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#1 of 4 Old 10-12-2010, 01:56 PM - Thread Starter
 
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Hi Ames IA mamas,
I am attending a business meeting in Ames next week and my mom is coming with me to care for my 6-month-old for 2 days. Any recommendations on what she could do with him during the day? Baby-friendly parks, cafes, gym classes... even a mall for walking if the weather is bad???

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She may have better luck driving down to the Des Moines area (only 30 min. away) unless you need to keep her close for nursing and such.

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Don't know what your dates are/were... North Grand mall is decent for walking. there are several nice parks. The Iowa Arboretum is fairly close (maybe 15 miles). Rieman Gardens at Iowa state is awesome.

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oooh, that garden at ISU is perfect - we will be staying right next to campus. Thanks SO much!
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