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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The Five W’s

September 18, 2014 · Posted In: Education, Family, HerFamily, Parenting

Good study habits are just that…habits. Using a structured approach to homework builds strong study habits, ones that set the stage for your child’s academic success. Let’s look at The Five W’s of homework—the Who, [...]

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Twig Art

September 16, 2014 · Posted In: DIY Project, Family, HerFamily

Bring the beauty of nature into your home with this cheap, easy, and most organic of DIY projects. All you need is a pair of pruning sheers and an empty, re-purposed picture frame to create [...]

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Fighting Asthma

September 14, 2014 · Posted In: Health, HerFamily, Parenting

Over the past five years, the Nebraska school system has taken an active role in helping families, students, and schools in the treatment of life-threatening asthma and allergic reactions. A protocol for the treatment of [...]

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PTO on the Go

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Into the Air

September 8, 2014 · Posted In: Education, Family, HerFamily

Tateyna Jones has a fear of heights. So even though her first piloting experience was on the ground in a flight simulator, she still got a major rush from the experience. “They had us fly [...]

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Weaving the Safety Net

September 6, 2014 · Posted In: Family, HerFamily, Parenting

It’s just depressing, to be honest. Every hour or so, another email comes. Sometimes, it’s every 45 minutes. A child has been removed from their home. He isn’t safe there. She’s been neglected. Sometimes it’s [...]

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Husker (Mom) Fever

September 4, 2014 · Posted In: Family, HerFamily, Lifestyle, Parenting, People

If you’re anything like Stephanie Heibel, you haven’t stopped thinking “Huskers” since the end of last season. It’s my passion,” Heibel says. “Being a Husker fan is what everyone knows me for.” How big a [...]

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Meet the Reiners

September 2, 2014 · Posted In: Family, HerFamily, Parenting

The new library located in Metcalfe Park is doing a brisk business. Oh, you didn’t know that the park in the Country Club neighborhood had its own library? At about 20 cubic inches, this “library”—a [...]

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Overloaded Backpacks

August 25, 2014 · Posted In: Family, Health, HerFamily, Parenting

Overloaded backpacks cause stress on the spine and shoulders, resulting in muscle fatigue and strain, claims the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS). In fact, the excessive weight in backpacks may cause a child to [...]

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Play Ball!

August 23, 2014 · Posted In: Family, Fitness, Health, HerFamily, Parenting

The initial excitement of having a son or daughter play on their first sports team can sometimes be counterbalanced by concerns that a child may not be fully prepared to enjoy the experience. Dan Chipps, Creighton [...]


 
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