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Jacqueline Baez-Leonard: Easter Sunday: Did my child really drink wine at Mass?

“So, I stand here, mouth agape, partly in horror, and receive the sacrament.”


Scott Reinhardt: One father’s tale of overcoming infertility

Infertility affects 1 in 8 couples of childbearing age. Most suffer in silence. My wife and I, for instance, are one.


Sandy Lane: Yikes! My three sons have April birthday milestones this year

This month we have Grant’s golden 14th birthday, Ben’s 18th birthday and Zach’s big 21.


Jen Schneider: Childhood joys could alleviate adult doldrums

Remembering childhood passions can give spark to adults.


David Codr: Help! My dog bites. How do you get rid of the problem?

Our miniature Golden Doodle that has begun to bite. How do we stop her?


Jessica Brashear: Be your child’s advocate for better health care

Dear Doctor, our appointment left me disappointed in your professionalism and bed-side manner.


Author archive: Erin Grace

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After dozens of early-morning classes, the hard part becomes not working out. Even when the alarm goes off at 4 a.m.

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This will mark the third time in five nights we will have eaten apart, so surely I’m flunking Omaha’s Family Dining Week.

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Mary Kelly

Children are expensive — $241,000 for the first 18 years. So, why have them?

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There’s a choice, when you’re young, black and male in America – a positive one.

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Kathy Bessmer wasn’t out to be Omaha’s Angelina Jolie. But she and her husband Joel, a doctor, wanted big family.

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SOG-love

A three-part story about love.

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Magic can be therapeutic, especially with sick children, because tricks give them something in their lives they can control.

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Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer has sparked a national conversation with her no-telecommuting memo.

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The gathered outside the hospital room of a classmate who is battling leukemia.

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The Midlands Mentoring Partnership will name its Mentor of the Year

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The power of his words are indisputable.

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Stella Ehrhart has emulated Billie Holiday, Helen Keller, Princess Grace.

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Know that you live in a place where you can be who you want as loudly as you want.

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About 600 young adults have participated in a Building Bright Futures.

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What does summer buy us? Space. Time. A chance for students and teachers to relax.

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This story involves Mrs. B., a Playboy bunny and a trailer park.

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It’s been a touch, shall we say, hot. A hot-that’s-really-freaking-me-out-hot.

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Business owners and residents in the community with the growing hipster vibe weigh in.

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Once drug-addicted mother graduated from a family drug treatment court in Douglas County.

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