Why is an OB Emergency department important in choosing a hospital? Many expecting moms want to know if the hospital they choose for delivery has access to a neonatal intensive care unit (NICU), but they should also be asking who provides around-the-clock emergency care if a pregnancy emergency arises. This past fall, Mercy Medical Center […]
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Happy New Year! The holidays are behind us and 2017 is a blank slate! What better way to kick off 2017 than with fun activities for the whole family. If you’re starting to feel cooped up, make plans to get out of the house! From the World’s Toughest Rodeo at Wells Fargo Arena to Ramona […]
Merry Christmas from Des Moines Moms Blog! Thank you so much for supporting Des Moines Moms Blog in 2016. It’s been a great year! Here are recaps of our events: Mom’s Night Out at Jasper Winery Family Fun Day Mom’s Night Out, Drinks & Dessert Costco Mom Hour We will be “unplugging” to spend time […]
Exercise is one of the most important ways to maintain your health and well-being. It’s the most effective way to improve your cardio-respiratory fitness – the number 1 predictor of how long you will live. It’s also the most effective treatment for type 2 diabetes. Here are 3 exercise tips that are flexible and open-ended, […]
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We are looking for local moms to join our Events Team! Our team of moms inspire, encourage, support, inform, and simply share this journey of motherhood we’re all navigating together. We are moms of all ages, with kids in every stage, who have a mission and passion to connect moms in our community on and offline. […]
This year, when you are faced with the question of what to get mom for Christmas, go with the perfect gift of a massage or facial from Massage Heights Lakepointe Center in Clive! This post was sponsored by Massage Heights Clive. All opinions are our own.
This featured business highlight is brought to you by Bergman Academy. 1. Small student to teacher ratio 7:1 preschool, 9:1 Pre-Kindergarten and 16:1 Kindergarten-8th grade 2. Individualized guided instruction 3. Project-based learning 4. Foreign language instruction starting at age 3 5. Located in the heart of oldest city park in Des Moines, Greenwood Park. With 80 acres […]