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Budget Blinds of Greater Des Moines Review

We built a new home last year and decorating our new space has been fun. I adore scouring Pinterest and Houzz for the newest home trends. I can make any excuse to shop for new home decor. There isn’t much about dreaming, designing, and executing I don’t enjoy. Except I don’t “do” window coverings…. I can’t tell […]

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Moms after Dark

Sometimes after I get the last of my three kids in bed, not necessarily sleeping, but IN bed, my husband and I look at each other with a knowing look—a look of excitement, full of possibility. It’s time for… Wait. What should we do with this magical time that we are, after much hard work, […]

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Children & Families of Iowa KidsFest 2015: March 6-8, 2015 + Giveaway

It is time for Kidsfest 2015! Your family will love all the fun happening next weekend at the Iowa State Fairgrounds! Event Details Friday, March 6: 6-9 p.m. Saturday, March 7: 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Sunday, March 8: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Iowa State Fairgrounds Varied Industries Building. Click for map Cost: $7.50 per person (kids under […]

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Farm Baby Foods: Featured Business Highlight + Giveaway

Thinking back to when my daughter was young, one of my biggest frustrations time-suckers was making my own baby food. I had the beloved Vitamix, I had the local produce, I just needed the time…. Which is why when I first learned about local mama Julie Burrough’s Farm Baby Foods I couldn’t be more excited for our community! […]

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February Meetup at First Family Church in Ankeny

Meetup Details When: Friday, February 27 Where: First Family Church, 317 SE Magazine Road, Ankeny Time: 10 a.m. to noon What to Bring: Balls and indoor games, snacks/lunch Free Admission!!! First Family Church is now taking up residence in the building previously occupied by Sports University, and they kept some of the courts! Lucky for us, […]

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