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Grandparents: Give a Jar of Memories | Des Moines Moms Blog

Give a Jar of Memories

If the parents/grandparents in your life are like those in mine, they are hard to shop for! My husband’s parents especially seem to have everything they could ever need or want, and they usually say they don’t want gifts anyway. They both turn 70 this year, so we all (six siblings, five spouses, and seven […]

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newborn Brooklynn

In 10 Years

My baby girl. In 10 years… She will be half-grown. She will pick out her own clothes, read her own menu, and will (hopefully) have hair. She will have her own friends. Her own agenda. Her own definition of right and wrong. She will think her friends are smarter than me. Cooler than me. Better […]

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