May 1, 2017

The Great Wichita Weekend

It’s time to look at Wichita, Kan., in a different way. There’s so much for a family to do in 48 hours, it’s changed how I see the city. For me, it’s always been a fuzzy memory from childhood when we were there to visit family. But after visiting the city this spring, I was surprised to discover … [More...]

April 26, 2017

60+ May Events In Omaha For Families

May's a great month to get out and do things in Omaha. There's now more going on outdoors, at farms and farmers markets,  plus parades and festivals are starting up. Have fun exploring! If you have an event to add, please leave a comment or contact me at ohmyomaha (at) gmail (dot) com. Out … [More...]

April 24, 2017

Old School Omaha: Gorat’s Steakhouse

Kim’s Note: While working on a book about Omaha restaurants that have closed, I started to notice a trend about the more recently shuttered spots. I hadn’t dined at nearly all the ones that were still open in recent years. And I missed out on some gems. So I’ve decided to make it a goal to visit … [More...]

April 19, 2017

Joslyn Art Museum Summer Camps

My first-grade son has a knack for drawing. His favorite subject in school is art. You bet I’ve signed him up for an art summer camp at Joslyn Art Museum to feed that love of his. I’ve partnered with Joslyn Art Museum to tell you about their fantastic lineup of summer camps because, you … [More...]

April 17, 2017

Strider Bikes Lincoln Race On June 10

I had a bike coach tell me his kids learned to bike using a balance bike. So I followed his lead and got one for my son. Here's how the balance bike works: Little ones learn to balance on a two-wheel balance bike and are able to progress easier to two-wheels with pedals, skipping the whole … [More...]

April 11, 2017

10 Cheap Things To Do In Omaha This Summer

I love a game plan. That's why I usually have a bucket list of activities and trip ideas to keep things fun and interesting throughout summer. But, then there's that pesky budget thing that makes some of the activities improbable. So I have another list of cheap things to do in … [More...]