September 18, 2014

Fun Things To Do In Omaha Sept. 19-20

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Fall is definitely in the air. We can finally enjoy some outdoor events without being sopped in sweat. Here are three fun things to do in Omaha this weekend that involve being outside, and I wouldn't have it any other way this time of year: Centris Annual Movie & Carnival Night When: Friday, 6 p.m. (“Field of Dreams” begins at 7:30 p.m.) Where: Werner Park, 12356 Ballpark Way, Papillion, … [More...]

September 16, 2014

Lincoln Children’s Museum

Tiny Town at Lincoln Children's Museum.

My family recently made a quick 24-hour visit to Lincoln, Neb. Read the trip recap here. The first stop on our to-do list was the Lincoln Children’s Museum.   You know how tempting it is to compare new things to what you’re used to at home? I did it with the Lincoln Children’s Museum and Omaha Children’s Museum. I couldn’t help it. I’d heard so many people say this or that one … [More...]

September 15, 2014

Fall In Omaha

Cascade of leaves

Fall in Omaha is beautiful. I'm looking forward to it happening soon. An Omaha autumn probably means different things for each of you - football, long bike rides, pumpkin latte. I’m going to describe an Omaha autumn my way: A quote: "There is something incredibly nostalgic and significant about the annual cascade of autumn leaves." - Joe L. Wheeler. Bear with me. I've been ill for … [More...]

September 12, 2014

Mountain Biking With Neighborhood. Offshore + Giveaway

Photo courtesy The Neighborhood. Offshore

I have a new adventure for you to try, courtesy of our friends at The Neighborhood. Offshore. To get you in the frame of mind: Picture yourself on a picturesque trail, riding on the most technologically advanced Trek bike on the market. Maybe it’s a challenging new trail for you, maybe it’s one that suits your novice abilities - your choice.   Ever thought about giving mountain biking … [More...]

September 11, 2014

Fun Things To Do In Omaha Sept. 12-14

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There is too much going on this weekend. I mean it, guys. It was hard to pick the top 3 fun things to do in Omaha this weekend because there's a lot going on. But, here you go:   Omaha Mini Maker Faire When: Saturday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Where: Omaha Children’s Museum, 500 S. 20t … [More...]

September 9, 2014

24 Hours Of Fun In Lincoln With Kids

One of the first animals to greet you when you enter the Lincoln Children's Zoo.

For a quick escape, there isn’t a better city than Lincoln with all it has to offer. We took a day trip to Lincoln last winter and the kids had fun (maybe it was seeing their cousin, Jake). I invited Gretchen from Odyssey Through Nebraska to write about her hometown not too long ago and her post … [More...]