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QCMB EASTER EGG HUNT ROUND-UP | 2017

Easter is just a short couple weeks away and I am super excited to share lots of fun family events coming up soon. We have rounded up all of the event information you need for one fantastic, egg-hunting, candy-stuffing holiday!  Easter Egg Hunts – Iowa  Dahl’s Ford’s 5th Annual Easter Egg Hunt Davenport, Iowa Sunday, April […]

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6 BENEFITS OF GIRLS IN SPORTS

She shoots. She Scores. I have so much love watching my girls out on the court.  I am a proud momma of three girls, who play sports and love to sweat it out. From softball, to basketball, to the volleyball courts, to dancing on the stage, I love cheering loud for my girls.  And besides […]

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FIRE SAFETY AT HOME | OUR FAMILY EMERGENCY PLAN

Recently my kindergartner came home from school telling me all about a visit from a fireman at school that afternoon.  She was extremely excited to tell me she had homework.  That “homework” ended up being a checklist of things to do to create a family emergency plan that prepare us for an emergency.  Well, this would be easy, […]

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CAMPING WITH KIDS

  It’s summer and time to dust off the tent and head to your nearest camp ground! Camping with kids can be challenging but also loads of fun.  When our family camps we are entertaining children from tween to toddler.  While my youngest calls playing in a mud puddle, “the BEST day ever”, our oldest feigns […]

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when you carry a lifeand it's there and thengone, a part of your soul dies. forever.-casey weigand (1)

DEAR MAMA WHO JUST MISCARRIED

Dear Mama, I am sorry. Yesterday you were pregnant. You were dreaming about what color to paint the nursery. And then she was gone. You lost a part of yourself.   A part you can never get back. How do I know? It’s been 8 years since my last miscarriage, but I still feel each […]

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EGGSTRA – SPECIAL EASTER ROUNDUP

  Easter Craft Round-Up: Messy and Mess-Free Easter Eggs Confetti Easter Eggs Colorful Playtime Pasta using an Egg Dye Kit Easter Peep Sushi Check out our Pinterest Easter Board for more great ideas on Crafts and Easter Related Fun!   Holiday Posts: A Stress-Free Easter  How to Cook with those leftover Easter Eggs   Easter […]

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WHEN BOYS LIKE GIRLS

Mothers lock up your daughters. My son has recently started being interested in girls.  Gone are the “cooties” and in its place there is smiles when he talks about certain girls.  Questions of “How do I get a girl to like me?” are starting to be asked.  Warning, Warning.  Red alarms are going off.  From his […]

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8 DADDY DAUGHTER DATES

My oldest and youngest are definitely daddy’s girls.  Mommy is chopped liver when dad comes home.  They hold on to his every word and LOVE one on one time with him.  So my husband makes a special effort to have dates with each girl a couple times each year.  These are highly anticipated days where they […]

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The Best Of

THE BEST OF QCMB : TOP 10 POSTS OF 2015

2015 was truly an extraordinary year for Quad City Moms Blog.  We have grown and are so honored by being a source for so many moms in the Quad City area. To end 2015 on a high note, we wanted to share our 10 most popular blog posts from the past year.  We hope you enjoy re-visiting them […]

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