Omaha Children’s Museum

May 23, 2016 · Posted In: Education, Family, HerFamily, Publications

This year, the Omaha Children’s Museum celebrates 40 years of bringing joy, education, and imagination to Omaha youth. The museum has come a long way in 40 years, from starting out in the back of […]

Staying Safe on the Road

May 19, 2016 · Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha, Education, Family, Publications

Most drivers have been witness to fellow road warriors behaving badly. Whether they cut you off, didn’t use a blinker, sped around you, or some other dangerous offense—chances are you thought, “learn how to drive!” […]

Superheroes Don’t Slurp

May 9, 2016 · Posted In: Family, HerFamily, Parenting, Publications

Spaghetti is a mealtime favorite of many children, but the mess it can cause at the dinner table makes some parents cringe. Add to that the loud chewing and lack of knowing how to start a […]

Creating Fine Lines

May 2, 2016 · Posted In: Education, Family, HerFamily, Publications

Twenty-five years ago, a high-school teacher and a group of self-described misfit teenagers gave birth to a tiny literary journal. It was a document, and project, seemingly as ephemeral as the cheap paper on which […]

Run, Seth, Run!

April 18, 2016 · Posted In: Education, Family, HerFamily, Publications

Seth Hirsch can be seen at Lake Zorinsky by 6 a.m. most mornings. He’s out there running laps around a lake most of us would struggle to walk once. He’s driven to become the best […]

The Petricks

April 11, 2016 · Posted In: Family, HerFamily, Parenting, Publications

The warming, windy days of April entice many Omahans outdoors after months of winter slumber. For the Petrick family, April means it is time to fly kites. They fly stunt kites, particularly the wing-shaped revolution […]

Wrapping Things Up

April 4, 2016 · Posted In: DIY Project, Family, HerFamily, Publications

There was a running joke at my baby shower in mid-February that my favorite color is “boring,” and that I was not “fun” to shop for because I had the most minimal registry my family […]

The Griffiths

March 28, 2016 · Posted In: Family, Parenting

“You gotta just roll with the punches.” These words from Joe Griffith of Elkhorn seem to echo a family motto of positivity. The father of four exudes happiness and an easygoing manner from the moment […]

The Hansens

February 15, 2016 · Posted In: Family, HerFamily, Parenting, Publications

Tyler Peters, age 10, sits at the kitchen table working on multiplication tables while his brother Dillon, age 12, works on other homework from the living room. “Mom, does five go into 15?” Tyler asks […]

Buffalo Cauliflower

February 1, 2016 · Posted In: Family, Food & Drink, HerFamily, Publications, Recipes

Hot sauce, blue cheese and celery transform boring cauliflower into irresistible Super Bowl Sunday party food. This easy appetizer is a healthy dish that everyone will love. Cauliflower never tasted so good. Find more great […]


 
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