Life is messy. Kids drop bowls of chocolate ice cream, clumsy dads knock over glasses of red wine, and pets track in mud from outside. And that’s just the tip of the iceberg. Both of my children have thought they were training for some sort of Olympic sippy cup throwing event, and I have a pet […]
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Summer makes me giddy. I was born in the summer, and I promise I’ll die in the winter because I won’t be missing a day of warm sunshine. So, what’s to do with the babes in the summertime in the great state of Iowa? Here is a short list to get you started. 1. Nitefall […]
Polk City is a small town with all the benefits of big city living. It provides a close-knit community with access to all the amenities of the metro. This is a sponsored post brought to you by Ingrid Williams.
Urbandale is located in the central area of Des Moines, just slightly west of the city proper. Here’s why it’s a great place to raise a family. This is a sponsored post brought to you by Ingrid Williams.
Waterbury neighborhood is centrally located on the west side of the city of Des Moines. It has charming older homes and mature trees. This is a sponsored post brought to you by Ingrid Williams.
Whether you’re new to the Des Moines area or picking the best place for your next family home, we hope this guide helps you find the best place to raise your family.
The other day my sons were watching basketball on tv. I could hear the eight year-old cheering in the other room, but stopped in my tracks when I heard him yell, “Come on black guy!” Wait, what did he just say? Imagine my relief when I came into the family room and discovered that […]
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This post was sponsored by Wyckoff Heating & Cooling – serving Central Iowa for over 65 years. Snuggling under blankets together with my family is one of my favorite things to do. I love the cozy memories we create when we are all tucked close together laughing, reading, or watching a movie. But, that idyllic […]
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 […]