February 27, 2017

LEGOs Meet Nature At Lauritzen Gardens

You can go on a scavenger hunt for a giant dragon fly, a hidden turtle and an enormous spider in Omaha. They're all made out of LEGOs, though, which is all right with me. In the new "Nature Connects: Art With LEGO® Bricks" exhibit, LEGOs meet nature at Lauritzen Gardens. The exhibit runs … [More...]

February 26, 2017

50+ Fun Things To Do In March 2017

I've rounded up a great list of fun things to do around Omaha in March 2017, and a lot of it's FREE for families. If you have any you want to add, send me an email at ohmyomaha (at) gmail (dot) com. Enjoy the month!   Crafty Tots: NE150 When: March 1, 8,  15, 22, and 29, 11 to … [More...]

February 24, 2017

Junior Players Classes At Henry Fonda Theatre Academy

Kids can be so dramatic, right? My preschooler loves the spotlight, and earlier this week I told you about her experience in Creative Drama, the class for children ages 4 to 6 in the Henry Fonda Theatre Academy at Omaha Community Playhouse. Today, I’m writing about my son's experience in Junior … [More...]

February 22, 2017

Creative Drama At Henry Fonda Theatre Academy

If you’ve been reading this blog for a few months, you know I like exposing my kids to performing arts experiences around Omaha. Our latest arts adventure has been at the Henry Fonda Theatre Academy at Omaha Community Playhouse. The education department at the theater invited my kids to … [More...]

February 20, 2017

Oliver Ridge Company & Quality Goods For Men

It's not often that I do a post just for guys, but I recently learned about a new Omaha company called Oliver Ridge Company, and I wanted to tell you all about it. Oliver Ridge is a new sponsor on the blog and I'm happy to have more "guy stuff" to talk about on the blog. Oliver Ridge sells … [More...]

February 16, 2017

My Isla Mujeres Bucket List

I’ve been told some stories about Isla Mujeres, a tiny island off the coast of the Yucatan Peninsula in Mexico. That’s it’s so small, visitors and locals use golf carts to get around. That if you time your visit right, you can swim with whale sharks. That you mostly spend your vacation days … [More...]