My children are 10 and 13, which in my mind is prime for amusement park fun! I’ve still got one who is apprehensive about roller coasters, and neither of their theme park endurance levels are quite where I’d like them...
Looking for a family-friendly getaway? Indoor waterparks are fun year-round for kids and adults. Check out these indoor waterparks that are within 3 hours driving distance from Omaha and plan a fun family getaway. The best part? You can...
Our family recently traveled to Phoenix, Arizona, from Omaha and we loved it! Since we moved here in 2020, Omaha people have gushed about their visits to Arizona. (And I’m not just talking about the snowbirds!) After a little research,...
Have you been to Des Moines, Iowa? Sometimes you need to get away and Des Moines is a great family destination. (Or maybe you have to go there for a kids sports event) Head east for 2 hours on...
We all know that Omaha is full of amazing things to do, but it's also fun to get out of town to see new things! Day trips are an amazing way to see different sights and get out of...
I recently saw a meme that brought a harsh reality into mind: You only have 18 summers with your kids, so make each one count. While thinking about this, I’m thankful that we’ve spent the past 15 years since our first...
If you are looking for a day trip that includes beautiful scenery, activities, and history—pack some water, lunch, and hiking shoes and visit Indian Cave State Park. Located in the southeast corner of Nebraska, it is just under two...
  A couple of years ago, my husband and I were invited to the wedding of a dear friend’s daughter in Chicago. My husband was not going to be able to take time off, so I embraced the opportunity to...
As much as I enjoy living in Omaha, I try to visit other places at least once a year. I truly am fond of learning about the history of other cities and finding spots around town that are local...
Who said family travel has to be expensive? This is the chronicle about a single mom who took her kids on a memorable trip across South Dakota for 6 days and 5 nights, for less than $1000, and stayed relatively...

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