St. Paddy’s Day Fun for Kids

St. Paddy's Day Fun for Kids ** This post may contain affiliate links. Holidays in our home are always so much fun. I love to be a little extra when it comes to Halloween, Christmas, Valentine's Day, and yes, even St. Paddy's Day. I am not even going to pretend that I think of all these fun ideas on my own. Over the past several months I have fallen in love with some amazing, creative...

Monthly Magic Delivered to Your Inbox

Monthly Magic Delivered to Your Inbox Amelia has always been my artsy, crafty, hands-on child. She has always asked to paint or do a craft. It was super easy for me to just grab whatever art supplies and let her go to town. Pinterest has been great, but it can be overwhelming to search for something to do and then gather all the supplies. If you are like me, I tend to fall down the...

Let Your Child Discover Their Authenticity

Let Your Child Discover Their Authenticity I’ll admit, I’m pretty sure I was destined to be a “girl mom”. Don’t get me wrong, I do love a good adventure and I don’t mind getting sweaty and dirty. But I also LOVE all things fashion, make-up, and shoes and have since I can remember. As I got to know my tiny humans (11 and 7 at the time of this writing), I began to recognize the...

Black History Month | Kerry James Marshall Sculpture Located in Des Moines, Iowa

Black History Month | Kerry James Marshall Sculpture Located in Des Moines, Iowa Hello! I am so excited to welcome you to the first of many mini-lessons here on Des Moines Parent, brought to you by me, Willow Huber of Salix Kids. I hope these lessons give you and your family fun and worthwhile things to do, talk about and learn.   All images in this post were gathered from The Greater Des Moines Public...

Rhea Lana’s West Des Moines 2021 Spring Consignment Sale

Rhea Lana's West Des Moines 2021 Spring Consignment Sale If you are anything like me you may have an area of your home filled with old children's clothes, toys, and more. Over the past year, this pandemic has provided endless amounts of time for me to purge and clean my children's rooms and now I am sitting on all these items that I know could use some more love. Thankfully, Rhea Lana's West Des Moines...