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Meet Jessie Todd

Hello! My name is Jessie Todd, and I’m so excited to be adding my voice to the chorus of dedicated writers on the Des Moines Moms Blog. A storyteller by nature, I love nothing more than communicating through narrative. Reading about other mom’s experiences on Des Moines Moms Blog helps me feel connected to our […]

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New Mom’s Event 2013: What You Need to Know

Saturday, October 26, 2014 is our New Mom’s Event at Valley Community Center. Have we mentioned we are super excited for our upcoming New Mom’s Event?! For those who have already purchased your tickets, we wanted to take the opportunity to answer a few questions you may have. And if you haven’t purchased your tickets […]

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Carseat Canopy – Review and Giveaway of The /Whole Caboodle Canopy Set

Today we’re blessed to share our thoughts about Carseat Canopy  – offering easy, stylish and innovative products.  Carseat Canopy is committed to making moms lives both easier & more stylish. Carseat Canopy™ is one of the many creations of Jenny Pierce in Pleasant Grove, Utah. Although Jenny is currently a full time at-home mother of […]

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Ava Anderson Non-Toxic – Giveaway

Today’s Giveaway is from Ava Anderson Non-Toxic: Safe and superb products for your family.  About Ava Anderson Non-Toxic Ava Anderson non-toxic offers quality skin care, cosmetic, bath and body care, hair care, baby care, home care, pet care, and scents products without any harmful chemicals. This revolutionary line contains NO parabens or PEG’s. NO synthetic “fragrance” or […]

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Become Beauty: Reveal Enzyme Peel – Review & Giveaway

Today’s GIVEAWAY is from Jennifer Dugan-Burns, a local mom and advisor for Become Beauty offering safe, effective and affordable skin care. Become is the breakthrough Australian Beauty and Wellness company with the most effective approach to countering the signs of aging from head to two, inside and out. Our innovative skin care products combine the […]

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July 2013 Playdate Review: Magic Show by Jonathan May at Noodle Zoo in Ankeny

Who had so much fun at July’s Playdate at Noodle Zoo featuring Jonathan May Comedy Magician??? We did for sure!! And we hope you did, too. Jonathan did such a good job entertaining our children with not only a great magic show which was captivating and interactive, but afterwards he went around and created a […]

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Thriving With Boys

The year was 2000. I was a blushing bride with a strapping young husband by my side. Our life stretched out before us, a mysteriously blank canvass. I have always dreamt of having kids. I envisioned myself as a mother from the moment I said, “I do.” The twist was, I always envisioned having a […]

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