Ever since I can remember, there has always been a large vegetable garden and dozens of planters at my grandma’s house in Merrill, Iowa. Nestled thirty miles off of Interstate 29 in Northwest Iowa, Merrill, a town of 700 people, is in the heart of Plymouth County and is the heart of my childhood. As […]
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“April Fools!” What fun your kids have shouting that phrase! Wanna have some fun too? Here are a few kid and parent friendly pranks that I’ve gleaned from across the internet. From the day’s beginning to the end, we’ve got you covered with pranks. Enjoy! Morning Pranks Tower of Solo Cups: After your child goes to […]
Thank you to all of the featured camps for sponsoring our 2018 Guide to Summer Camps!Omaha Moms Blog is pleased to announce our First Annual Summer Camp Guide! With warmer weather ahead, we know all of us have summer on the brain. Omaha Moms Blog is here to supply you with all things camp.
Faced with a snow day and it’s too cold and icky to actually have your children play outside? What’s a mama to do after watching all the princess videos and Dinosaur Train episodes?
Now that we have 3 kids, here’s my go-to Cabin Fever list of ideas for those dreary and dark winter days.
So, you find yourself with more than a few minutes to drive thru for your favorite caffeinated drink. Huzzah! You want something a little more than a quick trip to a national chain. You know, something with some atmosphere: a quiet place to work on your laptop, read a book or visit with a friend. […]
Mom, I’m bored! Sound familiar? Recently, I dropped my son off for a playdate. Ironically, as I was preparing to leave, my friend and mother of two amazing kiddos assured me that she had activities planned for our boys. I told her she didn’t have to do that, as I am ok with the kids […]