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    Thanksgiving

      Thanksgiving is around the corner and here at QMT we have much to be thankful for. Friends, family, and loyal customers all make our business possible from day to day. Employees with strong relationships and a trusting work environment make our operation run smoothly and benefit all. We could not be where we are … Continued

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    Charity of the Month: Wind River Ranch Healing Heroes Fund

    November: The month we give thanks in so many ways.  Also, a time to remember our Veterans and the sacrifices they have made.  20% all sales on our website will be given for the Healing Heros program at Wind River Christian Family Dude Ranch in Estes Park, Colorado.  Wind River Ranch has created cathartic vacation weeks … Continued

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    Places that need a wind chime

      Have you ever seen a large Victorian home with wrap around porches and looked at the porch thinking something was missing? When traveling, whether for business or pleasure, we try and rent local places or stay in Bed and Breakfasts. By renting or staying at unique places we are supporting local businesses, but we also … Continued

  4. Family Business means Business like Family

    Growing up in a family business truly does mean growing up WITHIN it. Your supper table may include family discussions of product development, out of stock items, human resource situations…etc. Family vacation may include sales associate meetings while standing in the ocean at the beach. Family business means getting up when ADT (our alarm system) … Continued

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    Rotary Club and the Four Way Test

    As members and supporters of the Rotary International we strive as a company to initiate the Four Way Test in the running of our company. The Four Way Test is the motto of Rotary International that challenges us to examine the things we think, say, and do with four questions: Is it the Truth? Is … Continued

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    Happy Fathers Day

      There are many reasons to celebrate Father’s Day. As I write about my own Daddy I will try not to gush (too much). Before acquiring QMT, my dad was the manager for a construction company. He worked many long days, leaving the house before my brother and I were awake and sometimes coming home … Continued

  7. Compassion International

    QMT Windchimes® is proud to support Compassion International!  Founded in 1952, Compassion International is dedicated to releasing children from poverty around the world and currently helps 1.2 million children in 26 countries worldwide.  Throughout the month of June, QMT will donate 20% of our general online sales to their cause. Compassion International currently exists as … Continued

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    Local Food Cooking Inspiration

    Last week while visiting the farmers market I asked one of the vendors what his favorite bakery item was; his coconut bread ranked highest in his books. He mentioned its thick spongey texture being good fro french toast. I got a loaf and although I knew it was more of a breakfast bread I had … Continued

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    Bee Swarms and Caring for them

    It’s May, and healthy honeybee hives will naturally swarm to start new colonies this time of year. If you see a swarm of bees while caring for your garden this is something you may see this time of year. If you see one, don’t spray them! Bees have a hard enough time as it is. … Continued

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    Memorial Day

    Memorial Day is coming up and as we remember and honor those who we have lost we look for channels to memorialize these special people. In Loving Memory® is a line created with six inspirational quotes featured on the wind sail and customizable wind sail options. QMT can engrave names, dates and can work with … Continued