iowa

One our favorite family activities is hiking on a nice day. We started hiking as a family in Colorado when our boys were babies...

Summer Mom Cycle: How June Mom fades into August Mom

Summer is a wonderful season. As a summer mom, it’s a chance to forget routines, slow down schedules, and embrace the possibilities. Until it’s not. As...

Des Moines Summer Bucket List

Do you make a Des Moines summer bucket list? It's not too late to make one.  School is out, the pools are open, and the...

Des Moines Outdoor Summer Concert Guide 2019

Who else loves outdoor summer concerts? There’s not much better than seeing one of your favorite bands or discovering new music on a beautiful...

Summer Routine for School Aged Kids

Summer is here and my boys are so excited for their summer of fun! This means endless video games, sleeping in, ... Just Kidding!...

Free Outdoor Movies in Des Moines

  Summer is a great time to stay up late and watch an outdoor movie! The City of Des Moines and many of the surrounding...

Our First Backyard Garden Results

When we bought our house last year, one of the first things I wanted to do was plant a garden. We didn’t get it...

My Favorite Summer Fails

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...