With so much stress over the last couple of years, virtually everyone has struggled with mental health. No-cost, mobile crisis services---outreach counseling that can come to the person in crisis no matter the location--is now available 24/7.
Finding that comfortable pair of pants that make you feel elegant (and good about yourself) can feel like searching for a unicorn. The founder of RedThread decided that it shouldn’t be that way and invented a better process using 3D technology. Here's how to try it for JUST $5.
Each and everyone of us have different ways of expressing our feelings, but not understanding a loved one’s level of emotional depth could cause a strain on your relationships. This expert shares tips to help determine someone’s level of emotional capacity and to build stronger relationships.
Tis the season for mani/pedis! This can be a fun spa experience for mothers and daughters (of all ages) to do together. Plus---here's a mother-daughter duo that operate independent salon businesses in Davenport.
There is a busy season ahead for the art museum including a Virtual Family Day, plus in-person & virtual classes and camps for all ages. And don't forget to visit before the “For America” traveling exhibit ends its stay at the facility on May 16.
Why did Marc Zyla of the Quad City Symphony Orchestra start a new podcast? “Because”. Seriously! Inspired by a children’s book Zyla's goal is to peel back the curtain on the classical music world or whatever background “Because” story the guest has to share.
The Jim Victor Vision Fund of the Genesis Foundation will match all new gifts and increased donations to the Genesis Women’s Health Grant Program up to $25,000 through June 30. These dollars will be available as vouchers for breast imaging services.
Bettendorf, Iowa, has been named a 2020 Tree City USA® by the Arbor Day Foundation in honor of its commitment to effective urban forest management. This is the 26th consecutive year the city has achieved this recognition.
Talk about happy and fun! Check out these personalized balloon arrangements that capture interests, favorite colors, hobbies, sports, animals and more. The creations are a unique gift for any age and occasion as a way to add a pop of color and fun.
Mental health has been an important topic over this last pandemic year. Many people are having depression, anxiety, and feeling of anxiety. This is led to a higher demand for mental health services. How do these free or donations-based therapy sessions work via “The Way of Love”?
Mental health has been an important topic over this last pandemic year. Many people are having depression, anxiety, and feeling of anxiety. This is led to a higher demand for mental health services. This therapist now offering free or donations-based services through her website, “The Way of Love”.
Spring means flower buds and blooming trees — and if you’re one of the 30% of all people who have seasonal allergies, it also means sneezing, congestion, a runny nose and other bothersome symptoms. Here are some lifestyle hacks that can help you cope.
Most Americans assume that becoming a “millionaire” will be the key to freedom. We work so hard in this pursuit of freedom thinking that success will lead to a better life. The truth is, this endless pursuit is what’s robbing personal freedom. What most of us really want is life. What we really desire is to become a “Lifeonaire”.
What if you don’t have a true pantry in your kitchen? This segment highlights some “hacks” for storage when your home is small. Plus---check out the delicious "Soft Scones" recipe featuring pudding mix.
Anyone need some organizing tricks & hacks that make the most of whatever space (or lack thereof) your home offers for pantry storage? This chef says having an organizing plan makes life easier. But to accomplish it, you need to follow SIX BASIC PANTRY RULES.
A new survey says the stress and sedentary nature of life led to 42% of U.S. adults reporting undesired weight gain. The average: 29 pounds!!! This healthy life expert offers practical hope and advice because FAD DIETS don't work over time. Here's the diet and exercise program that can---which must include accountability.
The thought of organizing your home or prepping for a move can be overwhelming! A QCA woman (who has moved 26 times!) is a decluttering expert that has launched a new business. Her husband is capable of fixing just about anything. Their partnership can help you tackle nagging organization or home maintenance issues.
After giving viewers an overview of kitchen knives and how to properly use them, our Hy-Vee dietitian shows how to put those skills to the test by making a colorful Spring Salad with Strawberry Vinaigrette.
The food is as special as the art work! The Figge Cafe' is re-opened---offering a chance to experience a lovely, chef-created gourmet lunch while enjoying the view from one of the most beautiful dining rooms in the Quad Cities.
A place for women’s clothing, accessories, and other gift ideas is actually a space for several local vendors. 838 Boutique features inventory that is always fresh and ever-changing. This segment features the gift items more prominently.
Last spring, Havencrest could not offer their annual May weekend tours. But in 2021, it’s back! Alan St. George invites all to experience “A Royal Welcome”! Viewers can experience the magic, enchantment, and beauty of Havencrest Castle in Savanna, IL.
Skilled trades---jobs in construction, manufacturing, engineering---are in dire need of young up-and-comers! Find out more about where there is an abundance of job openings in fields that do not require a two or four-year degree.
Self doubts are mostly a manifestation of fears. They protect us from risk, loss, and bad situations. What happens if we instead focus on what could go right---instead of worrying about what could go wrong? Explore ideas on conquering self-doubt to reach those life goals!
Of the six million people living with Alzheimer’s Disease, two-thirds are women. It’s also women, mainly daughters, who are the caregivers of loved ones with Alzheimer’s. Learn about resources available plus get heartfelt advice from a woman that is the fulltime caregiver for her mother.
For PSL fans that like to bake for their pets, here is a cookie recipe that a TV6 co-worker has made for years---much to the tail-wagging satisfaction of her best friend. The grain-free, nutritious recipe is incredibly easy and requires minimal ingredients.
After seven years of painstaking preservation to refurbish it to its 1920s appearance at a cost of $250,000, the former one-room school in Bettendorf is set to reopen on Saturday, May 22, from 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Here's the story of "Remembering Forest Grove".
Here's how to make your own yummy fitness bars that match up with your individual nutritional needs. This allows you to incorporate your favorite ingredients while saving money because those name brand bars are pretty pricey!
Did you know that certain health conditions puts a person at a higher risk of developing hearing loss? Even smoking or BMI has an impact. Learn how taking care of your health and physical condition over a lifetime can have a major impact on your ability to hear well later in life.
Most of us sat around way too much last year. If you need motivation to get moving, here are five great reasons to become more active. And you don't have to start a major workout regimen to be more active in a way that will be a boost for your overall health.
COVID forced last spring's event to go virtual. In 2021, the 68th annual Beaux Arts Fair is happening in-person at the Mississippi Valley Fairgrounds on Saturday & Sunday, May 8-9! It's a great way to enjoy Mother's Day weekend---always offering free admission to folks of all ages.
If it's your goal to really get out of the house this year, then why not include getting out on or alongside the Mighty Mississippi? River Action has at least 63 chances for you to get better acquainted with our gem of a waterway.
A very special and nice dog named Charlie is available for adoption. The 9-year-old Coonhound's sad story is that his owner has passed away---and he is recovering from that trauma in a shelter environment. He's housebroken and well-trained. Contact the Jackson County Humane Society.
8-year-old Levi has been painting since he was one-year-old (before he can remember!). After graduating beyond finger paint, he mainly uses watercolor and acrylics. How did he learn? Watching Bob Ross videos! An exhibit of his painting are at the Quad City Botanical Center though May 31.
There is plenty going on in the QCA as we enter May and the warmer season for 2021. Sean Leary comes back to PSL to give an overview of current and upcoming news or events that always emphasize the positive.