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 … [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 … [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: … [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...]

February 19, 2018

‘Metamorphosis’ At Lauritzen Gardens

An exhibit that's as much about beauty and art as it is about education is now open at Lauritzen Gardens in Omaha. "Metamorphosis: From Reclaimed Plastics to Works of Art" is on display through May 13, 2018. Most exhibit pieces are indoors, making it a perfect destination in the winter. I … [More...]