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It’s officially summer! The kids are out of school, the days are long, and the pools are open. Des Moines is a great place to be in the summer! We’re looking forward to the Celebrate Waukee Festival, Grimes Governors Days, Des Moines Arts Festival, and more. We hope you use this guide to get out […]
My name is Summer and I have a confession. It’s a real struggle for me to let my daughter just be… bored. I think about my childhood compared to hers; there was A LOT of down time during mine. We didn’t have cable (or Netflix or an iPad, etc.). We didn’t have a Nintendo (I’m […]
It’s May and for a lot of us that means exciting travel plans with the family! Whether it’s a quick road trip or a bigger adventure, here are 10 packing tips to make traveling with kiddos a little easier! 5 Must-haves 1. Snack bags We all know the importance of snacks when traveling, even if […]
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 […]
For nearly a decade, all I have done is operate at 110%. Between surviving years of medical training, birthing and parenting, keeping my marriage and myself in tact, and relocating again and again, it’s been a lot. I’m not complaining. I’m just being honest. If you asked me to do it all again, I probably […]
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.
This guide to Des Moines Summer Camps is a comprehensive guide to all summer camps in Des Moines.
In our minds, indoor play time is a necessity. Check out our extensive resource of indoor play and activities in Des Moines, updated for 2017. The Indoor Play Guide is a paid advertising opportunity, brought to you in collaboration with our presenting sponsor Backyard Adventures of Iowa. If you are interested in being a featured […]