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McAlister’s Deli is Coming to Des Moines (And Their $1.99 Kids Meals Are Amazing!)

Get pumped, moms: McAlister’s Deli is headed to Des Moines! McAlister’s is a fast-casual restaurant known for its variety of tasty deli menu options (with large portions!), welcoming environment, Famous Sweet Tea, and my personal fave: $1.99 Kids Meals. When Iowa got its first McAlister’s Deli last October, located in West Des Moines off Mills […]

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Summer Organizing Tips and Tricks

 Summer is in full swing around here, and consequently, we are outside (and back inside…and outside again) ALL. DAY. LONG. I love this season of daily pool trips, sprinklers, mowing, and more…but it all involves a revolving door and the constant dropping and grabbing of stuff inside the entries to our home.  Tips and tricks […]

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Summer is Here: Now What? Tips for What to Eat, Do, and How to Keep Bugs Away

What will my kids eat all summer? What activities should I be planning to keep them busy and off electronics? The bugs – what do I do about them? These are all the questions running through the minds of moms everywhere as summer kicks-off. Rest assured, The Iowa Clinic has your back. What’s Going In Their […]

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