I am not for sure how it happened, but I now have a child old enough to learn to drive. If you have a little one and think, I don’t need to worry about this,–be careful–you blink and they are ready to drive. I am also learning that things have changed a bit since I […]
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Holiday traditions are something I hold sacred. I love all things holidays and all things traditions. Thanksgiving is no exception for me.
Being a Speech-Language Pathologist, fall is my favorite season to work on language skills for kids.
We love to enjoy the fall season by visiting pumpkin patches and apple orchards. Here at OMB we have lots of ideas to keep you and your kids busy this fall season!
When the Twin Towers fell September 11, 2001 I was student teaching in a local school, I wasn’t able to fully comprehend what happened until 7 hours later.
Having a toddler is a tough time, I always seem to forget this until we are in the middle of it. They are little beings who are mobile in their world, but have no idea what they are doing. Limited communication skills can cause tantrums and even screaming (I have a current screamer and it […]
Living in the Omaha area we are lucky to have one of the world’s best zoos, the Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium. It is our #1 tourist attraction in Nebraska and people from all over the world come to visit our zoo. Going to the zoo is a new adventure every time. Sometimes you go […]
Hello! My name is, Amanda, and I get the privilege to write for Omaha Mom Blog (OMB). I hope my experiences of my life and the great city of Omaha enlighten you or at least make you chuckle. Omaha I am a born and raised Omahan (I think I just made up a word). My entire immediate […]