how our lives have changed since COVID-19 family looking off into the sunset

How Our Lives Have Changed Since COVID-19

When I was first asked to guest post on the QC Moms blog my first thought was, “What can I possibly say that hasn’t been said already?” While our family dynamic and the nature of my husband’s work in the medical field places us in a category of increased risk of COVID-19, we aren’t extremely […]

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podcasts for kids

Podcasts for Kids

I’m a huge lover of podcasts, I listen to them while in the car, while cooking, & while getting in a walk. They can be informative, funny, and great entertainment. Sometimes though, the podcasts I listen to aren’t always kid friendly. Thankfully there are podcasts just for kids that parents can enjoy too! I personally […]

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In quarantine


This is some intense mothering. Like most of you, I haven’t left the house in weeks. The things I have learned in quarantine do help me recognize the good when those inevitable moments come when  I’m feeling awful.  I haven’t mothered this intensely and non-stop since my three maternity leaves with babies who wouldn’t take […]

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Quad Cities Easter Egg Hunt 2020

Quad Cities Easter Egg Hunt (Safely)

Our usual egg hunts are canceled this year, and yet, with a little help from our friends, we can still celebrate with a neighborhood Quad Cities wide egg hunt, safely, in social distance style! Encourage your Quad City neighborhoods to participate in a Quad Cities Egg Hunt. How It Works Download and print the Easter egg […]

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