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The App That’s Saving My Life and Keeping Me Connected To My Mom Friends

My mom friends keep me sane, but when my schedule gets extra busy, unfortunately, the first thing to go are my walks, coffee dates, and girls’ nights out. That leaves me feeling disconnected and longing for the moments of encouragement, laughter, and venting those gatherings bring. I’m always on the hunt for strategies and tools […]

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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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