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  • Calendar of Events December 2018 Calendar of Events December 2018

    Support Groups and Informational Seminars Open AA Meeting – There are ongoing open meetings every Friday, Saturday or Sunday evening at 7 pm. Location: 1706 Brady Street, Suite 105, Davenport. For more information contact Illowa Intergroup 24 hour (309) 764-1016 or visit www.aaquadcities.org Qu...

  • Ella’s Kitchen Ella’s Kitchen

    Holiday Party Punch Ingredients 1-quart orange juice, chilled 1-quart cranberry juice, chilled 2 bottles ginger ale (33.8 ounces), chilled 1 bottle champagne (32 ounces), chilled - may substitute sparkling white grape juice or another chilled sparkling water. Fresh or fro...

  • Bouncing Back from Overindulgence at Holiday Meals Bouncing Back from Overindulgence at Holiday Meals

    By Lindsay Wiese, RD, LD Hy-Vee Registered Dietician (563) 355-5540 lwiese@hy-vee.com If you haven’t yet conquered the goal of eating less and “everything in moderation” over the holidays, you’re not alone. But don’t give up yet! Rather than settling for feeling sluggish and uncomfort...

  • Calendar of Events November 2018 Calendar of Events November 2018

    Support Groups and Informational Seminars Open AA Meeting – There are ongoing open meetings every Friday, Saturday or Sunday evening at 7 pm. Location: 1706 Brady Street, Suite 105, Davenport. For more information contact Illowa Intergroup 24 hour (309) 764-1016 or visit www.aaquadcities.org Qu...

  • Ella’s Kitchen Ella’s Kitchen

    Handy Leftover Solutions... Whether it’s from a big holiday season meal or from an everyday weeknight meal, leftovers are a common occurrence. Using leftovers, whether you have a little or a lot, can save money. It can also get your creative juices flowing and give you a feeling of accomplishmen...

  • The Party with a Purpose The Party with a Purpose

    By Mary Schricker Gemberling This November CASI is celebrating the 10th anniversary of the Hat Bash. I have chosen to re-run an article I wrote in 2009 celebrating the success of this event! If you want to collect money, you can “pass the hat.” If you have a secret, you can “keep it under yo...

  • Calendar of Events | October 2018 Calendar of Events | October 2018

    Support Groups and Informational Seminars Open AA Meeting – There are ongoing open meetings every Friday, Saturday or Sunday evening at 7 pm. Location: 1706 Brady Street, Suite 105, Davenport. For more information contact Illowa Intergroup 24 hour (309) 764-1016 or visit www.aaquadcities.org Qu...

  • Carving: “Two Birds” with  One Chainsaw! Carving: “Two Birds” with One Chainsaw!

    By Mary Schricker Gemberling In 2010 when Gary and I had been dating less than a year, his log home burned to the ground leaving nothing but a pile of ashes and a few charred trees. Two of the massive oaks that were closest to the flames were given only a 50/50 chance of survival by a local arboris...