mothers and children

Motherhood Shows You Who Your Friends Are

by Dolores Smyth When I became a mom, the question of where I stood ...

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5 Amazing TED Talks Every Busy Parent Should Hear

by Dolores Smyth If you’re a parent, then by definition you’re busy and also ...

Home Parenting

Now that I’m a parent, Facebook is work.

By Malia Jacobson   On a recent family trip, I impulsively deleted my phone’s ...

Kids Reading

Calming the Butterflies

Your child may feel “butterflies in their tummy” if they have a big event ...

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 ...

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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? ...