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Steph Crandall stepmom

Meet Steph Crandall

Hello there Des Moines Moms Blog Readers! I am so excited to be a part of this incredible community! When I saw that DMMB was looking for contributors, I knew I’d love to do it, but I hesitated. See, I don’t always know whether I should consider myself a mom. I’m a step-mom. I had […]

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Erika Stevenson

Meet Erika Stevenson

My name is Erika Stevenson and I’ve been a Des Moines Moms Blog reader for several years. I am so thrilled that I have been invited to become a regular contributor here! I genuinely love the mission to connect Des Moines area moms to each other both online and in person. Allow me to tell […]

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Jorgenson family

Meet Sarah Jorgenson

Hello! I am so excited to be joining a team of some of the most amazing bloggers and moms around! I have been a mama for 9 years, but never really realized the importance of having a network of moms until June of 2016 when I was given a prenatal Down Syndrome diagnosis. I was […]

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Haylie S family

Meet Haylie Steffensmeier

Hello Des Moines’ mamas! For starters, I am SO excited to be part of this group! I can’t wait to learn, love, and live this mommin’ path with you all. As a born and raised central Iowan, I LOVE THIS CITY and take great pride in the diversity, learning opportunities, and family-friendly experiences Des Moines […]

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Liz Smith Family

Meet Liz Smith

Hello mamas of Des Moines! My name is Liz and I’m a mother to Crew, age 2.5. I’m excited to be joining this tribe of authentic and inspiring mothers who are giving of their time to bring together parents in our community. Big thank-you hugs for having me! I grew up in Cedar Rapids and […]

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brittney rutherford DMMB contributor

Meet Brittney Rutherford

Whether it’s Sharpie on the walls, forgetting to pack a school snack, or getting a call from the police that our dog ran away (and we hadn’t noticed yet), I hope to bring you an open, sometimes funny, perspective on motherhood and life in general. I am very much looking forward to getting the opportunity […]

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Liz Johnson

Meet Liz Johnson

I put three things on my “Don’t” list during the well-intentioned yet disingenuous years of my late teens and early twenties: 1. Don’t live in Iowa. 2. Don’t become a teacher. 3. Don’t be a stay-at-home mom. This “Don’t” list has since become the “Do’s” that define my life — and I couldn’t be happier […]

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