kids getting adopted

Kids Waiting to Be Adopted Don’t Need Superheroes

By Rebecca Hastings The first time my parents decided to adopt was on a ...

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How our Friday night pizza night helps us connect with our growing kids

By Kathryn Streeter Oh, Friday. We’re growing old together, you and I. From each ...

kids playing instruments

Extra Credit: Choosing the Right School, Tutor, and After School Activities

By Malia Jacobson A generation ago, kids’ educational goals were simple: Stay out of ...

Omaha Moms Working Out

Working Out Makes Me a More Fit Parent

By: Cheryl Maguire I’m a fitness fanatic. Six days a week, I’m either in ...

Omaha Child Going to Sleep

The Upsides of Battling Childhood Nightmares

By: Sandi Schwartz It’s the middle of the night and you’re in a deep ...

Omaha Kids In The Gym

Beyond Booksmart: Choosing Extracurricular Pursuits that Enrich

By: Malia Jacobson Want to raise a kid who excels at school and beyond? ...

Omaha Teacher On Desk

5 Productive Questions to Ask Teachers at Conferences

By: Rebecca Hastings Fall conferences are around the corner. As a parent I get ...

Stepparent Relationship

National Stepfamily Day: Wisdom from Stepparents

By: Laura Lyles Reagan, MS “I am glad my stepdad never tried to be ...

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Helping Kids Face Back-to-School Fears

By: Gayla Grace    “Mom, I’m not sure I should have signed up for ...

Birthday Party Tips

6 Birthday Party Life Lessons Learned

By: Kerrie McLoughlin   A birthday party may look like just a birthday party ...