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Five Fun and Free Fall Activities!

Summer is ending and one of the most popular seasons is about to begin! Fall is a time for gathering, harvesting, and family fun. We have ideas for five fun and free activities that are perfect for the fall season! … Continue reading

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Teaching Kids about Needs Vs Wants

“Mommy I want that!”, exclaims your daughter during your weekly shopping trip. She will never forget that one time you decided to splurge and purchase a toy just to see the smile on her rosy face. To make matters worse, … Continue reading

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The Importance of Books for Young Children

A solid foundation is the key to most anything successful in life. Among the top recommendations for children is ample time spent reading with parents, siblings, and on their own. We had to ask, is it really that important? We wanted to … Continue reading

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Best Reviewed Boy & Girl Toys from Melissa & Doug

If you are searching for the coolest toys in opinion of both child and parent, look no further. The Melissa & Doug Toy line is carried by Duck Worth Wearing Ames and Ankeny locations. We’ve done our research to put … Continue reading

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History in the Making Duck Worth Wearing

When shopping at local businesses Duck Worth Wearing and The Loft, you’ll find a few themes worth noting. The stores are not only a place for shoppers to save money, they are a thriving place of employment, and to top it … Continue reading

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The Nutcracker Experience Setting Holiday Traditions

Holidays are full of customs and you may or may not be familiar with one of the most treasured traditions, the Nutcracker ballet. If you’ve never been, you should consider adding this event to your holiday repertoire. We want to … Continue reading

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Duck Worth Wearing’s 2016 Holiday Gift Guide

Eggnog lattes, sparkling lights, and holiday cheer are upon us! Duck Worth Wearing will make your holiday shopping simple and fun. With our two locations in Ames and Ankeny you can double your finds for all the good boys and girls … Continue reading

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