October 18, 2017

The Knotty Nail In Omaha

My latest girls night out was last weekend making art with The Knotty Nail. The good thing? I didn’t have to go anywhere to do it. The Knotty Nail came to me. I was asked to host a Sips & Strings Workshop and get my nail artwork for free in exchange for writing about it. What is The Knotty Nail? The Knotty Nail is pretty new to Omaha. Becky Pospisal launched it in 2016 in Des Moines … [More...]

October 16, 2017

Forever Forest At Omaha Children’s Museum

Omaha Children’s Museum had a sneak peek of its winter special exhibit, “Forever Forest,” last week. And it. Was. Awesome. It's open now, so you can see it for yourself. There's a giveaway at the end of this post to make your next visit FREE! Ok, full disclosure, in addition to being a blogger here, I work at Omaha Children’s Museum. So, No. 1, last week wasn't the first sneak peek of the … [More...]

October 12, 2017

Direct Flights From Omaha

This fall, Frontier Airlines announced it will be adding more direct flights from Omaha, with new destinations being Las Vegas, San Francisco, and Fort Myers (Florida). The flights won’t start until spring/early summer 2018. An even more recent news came from American Airlines last week, who announced it would add a direct flight next year to Philadelphia. The airline already has nonstop … [More...]

October 10, 2017

Vala’s Scavenger Hunt

A day at Vala's Pumpkin Patch in Gretna, Neb., is not enough to see and do all the free activities. I've tried. There's plenty to do just walking around and stumbling on fun activities. But, if you're a regular at Vala's or a season pass holder, here's the Vala's Scavenger Hunt to spice up your next visit. This scavenger hunt is great for groups. I know this since I did a version of it … [More...]

October 9, 2017

Zoom Into Nano Now In Omaha

The Durham Museum just opened the newest kid-friendly exhibit in Omaha, “Zoom Into Nano,” and I took my two kids, ages 6 and 7, to see it. Could something like nano be explained to children, I wondered. Could it be explained to me? Yes. Sorta. Let me explain. By the way, if you … [More...]

October 6, 2017

Disney On Ice Presents Dream Big In Omaha

  It's a sure bet that anything involving Disney Princesses is going to be a hit with my daughter. Add ice skating and her month has been made. So, it was a no-brainer to get excited about "Disney on Ice presents Dream Big" coming to Omaha. The show is at the CenturyLink Center Omaha in Oct. … [More...]