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Chef Class now in afternoon session too


Posted by Amanda | Posted in Uncategorized | Posted on 07-03-2011

The Little Chefs program on Thursday mornings has added an afternoon session as well!

Check out March’s menu:


Gingerbread Houses RM Library 12/15


Posted by Amanda | Posted in Event, Uncategorized | Posted on 22-11-2010

Decorate Gingerbread Houses at the Rancho Mirage Library

Wednesday, December 15
71-100 Hwy 111, Rancho Mirage

Enhance your holiday! Join us as we decorate tasty gingerbread houses. Pre-registration is required. There are two seatings available: 5:30 – 6:15 p.m. and 6:30 – 7:15 p.m. Registration begins on December 1. Call or visit the Children’s Desk to register for this popular annual event.

via Rancho Mirage Public Library – Current Programs For Kids.

Jadabugs has Re-Opened


Posted by Amanda | Posted in Uncategorized | Posted on 19-11-2010

Anna Geiger, new owner of the Jadabug’s Baby Boutique wrote in to let us now she is now open for business!

Jadabug’s Baby Boutique, Now Open in La Quinta

We are a one stop shop for moms and babies that offer a wide range of products and services. We are excited to bring to the desert the most hip and trendy items in the market including a great selection of earth-friendly gifts and accessories.

Jadabugs is not just a boutique, it is also a parenting resource center offering a free lactation clinic and breastfeeding support, child-birthing classes and more. Our family of childbirth educators, doulas, midwives, lactation specialists, baby wearing educators, cloth diapering gurus, herbalists, friendly grannies, decorators, and loving souls are here to assist the local moms in creating the most Elysian experience possible in bringing their little love bug into the world.

It’s so nice to have a resource like this back in the desert!  You can also check them out on the web at http://www.jadabugs.com/

4th Annual Fall Family Festival 11/13


Posted by Amanda | Posted in Event, Uncategorized | Posted on 25-10-2010

For Moms and Babies & Jadabugs Baby Boutique are presenting the 4th Annual Fall Family Festival on November 13th, 2010 in Old Town La Quinta. Our goal with this fun and informative event is to create community and to raise awareness of all the great programs and family oriented services available in the Coachella Valley and surrounding area. Vendor spaces are available. If you are interested in a space, please contact us at info@formomsandbabies.com.

Harvest Fun Fair 10/29


Posted by Amanda | Posted in Uncategorized | Posted on 23-10-2010

Harvest Fun Fair
Southwest Community Church
Featuring Safe Trick or Treating bounce house. Carnival-style games, food and candy. For families with children thru 5th grade.
Friday Night Oct 29th 5 pm – 8 pm
77-701 Fred Waring Drive Palm Desert
Free Donations of canned goods or nonperishable food items accepted