August 30, 2015

First Friday Family Date Nights At Omaha Children’s Museum

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Have I ever told you what my favorite time to visit Omaha Children’s Museum is? Friday nights. Specifically, First Friday Family Date Nights. We never make it into the museum during the week - between work and school and all - so that leaves just two days to consider. Usually. There are special Friday nights when the museum stays open until 8 p.m. - these are the ones I love. We’ve brought … [More...]

August 26, 2015

Fun Things To Do In Omaha Aug. 28-30

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This weekend's your chance to get a little bit arty, a little bit nostalgic. The art exhibits to catch this weekend are FREE and are held at places with activities to do after seeing the pictures. The nostalgic bit? Oh, it's just a little movie most of us grew up singing. Check out these three fun things to do in Omaha this weekend:   "Annie" (1982) When: Through Sept. 3; show times … [More...]

August 25, 2015

Bloggers From Omaha No. 3 – Christi Leupold

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Kim’s note: This is the third installment in a series introducing different voices from around Omaha. Each week, I’ll introduce a different Omaha blogger, what his or her blog is all about, and since I love getting recommendations as much as I love giving them, I’ve asked each person to share some Omaha tips.    Leupold Confidential   Name: Christi Leupold Blog: Leupold … [More...]

August 24, 2015

25+ Fun Things To Do In Omaha This September

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Apple-centric festivals, art fairs and the start of theater season, these are the things September is made for. Let's not forget that some of the best outdoor events go on this month. Check out all the fun things to do in Omaha this month: The '90s Can Eat My Shorts When: Aug. 21 through Sept. 5, Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30 p.m. Where: Apollon, 1801 Vinton St. Cost: $35. adults, $20, … [More...]

August 20, 2015

Rose Theater’s New Season + Membership Discount

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If you follow this blog, you know A) I love live theater. B) I love taking my kids to live theater. I write about various stages around Omaha, but probably the most frequently mentioned one is The Rose. It is, hands down, the best place to introduce a child of any age to live … [More...]

August 19, 2015

Fun Things To Do In Omaha Aug. 21-23

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OK, I suppose this is the end of summer. School's started for most of us, or will be starting on Monday. Rather than throw a pity party for your kids, go do something fun. Here are three fun things to do in Omaha to start you brainstorming ideas:   Omaha's Original Greek … [More...]