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Best Family Theater in Des Moines This Fall – 2019 Edition

Best Family Theater in Des Moines This Fall – 2019 Edition

Fall marks the start of a new season at local theatres in Des Moines and it’s a great time to...

Pumpkin Patches Near Des Moines – 2019 Edition

Pumpkin Patches Near Des Moines – 2019 Edition

Nothing says fall (or Halloween) quite like a pumpkin. When these festive gourds start appearing on front stoops and in...

Apple Orchards Near Des Moines – 2019 Edition

Apple Orchards Near Des Moines – 2019 Edition

Starting just after Labor Day weekend and continuing through the fall, orchards in Central Iowa offer families the chance to...

Des Moines Fall Arts & Craft Shows Guide – 2019 Edition

Des Moines Fall Arts & Craft Shows Guide – 2019 Edition

This time of year, arts and crafts shows take place all around the greater Des Moines area, from church fairs...

Des Moines Fall Festival Guide – 2019 Edition

Des Moines Fall Festival Guide – 2019 Edition

The air is crisp, the apples are almost ripe, and the fall festival season is about to get underway! We’ve...

Family-Friendly Places to Watch Football in Des Moines

Family-Friendly Places to Watch Football in Des Moines

Sure, as autumn leaves change color, baseball season quickly becomes football season. Armchair quarterbacks eager to watch the big game...

Best of the Season
September 2019: Des Moines Kid n’ Play List

September 2019: Des Moines Kid n’ Play List

Summer is wrapping up, the weather is starting to cool down, and, let’s face it, most kids are bummed that...

Des Moines Area Tutoring Centers

Des Moines Area Tutoring Centers

It’s Back-to-School time! (I know, I’m just as bummed as the kids). A new year, a new teacher and a...

A Few Ways to Extend Your Summer Fun

A Few Ways to Extend Your Summer Fun

Summer is admittedly, my favorite season of the year.  And, it seems like, as soon as school starts, everyone is...

Back To School Organization Tips for Kids and Parents

Back To School Organization Tips for Kids and Parents

It’s hard to believe that the summer of 2019 is nearing the end and it’s almost time to go back...

Best Shave Ice Spots in Des Moines

Best Shave Ice Spots in Des Moines

As the summer temps go up, a sweet cold treat always hits the spot. Next time you’re looking for something...

7 Tips for Camping with Kids

7 Tips for Camping with Kids

In the mood to get away and enjoy the great outdoors? Camping can be a fun inexpensive summer getaway, but...