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Lisa Lawton

Lisa is a Quad City native who currently calls Davenport home. She and her husband Bill are the proud parents of Elizabeth 13, Jacob 12 and Noah 10. She is a SAHM who found herself unexpectedly homeschooling 3 years ago. After adjusting to that major life-change, she now enjoys the extra time with her kids and the freedom homeschooling brings to her family. In her spare time she enjoys cooking and baking for her family, reading and family game nights.
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What Quarantine Can’t Cancel

March....that escalated quickly didn't it? Normally, I would be putting together a fun list of local activities for you and the family to enjoy for the month of April.  However, it now appears that...
March Family Fun in the QUad Cities

Top Quad Cities Family Fun Events in March

Even with February having an extra day this year, it's still quickly coming to an end, isn't it? March will be bringing (hopefully) warmer temperatures along with later sunsets--I'm so looking forward to that!...
Quad Cities things to do in February

A Quad Cities Family Guide to February Events

The new year isn't so new anymore, and winter is slowly chugging along.  Maybe it's just me, but I swear most years it feels like January has about 90 days!!  Thankfully, as red and...

Quad Cities January 2020 Events

Happy New Year!!  2020-a year that used to seem forever in the future-is here!  As we head into this new year, month & decade simultaneously, I hope you are able to take a little...
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Quad Cities December Events

Well, it happened again. The holiday season is barreling toward us at breakneck speed!  Thanksgiving has come and gone, and Christmas is hot on its heels.  Even though I vow every year to really...

Quad Cities New Year’s Eve Celebrations

New Year’s Eve Celebrations Dec 31- 5th Annual New Year's Celebration Tue 7:30 PM · Heart Shot Ministry Davenport · Davenport, Iowa Dec 31- 2nd Annual New Year's Eve Party Tue 5 PM · Mississippi Valley Fairgrounds · Davenport, Iowa Dec 31- Noon Year's Eve...
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Donate and Serve Your Community in the Quad Cities

Donate and Serve Your Community It’s not uncommon for wanting your family to give back, especially during the holiday season. Whether it be sponsoring a family in need, donating toys, or simply just baking cookies...

Where to See Santa in the Quad Cities

Santa is very busy this time of year, but he’s frequenting the Quad Cities all over the place to chat with all of the children and listen to their wish lists. It's so cute...
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Holiday Food and Drink

Holiday Food and Drink Food traditions are the best traditions. Whether you love to bake and cook at home, or you prefer to buy your cookies at a bake sale, we have all the holiday...
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Christmas Crafts and Classes in the Quad Cities

Christmas Crafts and Classes  Deck the halls with very crafty Christmas décor! These festive DIY Christmas crafts include ideas for pretty handmade wreaths, homemade ornaments, and of course the delicious cookies you can decorate at home or...
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Holiday Events for Kids in the Quad Cities

With Christmas and Hanukkah fast approaching, the Quad City area is gearing up for a magical holiday season. There's something about the sheer delight and excitement in kids' faces that can make even missing...
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Winter Sports, Skating, Bingo, Karaoke and More

Dec 7 - Ugly Christmas Sweater 5K at 10 a.m  · LeClaire, Iowa Dec 14- Jingle Bell Run Quad Cities Sat 9 AM · Credit Island · Davenport, Iowa Dec 14- Army/Navy Game at The Tangled Wood Sat 1:30 PM · The...
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Passionate about parenting and the Quad Cities, QC Moms strives to connect area moms to relevant resources, local businesses, can’t-miss happenings, and most of all — each other! Find the connections you crave