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An Open Letter to Our Sisterhood | Des Moines Moms Blog

An Open Letter to Our Sisterhood

Dear Des Moines Moms Blog, Thank you so much for the opportunity to be with you today. Typically, I would have to submit a query letter, a cover letter, a proposal, and/or my DNA. Thankfully, you replied with just a solid, “We’d be honored to have you.” I love you for that. Although, I must […]

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Market-to-Market: A Different Spin on Girlfriend Bonding!

I think women are always looking for little getaways or ways to connect with their girlfriends! I love a good shopping trip or beach vacation, BUT I also love to BE ACTIVE with friends (and to get involved in local events. There is something about getting your “blood pumping” together that is particularly bonding! So, […]

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My Word for 2016: Rejoice | Des Moines Moms Blog

My Word for 2016: Rejoice

I’ve never been a big fan of making New Year’s resolutions. While I do like setting goals for myself, for some reason the idea of creating a resolution of something I will or will not do in a year (I have failed to quit biting my fingernails for decades!) seems to be different. I like […]

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The Power of Support

Although Spanx are a glorious thing, and can make us women feel a bit more powerful, I am not talking about them. Today, I am reflecting on how instrumental healthy support systems have been throughout my life, and this year in particular. I’m also realizing that not everyone has all these groups present or active in […]

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