This year, we’re all about Fingerlings, cute robotic monkeys that latch onto your finger. But in the spirit of the holidays, we’re revisiting fads from Christmases past.
"I love the sights (so many beautiful lights), sounds (ah, Christmas carols) and smells (fresh baked cookies, anyone?) of Christmas. But what I really can’t wait for is to see my boys interact with each other."
Choosing bath products that will suit your newborn’s brand-new skin as well as your parents’ or grandparents’ delicate skin may feel like quite the conundrum. But rest assured there are bath-time solutions suitable for family members of all ages.
If you’ve decided that private school is the best fit for your child, he or she may be asked to take an entrance or placement exam. It is a requirement at the high school level, and many schools test on the same day and award scholarships to those who take the test at their school. In Omaha,…
Based on a 1936 classic, the film fattens up a Spanish bull's world but keeps him sweet.
Looking for something fun to do in Omaha this weekend? Check out these family-friendly suggestions, which take place Dec. 14-17.
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If you need a few last minute gift ideas for your kids, how about books that will be released as movies this year? It’s so fun to read a book and then see the characters come to life on the big screen.
"I think there are a few things moms can all agree we aren’t looking for under the tree this year. So here it is, your official 'what not to buy a mom' list for Christmas 2017."
"Showcasing your sobbing child in order to get celebrity goodies isn't good parenting. It's short-sighted greed."
Stores sell out quickly and prices online can be double or triple the toy’s regular $14.99 retail cost. Parents also must make sure they aren’t fooled into buying knockoff versions.
It’s easy to find Luke Skywalker, Kylo Ren and Rey, but can you spot these other characters in the image?
"The most I did during these last few weeks of having my routine all screwed up was eat, sleep and work. It left very little time to tend to household chores. And I felt like I barely saw my family at all."
As parents, there are a few things we can do to help alleviate some of this stress and help them end on a positive note.
He helped with exercises by acting as mom’s weight when she lunged around the room. And his encouragement came in the form of hugs when Hanna held a plank position.
We've updated our list of restaurants that offer free – or fairly cheap – meals for children in the Omaha area. The below list is subject to change according to restaurant promotions at anytime.
Think you've seen Nebraska? How many of these destinations can you cross off your Cornhusker bucket list?
"It’s funny, though, the trickle-down holiday information she processes and then regurgitates. She takes a little from here, a little from there, then mixes it all together to create a half-correct, half-bonked-out version of the traditional folklore we know and love."
Wow your guests with this easy and festive do-it-yourself Santa napkin ring.
Reader's dog has an obsession with water. Read Dog Gone Problem's response to help fix the situation.
We're updating this list every day with new and fun things to do this holiday season. Lights, performances, Santa sightings, charity events and more.
This mom wants her kids to have fun memories of Christmas like she does from her childhood, so she's made sure to involve them in the different things she does to prepare for the holidays.
Looking for a new book to pick up or gift to someone this month? Check out these five picks from local authors.
New research suggests focusing on liberty and purity to reach vaccine-hesitant parents.
"Recently, I asked my daughter, Mara, and she told me: 'I don’t know, but it’s still early. I’ve got lots of time to think of something,'" wrote Molly Cavanaugh. "Well, sure, maybe Santa can whip something up since, you know, he’s magic. But grandma and grandpa, parents, aunties and uncles might need a little help."
Christmas is indeed the most wonderful time of the year. I love the green and red decorations, the cheerful music, the decadent food and the general cheer and goodwill people have during the holiday season. But I worried endlessly about having a child who’d share his birthday with the biggest holiday of the year.
Some fear that retakes create an atmosphere where students and parents consistently demand another chance when they disagree with a grade.
It comes down to one’s perspective, and is, therefore, a matter of choice. Said another way, parenting is influential but not deterministic.
I've wanted to be a dad for so long and now that my wife and I are married and have had some time for ourselves, I'm ready. I wish she was. How can I help her realize we're ready for kids?
The move gives Facebook a way to court younger users, with their parents permission.
Does the stress of the holiday have you feeling like the Grinch? No need to worry. Here are 12 tips to make your Christmas season a little more merry and bright.
With all the storage boxes and bins for decorations empty, now is the best time to edit what you have and plan for its storage after the holidays.
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