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WHAT TO DO AT FEJERVARY PARK

Editor’s note: Are you looking for fun, new things to do in the Quad Cities? Look no further than our local parks. They are truly a treasure – and we are excited to be sharing some of our favorites over the next few months. Our friends at Davenport Parks and Recreation will be sharing some […]

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THE MAGIC OF SUMMER CAMP

We love partnering with local businesses to share relevant information with our local moms! As part of this process, we received something of value to write this post. The freedom of summer is inching upon us and I can already feel my shoulders relax a bit. The kids can sleep in. They can stay up […]

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BLOOM 2018 | EVENT RECAP

Our third annual Bloom event has come and gone. It was a wonderful evening to celebrate over 150 new and expecting mommas.  This was one of 40 Bloom events across the country - and it was a huge success. Thanks to each of you who joined us this year.  (Thanks to Giraffe Photography for all the wonderful photos! Check [...]
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QUESO AND GUAC GRILLED CHICKEN BURGERS

This post was republished with permission from Ally’s Sweet and Savory   These Queso and Guac Grilled Chicken Burgers need to be on your menu.   Beyond the major holidays, Thanksgiving and Christmas and all of their delicious foods, the food that surrounds May 5th, Cinco de Mayo, are some of my absolute favorites.   […]

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FREE SUMMER FUN IN THE QUAD CITIES

Free.  F-R-E E. FREE!! What an amazing, beautiful word, especially to a mama of children about to be set loose and ready for summer activities! So bookmark this list, jot it all down in your calendar and get ready for some free summer fun in our lovely Quad Cities.  MOVIES Bettendorf Movie in the Park  […]

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ENJOY MUSIC ON THE LEVEE THIS SUMMER

Are you looking for fun summer events that the whole family will enjoy and won’t break the bank? Aren’t we all? One of my family’s favorite things to do in the summer is to rock out to outdoor concerts. It’s an awesome way to check out new-to-us musicians. That means it’s fun for mom and […]

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TURN YOUR HIKE INTO A LEARNING ADVENTURE

Note from QCMB: We love sharing stories and ideas that may help you as a parent. And today, we’re thrilled to share some thoughts from a local mom! Thanks to Leslee Cook, community impact manager at United Way of the Quad Cities (and local mom),  for sharing this post about getting active and learning with your kids!  As a […]

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2018 QUAD CITY SUMMER CAMP GUIDE

It’s Memorial Day – the unofficial first day of summer for most school-aged kids in the Quad Cities. We are all excited about fun in the sun, but some parents may also be dreading the inevitable “boredom” that kids run into with so many free hours in the day. And while school may be out, […]

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SWEET KALE CHOPPED SALAD WITH POPPY SEED DRESSING

This post was republished with permission from Ally’s Sweet and Savory I flipping love summer. I love the warm days, the cool drinks, lazily reading a book, making last minute plans with friends, the feeling of not having to rush out the door every morning and the food. I do not love having these wonderful […]

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