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Featured Business Highlight: MetroWaxx | Des Moines Moms Blog

Featured Business Highlight: MetroWaxx + Giveaway!

This featured business highlight is sponsored by MetroWaxx.  At MetroWaxx, their passion is providing the best waxing experience and also being committed to their crew members by providing a sense of purpose in their work life. The crew at MetroWaxx strives to make people feel beautiful! Everyone knows that unwanted hair is embarrassing. Let MetroWaxx show you how you can […]

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How to Say No to Your Kids | Des Moines Moms Blog

How to Say No to Your Kids

Here’s what happens when I say “No!” to my children: one cries, sulks, and hides. Another negotiates. The other turns into the Incredible Hulk. Smash! Crash! Punch! Saying “No!” in my house is exhausting! (And sometimes painful….)  My dad told me once that being a parent is both a noun and a verb. It is […]

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Lifestream Clinic | Des Moines Moms Blog

Featured Business Highlight: Lifestream Clinic

This featured business post was brought to you by Lifestream Clinic. What is Lifestream Clinic? Lifestream Clinic is a direct chiropractic primary care practice with three locations — one in Grimes and two in Ankeny. Lifestream offers chiropractic, nutritional therapy, massage therapy, and group health classes. Their passion is to help you achieve and maintain optimal health. […]

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My Favorite Winter Activities When It's Too Cold to Leave the House | Des Moines Moms Blog

My Favorite Indoor Winter Activities When It’s Too Cold to Leave the House

Winter is definitely not my favorite season. From bitter, cold temperatures to navigating the roads in snow and ice, I would prefer to hibernate indoors or move to the South during the long, four-plus months we have of winter in Iowa. With kids, cabin fever sets in, and you’re ready for the season to be […]

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Meet Andrea Cooley | Des Moines Moms Blog

Meet Andrea Cooley

Hi! I’m thrilled to join the other amazing moms writing for Des Moines Moms Blog. I’ve learned a lot in my 3 plus years of being a mom, but one of the biggest things is that being a mom is not something you can do in isolation. Having a community of other women to lean […]

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