As we transition into spring, I'm committed to getting my kids outside-- creating and moving. Screens plague me. While I love what they can provide for my children, I also know that memorable fun is usually created by being...
Yep, that one. The one with the capital T and deserves air quotes. The one you dread as a parent. The one that signifies your child isn’t a baby anymore because, well, they want to know where babies come...
There is nothing quite as naive as a parent with a new chore chart. Do your eyes take on a new sparkle at the idea of your children actually contributing to the cleaning of your household? You think, “This will...
Legacy: a thing handed down by a predecessor.  I have come to terms with my Facebook account (among other social media entities) being a part of my legacy.
I'm not an educator. I'm a writer and a stay-at-home mom who wears many hats. And now, like many of you, I have added a new job title to the resume: homeschooler. Okay, I'm more the enforcer of the block...
As a high school teacher for 30 years, I witnessed how my students’ attention and learning was impacted positively and negatively by advances in digital technology.  Now, as a grandmother, I find myself wanting to learn more about media’s...
Remember me? The one with the bucket list of summer activities for my kiddos and me to make this the best summer yet? What’s that old phrase? The best laid plans of men and mice often go awry? That basically...
Your kids. You love them. You'd do anything for them. You want to protect them. How does that relate to social media consumption? But in a world where adults don't even know which way is up, in a world where we don't know how...
We've had our fair share of caretakers for our kids. From in-home daycare to nannies. I've come to realize that when you're hiring a nanny, you really want to find someone who most closely parents/cares the way you do- or...
Our Disney+ subscription just paid for itself tenfold. My six-year-old son heard from a friend over the summer about a Disney movie called Zombies. When he first asked me to watch, I said no, based on the title alone....

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Free Summer Bowling for Kids in Omaha

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Have you heard the great news? Kids bowl free all summer long at participating locations thanks to the Kids Bowl Free program. We are always...