October 22, 2014

Fun Things To Do In Omaha Oct. 24-26

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There is a ton of events going on this weekend - I had a hard time picking just three fun things to highlight. Visit Oh My! Omaha on Facebook and Twitter and see all the other events I shared that didn't make it onto this list.   Spooky Stories When: Friday, 7 p.m. Where: Fontenelle Forest Nature Center, 1111 Bellevue Blvd. N., Bellevue Why: Your children love a good hearing spooky … [More...]

October 21, 2014

‘Once Upon A Farm’ Opens + Giveaway

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Being Omaha Family Dining Week, it’s timely to tell you all about the special exhibit that just opened at Omaha Children's Museum: “Once Upon a Farm.” Guess who grows all that good food?   This interactive exhibit tells kids how the food on the table got there, and the important role agriculture plays in their everyday lives.   Some of the cool features: Slide … [More...]

October 20, 2014

Omaha Family Dining Week + Giveaway

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This blog is typically about taking the family out. Today, I’m inviting you all to stay home. The week of Oct. 19-25 is Omaha Family Dining Week. “Family Dining” means cooking and eating at home together as a family. I’m joining Live Well Omaha Kids, Mayor Jean Stothert and a host of community partners and bloggers, in encouraging others to commit to cooking and eating at home as a … [More...]

October 17, 2014

Dave & Buster’s: The Perfect Makeshift Party Spot

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Editor's note: This is a guest blog post by Julian Young.  Recently my wife and I needed to throw our baby girl a fun, cost-effective and affordable 1-year birthday party. After racking our brains for several weeks about what we were going to do, we decided: Dave & Buster's!   We considered Dave and Buster's for a few reasons: 1. We needed something fun and fast. 2. We … [More...]

October 16, 2014

Fun Things To Do In Omaha Oct. 17-19

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This weekend is one for the creative types and the Halloween fans! Check out three fun things to do in Omaha this weekend:   Celebration of Mind When: Saturday, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Where: KANEKO, 1111 Jones St. Why: This FREE family event, hosted by KANEKO, Fat Brain Toys and the University … [More...]

October 15, 2014

Omaha Symphony’s Halloween Shows + Giveaway

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The Omaha Symphony is getting into the Halloween spirit this season, presenting two shows themed around Halloween. I’m pretty psyched about both of them - but I have to tell you, the second one is a perfect show for the whole family.  The first one is “Scary Movie Music” this Saturday. You’ll … [More...]