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Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays

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 […]

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Top 10 Posts of 2016: The Best of Des Moines Moms Blog

2016 has been a crazy year! But before we turn the calendar to 2017 (who else is ready for a fresh start?), we wanted to take a minute to reflect on the highlights of 2016.  We are so grateful for each of our contributors! Every day they share their unique perspective on motherhood with you. [...]
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3 Tips in Your Exercise Prescription

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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5 Reasons You Should Consider Enrolling Your Child at Bergman Academy

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 […]

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Talking to Your Kids About Tragedy

Yesterday we woke up to the news that two police officers were ambushed and killed in Urbandale. The news was everywhere on the radio, online, and on the news. Even if you don’t let your kids watch the news, they are bound to hear people talking about what happened. I wish I didn’t have to […]

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