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Meet a Mom: Payton Reynolds of TimberNook of Greater Omaha
Meet the mom who brought TimberNook to the Omaha area. She believes that if we allow children uninterrupted time and space in nature, they will grow and refine their unique gifts and qualities in ways that we could never imagine.
Meet a Mom: Tracy Shevell, MD & Founder of Blue Moon Perinatal
Othe last five years, she’s noticed it’s become harder to give moms-to-be and new moms all the attention and support they need and deserve. To fill the gap in care, Dr. Shevell recently launched Blue Moon Perinatal, where she can offer one-on-one sessions to clients as a “bonus doctor” to support them in conjunction with their primary OB-GYN.
Money Saving, Environmentally Friendly Resusables
Switching from one time use items to reusable items could potentially shorten your week to week shopping list, save the environment by creating less trash, and save you money.
Small Business Saturday: Poppy’s Pumpkin Patch
Poppy’s Pumpkin Patch is a family favorite for so many in and around the Northeast Nebraska area. Chances are you’ve been there already or you know someone who has gone! They are open in the fall and in the spring for families to visit. And they are continually making improvements and additions to the farm.
Meet a Dad: Skier Bode Miller!
Skier Bode Miller is a gold medal-winning five time Olympian, a dad of eight and a tireless advocate, with his wife Morgan, for pool safety.
Northeast Nebraska Easter Egg Hunts & Events
Do you want to take the kids out for Easter Egg Hunts but you aren’t sure where to start? We rounded up all the events we could find and put them in one easy to read list. Make sure to head to our events calendar to find more details about each event.
Meet a Mom: Cassandra Freeman of Bel-Air!
The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air was one of the most iconic sitcoms of the 90s, and launched Will Smith’s career, pre-Men in Black. On Super Bowl Sunday, with Smith as Executive Producer, the show returned as a modern drama, Bel-Air, on the Peacock Network.
Small Business Saturday: VR Game Truck Nebraska
Our March Small Business Saturday is on the blog today featuring VR Game Truck Nebraska and owner, Michael Dale. VR Game Truck Nebraska is a new business that started in 2021 in Norfolk and serves the entire Northeast NE corridor as well as parts of South Dakota and Iowa.
Board Games Your Family Will Love!
Having a few good board games on rotation is a great idea whether your kids are toddlers or teens. Too cold to spend much time outside? Kids home sick? Need to enforce a screen time break? Board games are a solution to all of these.
Leprechaun Snack Board!
We love a good snack board, and one that’s cute enough for a party and gets our kids to eat more veggies? That’s like finding a pot of gold.
Meet a Dad: Paralympic Snowboarder Noah Elliott
The Beijing 2022 Paralympics will run from March 4 to 13, 2022, and one of the athletes we’ll be following for sure is Noah Elliott. Four years ago in Pyeongchang South Korea, this Paralympic Snowboarder won the gold medal in the banked slalom event and a bronze medal in snowboard cross.
6 Great Indoor Toys that Promote Movement
We’re sharing six of our favorite toys that allow kids to move indoors, still get their wiggles out, and don’t break the bank or drive us too crazy.
Mess-Free Arts & Crafts
We love to see our kids get creative, make art, play, and proudly show us their masterpiece. What we don’t love so much? The mess. So when we stumbled across a post about Less Mess Arts & Crafts for Kids from Home with the Harrisons (a lifestyle and parenting blog from Lindsey Harrison of New Canaan & Darien Moms) we *had* to share.
2022 Nebraska Summer Camp Guide
We have so many great camps right here in Nebraska for the kids to go to this summer. They’ll get a chance to be unplugged, surrounded by nature, meet new friends, and experience new things.
Heart-Shaped Pizza Recipe!
Want an adorable Valentine’s Day activity to do with your kids?
Small Business Saturday: Window Medics, LLC
Window Medics, LLC is a fairly new business out of Norfolk that serves the entire Northeast NE corridor. Owner and dad, Bryce Hinrichs decided to follow the entrepreneurial pull he had been feeling, found his niche and started Window Medics LLC (formerly Klean Views) in November of 2021.
Northeast Nebraska Event Venues
If you are someone that has to plan an event this year or in the near future you came to the right place! Whether it’s a holiday party, a baby shower, a school party, wedding or engagement party, graduation parties, or company party we’ve got plenty of options for you to find the right fit, the perfect venue.
Guides Coming Soon
Our upcoming guides will feature Northeast Nebraska organizations & businesses that offer summer camps, host local County fairs, and provide Home Services. Mamas, make sure to keep your eyes out for them!
Game Day Nachos
Take your Game Day eats up a notch with these crowd-pleasing nachos!