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Disney’s Beauty And The Beast In Omaha

Disney’s “Beauty and the Beast” feature film was a 1991 award-winning phenomenon. I was at the perfect age to fall in love the music and the story. I sometimes sing the title song to my kids at bedtime, 23 years later. I’d say it’s stuck with me. Twenty years ago, it premiered on Broadway, won awards, …

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5 tips to make the most of your City Museum visit

City Museum in St. Louis is a rare find. It’s an epic attraction for the entire family, and one I swear I’ll never grow tired of visiting. It’s fun, it’s crazy, it’s beautiful, and it looks a little dangerous. And I love it. We visited this summer during a whirlwind 24-hour visit to St. Louis. …

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The Surprising History Of Nebraska Furniture Mart

It’s THE place to shop for furniture in Omaha. And Kansas City. And Des Moines. And Dallas. And… Nebraska Furniture Mart is so large and famous, that is simply known these days by three letters: NFM. How did a little furniture store opened in a basement grow into the world’s largest furniture store? It started …

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25+ Road Trip Boredom Busters For Kids

Every summer, we take a long road trip with our kids. We’ve driven to Yellowstone National Park, the Outer Banks, and even Glacier National Park. Lemme tell you, it takes some planning to keep the kids occupied (especially if you try to limit screens). Here’s a list of sanity-saving, road trip boredom busters I’ve used …

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Things To Do In Omaha | March, April and May (Including Easter!)

Spring in Omaha a wonderful time to visit or explore your own backyard. Crowds are few at major city attractions like the zoo and Omaha Children’s Museum, for one thing. And another? It’s not hot and humid yet. Read on for ideas for great things to do in Omaha in the spring, particularly in the …

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