This past summer, my family and I took a weekend getaway to Decorah, Iowa with some friends. I was blown away by the charm of this sleepy little town (in northeast Iowa) near the Iowa/Minnesota border. Don't let the...
Discover the exhilarating world of outdoor skate parks nestled in and around the Quad Cities region. From ramps to rails, these adrenaline-fueled havens offer thrills for skaters of all levels. 🛹 Centennial Park 315 S. Marquette St., Davenport Skate next to the...
I grew up going to the Iowa State Fair. My uncle lives in Des Moines, where the fair is located, so we would stay with him and experience everything the fair has to offer! As I started getting older...
I know you see him. That boy who had to change out of his swimsuit right after he screamed at me at the pool. Yes, we just got here. BUT this is the time of year where I turn...
The library is an often underrated place of opportunities. It is a safe haven of friendly faces, stories, and getting lost in the pages of a book... but it has become so much more. The library card unlocks not...
Splash in the water play area, take in the beautiful views, bike, walk and enjoy seasonal concerts right on the Mississippi Riverfront. Photos from RIgov.org (Rock Island, IL): Located along the Mississippi River in the downtown Rock Island Arts & Entertainment...
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! Our friends at Davenport Parks and Recreation have shared some favorite (and maybe new-to-you) parks...
Our friends at Davenport Parks and Recreation have shared some favorite (and maybe some new-to-you) parks that you’ll want on your bucket list this summer. They are great to visit with your kids or meet friends! We hope this will...
Our friends at Davenport Parks and Recreation are sharing some favorite (and maybe some new-to-you) parks that you’ll want on your bucket list this summer. They are great to visit with your kids or meet friends. We hope this will...
Located just 9 miles north of Davenport - Scott County Park is a hidden gem for local families to visit. With 1200+ acres - Scott County Park is the largest park in Scott County. My kids love exploring Scott County...
(Moline, IL): The John Deere Pavilion is a top tourist attraction in the QCA. A couple years ago, my kids and I first explored the John Deere Pavilion. My son was 5 at the time and was in heaven!...
Growing up my family visited the Field of Dreams a number of times. Dyersville, Iowa (the town where the movie was set and where the field still stands proud) is a doable day trip from the QCA! It’s less...

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Welcome Quad Cities New + Expecting Moms! Motherhood can be overwhelming, no matter what stage of pregnancy or new parenthood you find yourself in. That's...