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Couples massages, off-site massages, appointments with Jill’s colleagues, and last-minute massages need to be scheduled via phone.  Call 515-270-0030. 

Massage therapy not only helps you feel great, it has been shown to improve your health. Welcome to Serenity Massage. We want to meet you and help you take essential steps along your health journey.
The approach to massage therapy by Jill Ellsworth, LMT, BS, and owner, is unique, tailored to your individual needs and soundly based in professional best practices.


  • Relieve stress.
  • Soothe an injury.
  • Celebrate an event.

These are the basics of massage therapy applied to YOUR life or the lives of those important to you.
Make an appointment.  Purchase a gift certificate.  You will be glad you did.

Improved Health!
Experience a new level of health through regular massage therapy. We offer a VIP Wellness Program (12 1-hour sessions per year) and a Value Wellness Program (45-minute massages on a regular basis for reduced prices). Ask Jill for details! 515-270-0030 or serenitymassage@q.com

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A Word From Jill

To celebrate Cyber Monday, Serenity Massage will donate $10 to Easter Seals Iowa for every one-hour gift certificate purchased.  Purchase $100 or more in gift certificates, and Serenity Massage will donate $20 to Easter Seals Iowa.  Gift the gift of relaxation, and help people with special needs become more independent! Click Buy Gift Certificate Now to easily breeze through your holiday shopping! -Jill
Happy Black Friday! Purchase a one-hour massage gift certificate and receive a FREE soft-cover Buster and the Beans book that Jill wrote about her dog and green bean gardening. Reading is one of the best gifts you can give a child (or adult if they don’t know how to read. So is massage therapy. Buster agrees! Call Jill at 515-270-0030 or click Buy Gift Certificate Now at www.SerenityMassageDM.com to purchase. If you purchase online, be sure and email Jill at serenitymassage@q.com with your mailing address so she can send you your book!
Count your blessings!
We will not be accepting appointments this Thursday 11/25.  Have a blessed Thanksgiving with loved ones! -Jill
Be who you are and say what you feel, for those who mind don’t matter and those who matter don’t mind. -Dr. Seuss
We are repeatedly what we do.  Excellence, therefore, is not an act but a habit.  -Aristotle
Stretching is underrated.  AND there are so many ways to find stretches online – from yoga to instructed stretches by a PT; I always start with youtube. Taking a stretch break is a great gift you can give yourself.
Being grateful is a component of well-being.  Grateful activity suggestion:  write a letter to a loved one naming everything you are thankful for about this person.  Read it to him/her in person.  Have tissues handy, as tears of joy can flow. -Jill
Are you planning an office party for your workplace?  Add wellness to the mix – onsite chair massages feel great and are great for one’s health! Call 515-270-0030 for a quote and let your stress melt away. 
Thank a Veteran today!
Please call (or indicate in the comments if scheduling online) for couples massage appointments.  Calling is best to ensure another massage therapist is available as the online calendar only show’s Jill’s availability.  Thank you!
Studies show people are happier when they enjoy experiences together rather than things.  A couples massage is the perfect way to get healthier and to relax together! Please give as much notice as possible when scheduling as coordinating 4 schedules is easier said than done. -Jill
I alone cannot change the world. But I can cast a stone across waters to create many ripples.  -Mother Theresa
Being grateful is a component of well-being. In this month of Thanksgiving, try writing down something each day you are grateful. Share it with someone. Take the happiness challenge! Notice if your mood changes.    -Jill
Did you know that if a doctor recommends you receive massage therapy that you can use any Health Savings Account (HSA) or Flex Savings Account (FSA) dollars you may have? Many employees make decisions about how much money to set aside in these accounts this time of year.  Ask Jill or your accountant if you have questions.
An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure. -Benjamin Franklin
Are you celebrating an event, like a wedding anniversary?  A couples massage is a perfect way to relax together.  Advance notice is appreciated as coordinating 4 people’s schedules can be a challenge 🙂  Call 515-270-0030 for these appointments. We also have gift certificates!
Integrity is doing the right thing, even when no one is looking.  -C.S. Lewis
If you can dream it, you can do it.  -Walt Disney
Nourish your mind, body, spirit and emotional health with Reiki! A Reiki session is done fully-clothed, making it convenient to do off-site or at Serenity Massage.  Experience a peaceful, easy feeling!  -Jill
Need less chaos and more peace in your life?  Perhaps meditation is for you. Jill will come to your workplace and lead a meditation class if paired with onsite chair massages (example: meditation from 12:30-1 & chair massages from 1-3). Give Jill a call at 515-270-0030 to discuss options and pursue a peace journey!  
We must BE the change we wish to see in the world.  -Ghandi
Massage therapy has been known to help with mental and emotional health as well as physical health.  Ask about our VIP Wellness Plan where you can earn perks by getting regular massage therapy!  -Jill