When traveling, it’s easy to think that less is more when going on a trip — and most of the time it is. However, not in the actual airport. Don’t skimp on those carry-on bags — especially when traveling with kids.
Moms and dads: If you’re looking for ideas to add to your summer reading list, look no further than these. We promise you won’t be disappointed!
Summer vacation is almost here, which means lots of time for family road trips. Here's a list of 15 day and weekend trips you can take from Omaha.
Teacher Appreciation Week — which starts May 7 — is a great time to show teachers how thankful we are for doing something that would be so difficult for many of us. Here are some gift ideas.
"I’ve realized there are so many things we got for wedding gifts that we never use. Oh, how I wish I could go back 11 years ago and register again, or return items that I knew we wouldn’t use."
"I love looking back at each year and I’m excited to reflect on the last year of my blogging and personal life."
"I know a time will come when the schoolwork is too much to miss or when activities require attendance. At that point, we won’t be able to do what we’re currently doing. In the meantime, though, we are maxing ourselves out."
As moms, we are constantly juggling 100 things. We drive to swimming lessons, run to the grocery store, pick up random items, cook dinner, do laundry and make and attend appointments. By the end of it all, you are probably maxed out on appointments each month. But what about appointments for yourself?
Trains, planes and automobiles are a huge part of Jaime Wyant's world these days. Here are five books her kids can't live without.
"I’ve decided my procrastination has got to stop. Here are some ways I’m going to 'spring clean' my habits to save time (and money) once and for all."
"I have to make myself remember this when it comes to planning activities and meals, and even disciplining my two children. Different approaches work for each of my kids," wrote Omaha mom Jaime Wyant. "Overall, though, when we figure out what works for us and for each kid individually, things get a whole lot easier."
You can participate in this amazing initiative no matter who your trash provider is.
"Everywhere I look, people are embracing and cheering on female bosses (#girlboss) and even more so, female survivors (#metoo). However, this mostly pertains to the age demographic of 18 and older. What about our young children?"
Life as a new parent is hard enough without having to remember to warm the wipes.
"In all honesty, I was dreading this process. I was prepared for the worst, but somehow it ended up great."
It’s no secret that my family loves games.
Thanks to a boom in the low-fare airlines and seasonal routes, there is no reason to delay that family trip you’ve been thinking about going on.
What do you do when your child buys you the sweetest gift but it isn't something you'd pick out for yourself?
After having been to enough kids' birthday parties, one mom has a big question: At what point does my child not need to invite the whole class to her birthday party?
"In this day and age, I could find the answer to ALMOST anything online. From planting a garden to sleep training a baby, it’s all right there. You know what though? I still find myself calling or texting my mom more often than turning to Google, and I feel like that says something about our relationship."
Between bowling, museums, movies and play dates, you’re keeping busy this winter break, but what about when you are all in desperate need of some downtime? Here are 5 family-friendly TV shows everyone can enjoy.
"My kids don’t even know what New Year’s Eve is besides a flip in the calendar, but these fun books helped us learn a little bit about the holiday we never stay up to see happen."
"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."
Below are some new favorite holiday books Jaime Wyant's family loves to read this time of year.
The Hallmark Channel has become a staple of the holiday season for the last several years. Debuting dozens of new movies each year and having 24/7 holiday movies on two channels for two straight months has made the channel immensely popular.
Here are a few ideas to give out to family members if you’re ready to embrace the minimal toy Christmas.
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