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Creating Connection with your Son

I am always looking for fun and innovative ways to connect with my sons. As they are getting older and more independent, I am...

31 Days of Getting Out of the House

One day, near the end of December, it dawned on me that I had gotten too comfortable in my house and expandable sweatpants.   It was...

When Freezin’ the Season, Get Outside Anyway!

Nebraska native? New in town? The Midwest winter can be a rollercoaster ride. Cooler weather is a guarantee. Embrace the winter months and head...

Three Things to Know If You Are Adding a Dog to...

Are you considering adding a puppy or rescue dog to your family? In July, we added Sadie, a German Shepherd puppy, to our family. As...

Omaha Mom’s Guide to Sledding

As a Nebraska native who lived in South Carolina for the last three and a half years, my family and I could not wait...

Cold-Weather Bucket List:: 6 Things I’m Looking Forward to

The day after Labor Day was cold and wet.  It hit my household like a hammer. We pulled out winter coats, blankets, and the electric...

SUPER Simple Toddler-Approved Activities That Are Sure Favorites

I have an almost 4-year-old and an almost 1-year-old, so I’m currently going to be in toddler-activity mode for quite some time. We try...

Pebble Art:: Instructions and Tips for Your Child’s Rock Collection

Two years ago, while visiting family on the east shore of Lake Michigan, my children spent an afternoon knee-deep in warm lake water filling...

Diventures Adventures:: Swim Lessons and Beyond

We love to swim as a family. We enjoy leisurely things like jumping into the pool, playing Marco Polo, and  “Dad throws kids into...

Neighborhood Hospitality: Nebraska Nice

Don't be so quick to forget who we are. Do you not remember last year at this very time what Nebraska was up against? We are...

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Fish Fry: The Ultimate Guide to Lenten Season in Omaha 2021

We are pleased to present our 2021 Fish Fry Guide around the Omaha area. Fish fries remind me of chicken nuggets. Strange, I know. Growing...

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