In January, we made the painful decision to put our dog Jake to sleep. We loved him dearly. We knew at that time we would have to explain to Maddie, our oldest, about death on her level. We believe in heaven. On her level, we talked that when daddy came home from work to get Jake, Jake [...]
Erin Haluska: Summer is one of my favorite times of the year! I am a hot weather person that likes to sit outside and soak up every minute of the sun! As a young girl spending my summers with my cousins was such a joy and we would play from the time we woke up [...]
Are you pinning like crazy? Have you started to stock pile supplies for projects? Does your family think your are addicted? If you answered yes to these questions than you are like the millions that are pinning away on Pinterest the virtual pinboard for images that are online. Recently we did a segment on Paula Sands Live [...]
Do you know what these are? At the mama-to-be’s baby shower, guests are asked to help build up the new baby’s diaper supply. I was recently chatting with a friend about these. We were blessed to have two baby shower’s before our little guy was born. And at both of them, the hosts asked guests [...]
The City of Davenport needs YOUR help! Davenport is in a contest to become a Blue Zone. If Davenport wins, the entire Quad Cities wins because Davenport is going to use the benefits of the Blue Zone for all the surrounding cities! Blue Zones are geographically defined areas around the world where people live longer, [...]
Just a little disclaimer, this is a post about Sex. As we mentioned before, having kids changes LOTS of things, our bodies, our hormones, our patience and our love for another human being. For us, it also changed our sex life. Before kids, our marriage was filled with spontaneity, silliness and sex. One of the [...]
Load up the car and head on down to the Freight House for a great day of shopping, and activities with Quad City Moms Blog! Once you are done visiting us the Farmers Market will be in full swing and Fresh Deli by Nostalgic Farms is open and filled with yummy dishes to try!
Recently the today show did a segment about how women in the spotlight are sharing pictures of themselves with no makeup. Now from time to time I run around town with no make-up and my hair on top of my head and don’t think twice about it but showing my face without a stitch [...]