Posts from August 2011

Fun in Omaha!

Tuesday, August 23, 2011 3:00 AM by Simply Natural

By: Megan K Hannam

This past weekend we celebrated our anniversary with a short trip to Omaha, NE. Many think flat when they hear Nebraska but I have to say hwy 80 west of Des Moines is rather beautiful and make for a scenic drive. With the constant improving and expanding going on in Omaha it makes for a fun trip and adds lots of adventure to our travels.


Visit Omaha! {Omaha Henry Doorly Zoo}

Monday, August 15, 2011 3:00 AM by Mommy Goggles

By: Tanya

Last week, my family and I had the pleasure to visit Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo. We have lived in the southwest for 3 years now and we have been to the zoo just once - right when we moved here. The kids were pretty young (3 and almost 1), so they weren't really too sure about what to think about the zoo. While my kids are now 6 and almost 4, we thought we'd take them back to the zoo since they were older and would really appreciate it. We didn't tell the kids that we were going to the zoo until the morning that we arrived in Omaha.

Things to Do with Teens in Omaha

Sunday, August 14, 2011 3:00 AM by Single Parent Travel

By: Corrie Oberdin

Because I have a young son, I often focus on what to do with young kids. However, I realize that pre-teens & teenagers aren't going to jump up and down when presented with some of the options I wrote about in "Things to Do in Omaha with the Under-5 Set." After talking to several teens in our family - and dragging my 14-year-old niece around town for in-person feedback - I've compiled a list of places to go that should interest your teenager in Omaha should you come and visit us.

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