HerFamily is the Omaha Magazine for the women of Omaha who are young and young at heart. Reaching thousands of women each month, we share their stories and the stories of their families, schools, and communities. HerFamily also offers advice from beauty tips for the super busy mom to easy exercises you can fit into any schedule with help of local community leaders in the industry.

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Young Hero:

April 18, 2014 · Posted In: Family, HerFamily, Parenting, People, Young Hero

Klayton Hammer was born a fighter. His mother, Jennifer, had an emergency C-section after it was discovered that her son was going to be born breach. Just two weeks later, newborn Klayton had a temperature [...]


Wrapping Up Senior Year

April 13, 2014 · Posted In: Family, HerFamily, Teen Voices

Senior year, can you believe it? All of this hard work is finally paying off, and we can see the victory sign ahead. But no one can prepare us for what we will actually have [...]


Spruce up your child’s learning environment

April 9, 2014 · Posted In: HerFamily, Music, Parenting

Dr. Shinichi Suzuki, a violinist and educator, stated, “Man is the son of his environment.” As parents, we strive to provide that essential climate where children can grow without any barriers to their success. But [...]


My mom ruins my social media vibe

April 4, 2014 · Posted In: Family, HerFamily, Parenting, Publications

I have a big extended family, and everyone lives far away, mostly in Texas. At some point, my mom and I thought Skype would be a great idea. Then she busted me for rolling my [...]


Brian and Kelly Smith


When Hurting Parents Need Help

March 20, 2014 · Posted In: Family, HerFamily, Parenting, Publications

Jamie* simply didn’t know what to do. She couldn’t find a job. Had no money. Really didn’t care anymore. It was easier to just lie on the sofa and sleep. If she could find a [...]


From me to you

March 10, 2014 · Posted In: Family, Health, HerFamily, Lifestyle, Parenting, People, Publications

It was Mother’s Day 2012. My friend Jen Rabine thought she was having an unbearable migraine. Her husband, Chris, drove her to the doctor. “My blood pressure was 265 over 170,” Jen recalls. “That’s stroke [...]


Code Crush

March 5, 2014 · Posted In: Education, Family, HerFamily, Parenting, Publications

Mornings spent building mobile applications. Afternoons brushing elbows with corporate leaders. Getting a behind-the-scenes look at the role technology plays in places like the Omaha Henry Doorly Zoo. This isn’t your typical summer camp, and [...]

Child About To Get An Injection

Are immunizations safe?

February 28, 2014 · Posted In: Family, Health, HerFamily, Parenting, Publications

Often, parents are concerned about the number of vaccines an infant or child may be given at one time. Extensive studies have shown that even a small infant’s immune system is safe with multiple exposures [...]


FaceTime equals family time.