Kaitlyn Swaim

Kaitlyn Swaim
Kaitlyn is the owner of Cedar Rapids Moms Blog and is an Iowa girl who has been married to her husband, Joshua, since 2007! She’s a busy work-at-home mama to their 5 children: 3 girls and 2 boys! A true Hawkeye, she graduated from the University of Iowa with her Bachelor’s degree in Psychology, something that comes in handy on a daily basis while trying to raise 5 kids! Her favorite things to do include spending time with her family, cheering on the Hawkeyes, reading a good book, shopping (of course!), and checking out all the activities the Corridor has to offer!
Surviving Kids Close in Age

Living with Littles: Tips for Surviving Having Kids Close in Age

My youngest son turned 15 1/2 months this week. The same age my daughter was when we brought his brother home from the hospital. Looking at him now, my husband and I marvel, "How...
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ICMB’s 3rd Annual Moms Morning Out: Meet the Experts

Iowa City Moms Blog is thrilled to be partnering with The Family Dental Center for Bloom: our 3rd Annual Moms Morning Out event!! This year we are partnering with City Moms Blog Network to...

Get Tickets Now for Bloom: ICMB’s 3rd Annual Moms Morning Out!

Join Iowa City Moms Blog and The Family Dental Center for our 3rd Annual Moms Morning Out on Saturday, April 30th from 10:00-1:00 at the University Club!! {Get tickets here} Who: All Iowa City area mothers What: It...

4 Reasons Why I’m Glad My One-Year-Old Isn’t Walking Yet

"Is your baby walking yet?" I guarantee that if your child is at least 10 months you have heard this question. My baby is 14 months and the answer is "No. Hallelujah!" My first three...
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Mom’s Guide to Indoor Play Places in the Iowa City Area!

Are you looking for a place to take your child to burn off some energy? Maybe somewhere they can run around and play and give your furniture and house a break? The Iowa City...
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Connect with other moms THIS THURSDAY at our Tiny Feet Boutique play date!!

Looking for a chance to meet other local mamas and kiddos?! Here's your chance!! Join us THIS THURSDAY, JANUARY 28TH for our play date at Tiny Feet Boutique & Playspace, part of our Indoor...

“Why did you ____ ?!”

I have 4 kids at home. One is in school, one is 3, one is 11 months, and one is 2 years old. I've lived through 2 year olds twice before. My first was...

We’re taking a holiday break!!

Our team is taking a break this holiday season to spend time with our families!! We'll be back January 4th with all new posts and some exciting event announcements!! To make sure you don't miss out...

8 Ways to Save Money by Shopping at Costco

Moms love Costco. It's evident every time we post a question on our Facebook page about what our readers love to buy there. It's evident in the conversations our Contributor Team has about what we...

Seeking Santa 2015: Where to Visit Santa in the Corridor

Christmas is just around the corner...have you taking your kids to see Santa yet?! Maybe you’re a person who takes their kids multiple times in a season.  Or maybe you’re like me and you...