Create a Family Fire Escape Plan

July 22, 2013 · Posted In: Family, HerFamily, Home

Talking with your family about a fire escape plan is always a good idea, according to the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA). After all, the more prepared you are for an emergency situation, the more […]

Fashionably Late

Posted In: Family, HerFamily, Humor, Lifestyle, Style

I wish I could be the cool and fashionably late gal. But as it turns out, my body doesn’t process late or fashionable. There’s just one thing I put off until the last minute: buying […]

Young Hero: Franklin Sites

Posted In: Family, HerFamily, People, Young Hero

Franklin “Frankie” Sites, 4, just finished his first year of school, and his mom, Julie, couldn’t be happier. When Frankie was 2, Julie learned that he was in need of speech therapy. “He started out […]

Nebraska State Fair

Posted In: Entertainment, Family, HerFamily, Places, Recreation

It’s time to head to Grand Island for the food, fun, and thrill of Nebraska’s annual must-attend event: the Nebraska State Fair. This year’s fair, from August 23 to September 2, is luring visitors with […]

Having “The Talk”

Posted In: Family, HerFamily, Lifestyle, Parenting

Q: My daughter is 11, and I haven’t talked to her about the “birds and the bees” yet. What cues should I look for to know when it’s okay to have the talk? And how […]

Family Success Story: The Zettermans

Posted In: Family, HerFamily, Lifestyle, Parenting, People

Jenny Zetterman hopes that, one day, other families will look at her family and think, “You know what? Nothing should keep us from adopting a special needs child.” Because that’s exactly what Jenny and her […]

Making New Friends at School

Posted In: Education, Family, HerFamily, Parenting

Beginning a school year, especially at a new school, can be a nervous time for young people. One of the biggest concerns your child may have is, “Will I make new friends this year?” As […]

Skin Repair After Sun Damage

Posted In: Beauty, Health, HerFamily, Lifestyle, Style

The damage is done. You have been told for years to wear a hat and sunscreen (minimum SPF 30) and to stay out of direct sunlight between the hours of 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. […]

What to Do When Your Vehicle Overheats

Posted In: Auto, HerFamily, Lifestyle

The summer heat not only affects us, it also affects our vehicles. Our vehicles are much more likely to overheat during the hot summer months. It is important to do what you can to prevent […]