We are thrilled to partner with Hefty® EnergyBag™ for this sponsored post.Just a month or so ago, my husband and I began to talk about how we wanted to “up” our recycling game, while reducing the amount of things that end up in our trash can. We are a family who has always had a […]
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I’ve been fortunate enough to know some pretty amazing people in my lifetime. Jamie Davis, of Omaha, Nebraska is no exception. Having met in college, I always knew my beautiful friend of twenty years was strong, but when her resolve was tested in her late thirties due to a diagnosis of Type 3 Spinal Muscular […]
This post is sponsored by Hefty®.Have you heard about the Hefty® EnergyBag™ program? It is a groundbreaking initiative that collects previously non-recycled plastics at the curbside and converts them into valuable energy resources.
Infertility 101 Did you know that April 22nd kicks off a week long awareness about infertility? I didn’t either, until 13 years ago when my husband and I were declared “infertile” by our doctor. The word infertile literally means, “unable to reproduce.” Other words that come with the term: sterile, barren, unproductive. Words that up […]
As spring finally appears in the Midwest, many of us cannot wait to get our kids out of the house and into nature. Nebraska has many fun nature gems for kids to explore. Here are my top four favorite spots to take Henry for a hike. 4 Favorite spots to hike Fontenelle Forest: My number […]
We are excited to partner with Clean Fuels Omaha for this post. Dirt. It’s probably my nearly 3-year-old son’s favorite word. With all the rain lately, I’m sure his next favorite word is soon to become, mud. There just seems to be something about being outside that little kids can’t get enough of. […]
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 […]
We are thrilled to partner with Ingredients Delivered for the sponsored post!Ingredients Delivered plans the meals, does the shopping, washes/slices/dices/chops the ingredients, packages the ingredients, and labels the ingredients as well as the instructions in “how to” style. Then, they deliver the meals to your door each week.
So you are considering homeschooling. “What about socialization? Don’t you want them socialized?” I’m a mom who has chosen to homeschool. If I had a nickel for every time I’ve been asked this question, I’d have a lot of nickels. Of course I want my children socialized. What some do not realize is socialization is […]
Thank you to Romp n’ Roll Kids Gym for sponsoring this post! Fun Classes This last week my two-year-old and I had the pleasure of attending a few classes at Romp n’ Roll. What’s Romp n’ Roll? It’s a new kids gym on 178th and Harrison where kids five years and younger go to “play, […]