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Santa Claus is coming to town! Join Quad City Moms Blog for a morning of fun! Milk & Cookies with Santa! Tuesday, December 8th 9:30am – 11:00am Meet Santa! Enjoy delicious cookies and food! Moms, refuel with a hot cup of Coffee! Decorate a ‘Cookies for Santa’ plate! Make a gingerbread house! High-five Santa’s cow […]

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We’ve put together a list of fun & family-friendly activities to keep your family busy this holiday season. In our 2015 Quad City Holiday Event Guide, you’ll find Festive Events, Santa Sightings, Parades, Choreographed Light Shows, Christmas Tree Farms, Musical Performances, The Best QCA Sledding Hills, Skiing Slopes, and Races. There’s a little bit of everything to entertain the […]

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Check out these fun things to do in the Quad Cities this fall! From Pumpkin Patches to trick-or-treating times to Fall races, you’ll find lots of family friendly activities below. Let us know if we’re missing anything! COUNTRY CORNER ADDRESS: 5333 US-150, Alpha, IL 61413 {Two miles north of Alpha on Route 150 halfway between Galesburg and […]

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When you add a new baby to the picture, things can get crazy.  I thought I would be a pro this time at managing everything considering I’ve done it twice before. But before I knew it, the exhaustion had set in and I was spending all my time nursing, changing diapers or catching a quick […]

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community support

I know there are a number of support groups out there, so many that I cannot even begin to put a number on it.  But I just want to give a shout out to all the Quad Citians who support individuals that face challenges, especially the kids in our community that have disabilities or are […]

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real moms of the quad cities: meet laura

Editor’s Note:  Here’s the next in our series celebrating Quad City moms like you. This week, we are sharing a peek into the lives and hearts of local moms. These moms have vastly different lives, experiences and challenges.  But they are also a powerful reminder that while while we have differences, we also have a lot in common. We are Real Moms of the […]

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5 quick curb appeal tips from Ruhl&Ruhl

If you’ve watched a single HGTV show, you know the power of curb appeal. Outdoor decor can help a home stand out and attract potential buyers. It can literally help sell your home. Maybe you aren’t ready to sell your house today, but that doesn’t mean you can’t consider how to make your outdoor space special. And summer is a great […]

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help us support a local charity!

The Quad Cities has been greatly impacted by the Living Land & Waters charity, and QCMB is thrilled to participate in the “You Share. We Share.” program sponsored by SUBWAY® Restaurants and Social Moms. From now through August 31st, SUBWAY® Restaurants are partnering with local charities to give back to their communities. When you eat […]

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