September 1, 2014

Omaha Restaurant Week 2014

Omaha restaurant week

Foodies of Omaha get excited about September. Every bargain hunter ought to be excited too. Omaha Restaurant Week falls in September. And if there’s one thing I like to do, it’s eat good food. And if there are two things I like to do, it’s eat good food while saving money somehow. If you’re the same way, better make a reservation to one of your favorite local establishments … [More...]

August 28, 2014

Fun Things To Do In Omaha Aug. 29-Sept. 1

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I’m ready to take full advantage of this holiday weekend by getting out and having fun with the kids...and avoiding housework. Who’s with me? Here are three fun things to do in Omaha (and nearby) this weekend, and none of them involve cleaning or organizing. Score!   Septemberfest Omaha: A Salute To Labor When: Friday through Monday, events are at various times but everything ends at … [More...]

August 26, 2014

Guide To Free Or Discount Movies In Omaha

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I know. I don't want to bring my children inside a movie theater either. It's stressful. (Outdoor movies are different) But some people enjoy the experience. So I made this guide. * * * * * Don't pay full price for a movie ever again, especially if you're bringing a child who will want to leave the theater at least three times before the credits (reasons, in no particular order, will … [More...]

August 25, 2014

10+ Places To Get A Cupcake In Omaha

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Cupcakes are big in Omaha. So trendy, they make a 5K race revolving around them. We love us some cupcakes. You may have seen a few of these places on Food Network’ “Cupcake Wars.” Yeah, they’re that good. Where can you go to get cupcakes in Omaha? Downtown CupCake Omaha - Located in the heart of the Old Market, this cute little shop drew me in. The cupcakes were large (I shared one … [More...]

August 22, 2014

Oakland Junkapalooza 2014 + Giveaway

Junkapalooza giveaway

Pinterest. Got your attention? If you love Pinterest, check out this upcoming event: Oakland Junkapalooza 2014! The Nishna Heritage Museum will be hosting Oakland Junkapalooza 2014 on Sept. 13 and 14. It is a flea-market-type festival featuring random vintage items, antiques, repurposed … [More...]

August 21, 2014

Fun Things To Do In Omaha Aug. 22-24

Kite event

Guys. This weekend, I found three fun things to do in Omaha that are absolutely FREE. Best part of all, they tap into the inner-artists in all of us. Check them out:   Fat Brain Friday When: Friday, 6 to 7 p.m. Where: Fat Brain Toys, 16909 Burke St., suite 131 Why:  Kids can meet … [More...]