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DIY Summer Party

Summer’s just around the corner and now is the perfect time to start planning a party! When asked by Skinnygirl Cocktails (so happy to announce I’m a Skinnygirl Cocktails Insider now) to sample their spring innovations, I threw together a “mix and mingle” to try out the products they gave me. It was a good excuse to get some friends together, […]

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Skinnygirl® Oscar Party

Girls’ night out, watching an awards show, wearing a new dress, and walking in high heels? Not things this mama does very often! But last Sunday I teamed up with Skinnygirl® Cocktails and threw an Oscar Party to connect with some great ladies in the Quad Cities! To help with the planning details, I took advantage […]

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freezin’ for a reason

It’s almost been a year since the QCMB Polar Plunge team hit the icy cold waters of Wick’s Lake in Rock Island to raise money for Special Olympics Illinois.  We were freezin’ for a reason and this year I’d like to invite you to join in on the fun!  The 2nd Annual Law Enforcement Torch […]

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registration is open!

The glitz, glam, and gowns! Tickets are now available for the next Quad City Moms Blog event! We’re rolling out the red carpet for a Girls Night Out! Fueled by Skinnygirl® Cocktails! Sunday, February 24, 2013 6:00pm Pure Hair Studio ***Get your ticket here!*** We’ll be collecting new or gently used work appropriate accessories to provide […]

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going solo

There are many times that I love to be alone. At night when I tuck my kids in bed, my husband is still at work and I get to pick up a book I’ve had to neglect all day because of you know-cooking, cleaning, being the mom taxi, etc. I relish the thought of curling […]

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’tis the season for… stress!

My To Do List Before December 25th: Breathe, breathe, breathe Confirm that I will be hosting Christmas this year (Yikes!) Send the invitation e-mail with details – try to accommodate everyone’s schedule  and then plan another Christmas for the other side of the family Make appointments to have the carpets cleaned, the dog groomed, my […]

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Mamas Night Out: FAQ

We are so excited for Monday’s Mamas Night Out at Blackhawk Bowl & Martini Lounge!  Just in case you have a few questions, here are the details! Where is it? Blackhawk Bowl & Martini Lounge is located in the lower level of Hotel Blackhawk.  The address is 200 East 3rd Street, Davenport, Iowa 52801. The […]

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Get A New Outfit for the MNO!

1. If you haven’t signed up for the next Mamas Night Out at the Blackhawk Bowl & Martini Lounge on October 15- SIGN UP TODAY! 2. Give your yoga pants a rest and buy a fancy new outfit at Mint Green Boutique! Mint Green Boutique is offering all QCMB readers 30% off any 1 item […]

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Mamas Night Out {Registration Open}

  It’s time to register for the next Quad City Moms Blog Mamas Night Out at the Blackhawk Bowl & Martini Lounge on October 15!  Put your yoga pants away for the night and get your husband, babysitter, or mother-in-law on the calendar, pick out (or go shopping for) a fancy outfit, and prepare to […]

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