Breakfast Rut

Breakfast Rut

At 7:00 am I wake up to two children next to my bed. Eli knows I need my glasses so he tries to slide them up my nose while Evie pulls my blankets off.  I stumble into the kitchen (usually tripping on toys I didn’t pick up the night before), Eli opens the refrigerator, and […]

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Painting Over Blue

Painting Over Blue

I come to you with my current baby dilemma. Baby # 2’s room happened to be baby boy blue when we moved in. As we start thinking about preparing the room for baby, we ask ourselves, “Should we paint over the blue?”  At two of our ultrasounds we got results that it will be another girl, […]

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Welcome Sarah Sunstrom Photography

Welcome Sarah Sunstrom Photography

Today we are showcasing our new sponsor Sarah Sunstrom photography. Sarah was gracious enough to do a photo shoot with the Mama’s of QCMB and we had many laughs and good times during the shoot. Sarah will be at our first Mama’s Night Out as well so if you are in the market for some […]

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Minivan Toybox

Minivan Toybox

This one goes out to all you minivan families out there. I haven’t admitted publicly yet, but a few months ago I joined the ranks of minivan driving Moms. I did swear to myself I would NEVER be that mom, but I started begging to join the club when I got pregnant with my third! […]

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Registration OPEN for Mama's Night Out!

Registration OPEN for Mama’s Night Out!

Need a night out without the kids and/or hubby? Want to meet some new mama’s in the area? Then make sure to register for Quad City Mom’s Blog first Mama’s Night Out. Visit this link to register. Spots are limited to 25.  http://quadcitymomsblogmno.eventbrite.com/ Can’t wait to see you all!    

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MAMA'S NIGHT OUT

MAMA’S NIGHT OUT

Good Morning Mama’s Today we have some great information about our 1st Mama’s Night Out. Date: August 25th 2011 Time: 6:00-8:00 P.M. Location: The Grape Life Davenport, Iowa.  Whether you’re shopping for a bottle of your favorite wine or just looking to enjoy a nice glass of wine in a chillin’ atmosphere, the Grape Life […]

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Hardest Part of the Day

Hardest Part of the Day

{Erin}   Well I would say during the night when I should be sleeping and I am awake is my least favorite time of the day/night. Recently in my pregnancy I have started to get really uncomfortable in bed and don’t sleep more than two-hour stretches. I have been plagued with leg cramps, frequent trips to the bathroom, […]

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Playgroup Recap

Playgroup Recap

THANK YOU Mamas for coming out and supporting Quad City Moms Blog!! We loved seeing the park fill with you and your babes and can’t wait for more get togethers!  As you can see from the pictures, the kids had a great time and stayed busy meeting new friends, playing with bubbles, creating art, singing, and having fun on the playground. Tune into […]

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When the Baby Comes Home, What's Next?

When the Baby Comes Home, What’s Next?

Good Morning Mama’s, Hope you are doing well and enjoying this change of weather. Today I come to you with another FIRST TIME MAMA thought/anxious feeling/question: Once the baby and I come home, what will happen????I am list maker and everyday I start with a to-do list and work to have it completed everyday and […]

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DIY | Hairbows

DIY | Hairbows

I love having a girl to make hair bows for!  I have to admit though, I usually make bows for gifts and never add to my daughter’s collection!  So today I made this one especially for her!     Cut three 5-inch pieces of ribbon.           Find the center, fold a […]

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32 weeks and 6 days

32 weeks and 6 days

My phone app reminds me that I have 7 weeks and 1 day to go (only 50 days) until my due date! I am ready, and then again, I’m not ready for baby #2’s arrival.  I can’t say I’m not excited for the arrival for her, but it’s weird, it doesn’t feel as exciting as […]

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