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Grow It: Bouquet Beauty

There is lovely magic in a bouquet of fresh flowers. Even a petite vase filled with bright-eyed daisies posses has a special air about it. We’ve all witnessed flower power—such as when a bouquet captures your attention and momentarily takes your mind and your eye away from the cheddar fish crackers peaking out from under […]

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Preparing Kindergartener for School

Tips for Preparing Your Kindergartener For School

Hello Mom of 2013-2014 Kindergarteners! It’s an exciting time as families prepare to bring their children to kindergarten, whether it’s your first time or if you’ve experienced this multiple times.  Celebrate whenever you can and pass on the excitement  for school.  You might celebrate with a special family song and dance, new crayons or a […]

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Foodie Friday: “Guys in the Kitchen.” {Recipe: Cinnamon Roll Cake}

{Today Iowa City Moms Blog is starting a new series entitled Foodie Friday. We’re starting off the series with a recipe prepared by Gabe Claussen, the husband of our lovely contributor, Tara. Why? Because there is simply nothing better than seeing your GUY IN THE KITCHEN!!! So save this recipe to your favorites, pin it […]

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Tips for an Enjoyable Vacation with Kids: How to Keep them Healthy and Happy

*A special thank-you to our guest blogger, Kendra Thornton, for sharing these tips with us today!* Are you planning a big trip this summer?  Are you worried about how the kids will handle the drive, activity and being away from home?  The good news is that you don’t have to worry.  These are some steps […]

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