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Omaha Moms Blog:: Introducing Dani

Omaha Hello mamas! I am so grateful for the opportunity to share with this community. I grew up in Bellevue and Papillion, and I’ve lived in the area for 26 of my 29 years of life.  My husband and I lived in Okinawa, Japan for several years while he was in the military, but then […]

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Omaha Moms Blog:: Introducing Ellen

Omaha My husband and I are Illinois natives, but have spent our married life traveling the world—thank you Air Force. We are packing our bags and preparing to relocate to Omaha this month (June 2019). Woohoo! That makes this opportunity super sweet for me because I’ll get to bring a fresh perspective to the Omaha […]

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Omaha Moms Blog:: Introducing Blair

Omaha  Hi! I’m Blair and I have lived in Omaha my entire life. Technically, I grew up in La Vista and attended Papillion-La Vista schools. My grandma still lives in one of the very first houses ever built in La Vista, in fact. After high school, I attended Creighton University, and I can’t say enough […]

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Surviving the Fourth Trimester

From the moment we see those magical two lines on the pregnancy test, our mind goes in so many directions, but we rarely think about the fourth trimester. We think about the health of the baby, surviving nausea or morning sickness, cravings, and discomforts during the first trimester. Then, in the second and third trimesters, […]

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What Being a Mom Really Is

Being a mom is. . . …waking up in the morning, except it’s not the first time that those eyes have opened for the day. It’s the fourth. The first time was because baby was hungry. The second — your 3-year-old screamed in the night for mommy to come in his room. The third time–your […]

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Thank you for being a part of our community!  We value our readers and we want to get to know you better. Your feedback is VERY important to us! We work tirelessly to bring the moms of Omaha resources, events, guides, giveaways, and information that will make your lives easier and hopefully more fun. When […]

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The Dayz of Denim: Definitely Not Dead

As Vogue puts it, “Fashion cycles and recycles.” About every 20 years fashion trends will resurface with a fresh take on an old favorite. Twenty years ago I was 14 and a freshman in high school. That fall for my homecoming dance, I wore a deep burgundy Paris Sport Club brand velvet dress with a […]

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Scaling Back on After School Activities

As a mom, I want to offer my kids opportunities and experiences I never had. When I was a mother of one, I thought by opening my daughter up to all different types of activities, programs, camps, etc., she would become well rounded — fearless, knowledgeable, and prepped to take on the world one day. […]

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Off to School: Weathering a New Season

The day was finally here. My daughter and I were both filled with excitement and a little fear. Every last detail of my daughter’s outfit had been planned. Everything she carried in her backpack was carefully chosen to remind her of home and to fulfill the list we had been asked to bring. I, on […]

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