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Sesame Street Live: Elmo Makes Music Giveaway {Closed}

Mark your calendar for this once-in-a-lifetime musical event! Elmo, The Count, Cookie Monster, Big Bird, Bert & Ernie and all their funny and furry friends are taking to the stage to share the magical world of music with children. Elmo and his friends will be at the Paramount Theatre in Cedar Rapids for 3 fun-filled […]

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Iowa City Moms Blog’s Mom’s Night Out: Tickets ON SALE NOW!!

That’s right, ladies! Tickets go on sale today for Iowa City Moms Blog’s first MOM’S NIGHT OUT!! Click HERE to buy tickets!! The early-bird ticket price is $10 (plus processing fees) until May 25th, when the ticket price goes up to $15. No tickets will be sold at the door, so BUY YOUR TICKET EARLY!! […]

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GIVEAWAY: My Massage Hero {Closed}

To all of you moms who have watched the giveaways for free massages and thought, “why can’t I win that??”, today is your lucky day! Our Mother’s Day giveaway for today is a FREE 30-minute massage from Joseph at My Massage Hero! Please comment on this post and your name will be entered to win the […]

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Teaching Generosity.

Our family recently decided to sponsor a child through Compassion International.  While my husband was at a concert, he picked up a packet for a little 4 year-old boy from Bolivia named Christhian. Isn’t he adorable? The next day I showed our oldest daughter, who is also 4, the picture of the little boy and […]

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GIVEAWAY: Itsy Bitsy Boutique {Closed}

Yes, that’s right! Back by popular demand (and in honor of Mother’s Day)….another giveaway from Itsy Bitsy Boutique!  If you still haven’t gone to Itsy Bitsy and shopped, you MUST go there soon!  Itsy is “a part Etsy-inspired fun gifts and accessories boutique, and part children’s clothing resale store in North Liberty Iowa”.  They have ADORABLE […]

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GIVEAWAY: Children’s Portrait Session from Sarah Nebel Photography {Closed}

WOW, mamas!! You definitely don’t want to miss out on this giveaway!!  Today we are excited to give away a Children’s Portrait Session (up to 3 children) from Sarah Nebel Photography!! ($150 value) Sarah is the photographer who took the fabulous pictures of our Iowa City Moms Blog contributor team. She also did AMAZING family […]

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The “Joys” of Pumping at Work

Every new nursing mom has to pump at some point.  Whether it is because your baby has a bad latch or you want to be away for more than a few hours, you need to plan ahead and express your milk.  I began to pump very early on (at the hospital) because little miss was […]

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