Monthly Archives: February 2017

The HavLife Martini ShakeOff 2017

I recently attended my first HavLife Martini Shake Off, held at the River Center in downtown Davenport on Thursday, February 16, 2017. It is one of the Quad Cities’ biggest fundraising events for a fantastic cause.

HavLife is a non-profit organization that supports children’s’ aspirations of being involved in a music or athletic program that may be too costly for families to cover.

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It’s that time again: Imagination Station!

There is no greater sight than the joy of a child as he or she is opened to a world of learning and endless possibilities. When I was a child, much of my learning came from PBS Kids, and I have seen so many of my preschool students do the same. What better way to celebrate the imagination, creativity and learning of childhood than host a whole day filled with where much of that imagination all began?

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Indulge In A Taste of European Foods At Katy’s

Living in Moline, Illinois, I remember as a teenager going to Katy’s Import Foods for brats for cookouts. You can’t miss the red and white striped building on 7th Street. Katy’s, open since 1938 in this location, has a been providing European foods to the area since the early 1950’s.

Entrance to Katy's German Market
Entrance to Katy’s German Market

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