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Indoor Air Quality: Tips for Families with Allergies and Asthma

This post was sponsored by Wyckoff Heating & Cooling – serving Central Iowa for over 65 years. This post is part 4 of 6 in our Home Efficiency Series sponsored by Wyckoff Heating and Cooling. In part 1, we shared “Home Efficiency 101” from Erica, a busy mom of four. Part 2 was about how to and why it’s essential […]

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Clean Sweep Carpet Cleaning: A Company You Can Trust

The Most Amazing Clean Ever Seen. Baby, pet, planet safe. We provide the most amazing clean you have ever seen! This featured business post is brought to you by Clean Sweep Carpet Cleaning. Clean Sweep has proudly served the greater Des Moines and Ankeny areas for over forty years. From the Owner: Our people-, pet-, and […]

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Family Fun Day Recap

It was a hot but magical day at our first ever family fun day event!! Thanks to all who joined us as well as our unbelievable sponsors who made this event happen!! If you weren’t able to join us check out these great photos from Alex + Brenda photography. Sponsors Who Made This Event Possible Blank Children’s […]

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{Event Recap}: BLOOM 2016 New & Expecting Moms Event

Our Bloom event was a huge success thanks to all our amazing sponsors. Our guests were able to enjoy a wonderful and educational evening! Presented by City Moms Blog Network and Hosted by Our Sister Sites including Des Moines! A huge thank you to our national sponsors, Dr. Smiths, for making this event possible! About Bloom Des […]

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Family Fun Day: Join Us for a Kick-off to Summer :: Sunday, June 12, 2016

Yard Games. Food Trucks. Live Music. And much more! Sunday, June 12, 2016 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. The ’88 Estate located at 13740 NW 30th Street, Polk City, Iowa 50226 This open air picnic-style event will be perfect for getting out your lawn chairs and favorite picnic blankets and enjoying live music, face painting, and much more […]

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Omni Dallas Hotel: Experience Luxury {Giveaway}

The Omni Dallas Hotel hosted Des Moines Moms Blog and fellow City Moms Blog Network Site Owners at #SisterSiteConf16. As a thank you, we’re providing this review and giveaway. All opinions are 100% our own! Last year myself and two of our executive team here members at Des Moines Moms Blog were able to attend the City Moms […]

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Des Moines Plastic Surgery and Healthy Skin & Laser Center: My Experience with the HydraFacial

Remember our sold out Mom’s Night Out in March? I am thrilled to talk to you about one of the sponsors of that great event, Des Moines Plastic Surgery and Healthy Skin & Laser Center. Not only did they make our event fabulous, but they also offered me one of their HydraFacials, and let me […]

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Bloom 2016: An Event for Expecting and New Moms

Disclosure:: BLOOM is a sponsored event,  made possible by partnerships with the businesses mentioned in this post. We  feel all these companies bring value to our readers and we are very excited about all of the amazing products and businesses our guests will get to experience at BLOOM. Thursday, April 28 6:00 to 8:30 p.m. 317 SW […]

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Bloom: Save the Date for an Event for Expecting and New Moms 4.28.16

Save the Date Thursday, April 28 6:00 to 8:30 p.m. 317 SW Magazine Road, Ankeny (formerly Sports University, currently First Family Church) More details to come! About BLOOM: This year will be our fourth time offering our BLOOM event for expecting and new moms in the Des Moines area, and we couldn’t be more excited about this spring’s […]

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