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It’s no secret that we LOVE instagram! I’m definitely guilty of hiding from my kids and escaping to the world of pretty pictures and funny quotes–tell me I’m not alone! But really, instagram is my favorite form of social media. I love seeing pictures of friends and family and also following local businesses. And I […]
Choosing a pediatrician or family doctor is a big decision. We’ve compiled a list of Des Moines pediatricians and primary care physicians to help you.
Dear Moms, As a mom, your needs often come last. It’s easy to believe you don’t have time for self care. Instead, it’s always kids first, then your hubby, friends, pets, errands, and if anytime is left, YOU! I love this quote: “You cannot serve from an empty vessel.” I never really understood self care […]
I was on antidepressants for almost a decade. I started taking them after the birth of my second daughter. I suffered from postpartum depression. I identified what I was experiencing as postpartum depression because I had suffered from it 7 years earlier after the birth of my oldest daughter. Only at that time, I didn’t […]
“My tummy hurts” or “I have a tummy ache” are frequent complaints heard by parents. Stomach and intestinal upset in children can be worrisome, but in the majority of cases parents can be assured their children are healthy. Mercy’s Pediatric Subspecialty Clinic has three pediatric gastroenterologists on staff to diagnosis and offer care options for pediatric […]
Make your breast health, your best health Being a mom means long hours and thankless nights, so consider taking a moment for the ladies who have been with you through it all. That’s right, in honor of May and Mother’s Day we are talking about breast health. Whether producing gallons of milk or being a cozy […]
Breakfast I can totally handle. Meal planning for dinner is totally doable. But lunch? Lunch is where I struggle. I always seem to forget about planning for lunch, which then leaves me in a lurch when I suddenly realize it’s 11:30 and I have a crying, tired, and hungry 3 year old throwing a fit […]
I am a self-proclaimed podcast junkie. As a mom-on-the-go, I spend most of my days listening to podcast whether at work or at home. They are an easy way for me to stay entertained, informed, and educated. If you don’t already listen to podcasts and are wondering why you should start, then check out this […]
Bria owns Clarity at the District, which specializes in skin care services and massage. She has the only prenatal table in the Des Moines area.