How do you feel about baking with kids? This story takes place in my kitchen. The previous night was our local Christmas light ceremony. The warm weather brought 3,000 people instead of the usual 300. Thus, sugar cookies were gone...
There’s nothing quite like the small of a fresh-cut Christmas tree. Whether you go to a farm and cut it down or get a live Christmas tree from a local nursery, here’s where to find a live Christmas tree...
The holidays are approaching and with them, lights will soon be twinkling, wreaths will be hanging on front doors, and the never-ending Christmas list will be written. Before we had kids, my husband and I would go overboard with gift...
Why Create a Thankfulness Week? How did we get to a point where we needed to create a thankfulness week? I remember vividly. The store was filled wall to wall with LEGOs. Bins full of new pieces to choose from....
I love spending Thanksgiving in Omaha. And what I look forward to the most? The Christmas tree lighting ceremonies! Christmas Tree Lighting Traditions When I moved to Omaha, I found Christmas tree lighting ceremonies in and around town on Thanksgiving weekend. We...
Looking for gifts that give back? Here is a list of where you can find unique gifts that give back to great causes. The Refugee Empowerment Center Located in Omaha, this organization helps resettle refugees by assisting them with living arrangements,...
It's time to make your list and check it twice because Santa Claus is coming to town! Santa will be making a stop in and around Omaha, and we want to make sure you don't miss out. Check out...
Sioux Falls, South Dakota, is about 3 hours from Omaha. This makes it the perfect road trip for a family get-away! With only two-and-a-half hours in the car (give or take a little depending on what part of Omaha you...
It's never too soon to start holiday shopping! Get unique gifts for everyone on your list at a holiday market or craft show in Omaha this year. Holiday Markets and Craft Shows November 3 – 6 | Autumn Festival, Liberty First...
It wasn’t a surprise when my husband signed his contract to join the military. Growing up, he joined the Civil Air Patrol, ROTC, and always had a dream to fly. We are high school sweethearts, so I got to...

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