Here’s to all the dads out there who let their independent-minded toddlers climb into the car on their own, even though you’re already 10 minutes late. Who gladly clean up puke when their child throws up at 2 a.m. Who are the first to volunteer to get up with the kids in the morning and let mom sleep. Who go the extra mile to make Mickey Mouse pancakes.
Looking for something fun to do in Omaha this weekend? Check out these family-friendly suggestions, which take place June 13-16.
"It should come as no surprise to me that the children I am 50 percent responsible for creating show flashes of their creator, but I guess I always thought it would demonstrate itself in really overt ways — like having my nose or the same color eyes."
When the mom of three moved to the Papillion area, she knew almost no one. Now she's found a community by becoming active with her family at her local YMCA.
Looking for something fun and interesting to do this summer? Check out our list of fun destinations across the entire state of Nebraska.
"Whether it’s a minor injury like muscle strain or a major injury like a concussion, knowing how to help your child through it will make a huge difference for both of you."
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"A lot of us parents are having a hard time parting with things we think will one day be treasured reminders of our children’s childhood. Exactly how many things? Well, one recent poll estimated the average parent has somewhere in the neighborhood of 1,293 keepsakes squirreled away."
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.
These backseat musings are proving to be my favorite part of being stuck in the car. Whether it’s a quick trip to the grocery store or a five-hour drive to the beach, listening to my children chatter and, in some cases, debate the finer points of existence is nothing if not interesting.