March 14, 2018

What’s At The Omaha Market

The Fairmont Mercantile (AKA Hollywood Candy to most of us, thought it's really connected to the candy shop) is full of many, many odds and ends. In March 2018, the owners opened another space within the mercantile for another assortment of goods: The Omaha Market. The Omaha Market is a collection of handmade items, almost all exclusively made by local artisans. There are some beautiful … [More...]

March 9, 2018

Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood LIVE In Omaha {Giveaway}

The No. 1 PBS Kids TV series, "Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood," has been made into a popular musical, and the tour has two shows in Omaha. "Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood LIVE: King For A Day!" will be at the Orpheum Theater on Saturday, March 31, at 2 and 6 p.m. Disclosure: This post is sponsored by Mills Entertainment, producer of the show "Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood LIVE: King For A Day!" and … [More...]

March 4, 2018

Review Of The Outstanding ‘Seedfolks’

There's an incredible play at The Rose right now. "Seedfolks" is a little different than what you're used to at the theater, but it's exactly why I think you need to see it before it ends this weekend. It's about the transformation of a immigrant community in Cleveland, all thanks to a community garden that began with one young girl planting seeds. Disclosure: I received complimentary tickets … [More...]

February 28, 2018

Nebraska Travel Book Recommendations

People have asked how I plan trips, what sites and resources I use to find off-the-beaten-path stops. I do quite a bit of research online, solicit other travel bloggers' recommendations, and I request travel brochures from cities and states on my route. And books. I use travel books. Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links. At no extra cost to you, if you make a purchase after clicking … [More...]

February 24, 2018

Easter Egg Hunts & March Activities For Families

2018 Easter Egg Hunts & Family Activities

Here's a list of March activities including family-friendly events like the St. Patrick's Day Parade and the Easter Extravaganza at Lauritzen Gardens. Read on for a list of Omaha events that include kid-friendly performances, FREE activities, and Easter egg hunts. Know an event or Easter egg hunt … [More...]

February 22, 2018

Siro-A To Perform In Omaha {Giveaway Ended}

Update: The giveaway has ended. Congrats to Lisa T. for winning the giveaway! Never heard of Siro-A? Surely you've heard of "America's Got Talent." This visually stunning group from Japan wowed judges on the 10th season of the show, earning the "Golden Buzzer." And, now they're touring! … [More...]