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HOW TO MAKE TIME FOR WHAT MATTERS

Do you ever have days of self-reflection where you don’t know if you really made an impact on the world around you? As parents, I think we can agree we are influencing our immediate environment considering we are raising the future generation. But sometimes, self-doubt creeps in. Years ago before I was a busy mom, before I had […]

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FOOD TRUCKS IN THE QUAD CITIES

Food trucks are becoming popular in the Quad Cities and QCMB is excited because we want to eat ALL. THE. FOOD! Let us know if we’re missing something on the list that you love! *Be sure to check each food truck’s Facebook page for updates on location and time! FOOD TRUCK EVENTS Every Tuesday in September the […]

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LILACS AND JUSTIN TIMBERLAKE: COPING WITH DEATH AT 40

My mother was diagnosed with lung cancer just over 3 years ago, a consequence of years of smoking. Due to the severity (or lack of) of the cancer and her previous medical condition, her doctor suggested radiation only. She sailed through the treatments, and was told by her oncologist that she would live a long […]

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WE LOVE THE CHOREMONSTER APP!

Disclosure: This post is sponsored by ChoreMonster, a free app designed to help families simplify chores and make them fun for kids. Our review and opinions are completely our own.  Pick up your room! Put your clothes IN the laundry basket! Put your dishes away! Clean up your toys! Don’t leave your towel on the floor! Am […]

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