December 11, 2017

This Place Puts You In The Middle Of The Show

There's a performance space in the historic Vinton Street area that's regularly has interactive shows. It's called Apollon Art Space. We went to a performance at Apollon Art Space recently--it was my second time taking the kids--and again, the kids and I loved the experience. This interactive element isn't found in too many other theaters in Omaha. What is the Apollon I go into detail about … [More...]

December 9, 2017

PAW Patrol Live! In Omaha {Giveaway}

My daughter’s been in about a year-long love affair with “PAW Patrol,” and all of her friends too. So you bet when I heard “PAW Patrol LIVE! Race to the Rescue” was coming to Omaha, I knew it was going to be a big deal. Disclosure: I received complimentary tickets to the show, as well as vouchers to giveaway, in exchange for sharing all the fun details. The show, featuring Marshall, … [More...]

December 6, 2017

Holiday Weekend In Minnesota For Families

I planned a long weekend getaway to Minnesota for my family in December, timing the trip to enjoy holiday festivities in the Roseville and Twin Cities while we were there. Lucky for us, the weather was mild, so we spent some time outdoors. Where to stay Our home base was in Roseville, Minn., a city perfectly situated between the attractions we wanted to see there and in the Twin Cities. Our … [More...]

December 3, 2017

24 Hours In Kansas City With Kids

One of our favorite quick Midwest getaways is Kansas City. It's been a while since we visited during the holiday season (check out all the incredibly fun things we did when we spent a holiday weekend in KC in 2015). We returned to visit some new (and new-to-us) places, including Worlds of Fun's WinterFest. We did it all in about 24 hours...with kids. Here's how you can have a fun 24-hour … [More...]

November 28, 2017

Tips For WinterFest At Worlds Of Fun

Worlds of Fun in Kansas City has successfully branched out from being only a summer destination for my family. Thanks to its new WinterFest, there's a good reason to consider it now. The holidays at Worlds of Fun is enchanting! Disclosure: My family's visit was hosted through a partnership with … [More...]

November 26, 2017

70+ Things To Do In Omaha In December

Fun things to do in Omaha this December

This could be the busiest December I've ever seen in Omaha. There are so many special events this month geared toward families. Below you'll find a big list of December events (not just holiday events) for kids of all ages.   Looking for date night holiday events (for a kid-free night … [More...]