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.

Bri Nejad: Sunblock or Sunscreen: Which one should you be using this summer?

One thing we know for sure is we need something to keep our skin looking youthful and healthy.

Joe McCampbell: Momaha has a new daddy blogger

He’s a 25-year-old Omaha guy who plans to blog about life as a single dad.

Kid Crafts


See how you can create a lava bottle craft for your kiddos.


Consider making a few resolutions to make this a successful academic year.

Kiddie Academy Homework Bin (3)

Create a homework bin to help kids stay on track with their assignments.


Check out a safe and easy craft you can do at home to celebrate Independence Day.


Do your kids like to play outside, paint and get messy?

Wacky Sacks-mainart

I just knew my boys would enjoy making them so I didn’t wait for summertime to do this craft idea.


Entice your feathered friends to spend some more time around your home by making cookie cutter bird feeders.

Balloon Races-4

Are you looking for a fun activity to do with your kids this weekend?

Matching Color Shades- 31

Grab your paint sample cards. It’s time to get the kids pre-school ready.


Puzzles are great for developing cognitive, fine motor, and problem-solving skill


Don’t get frustrated when your kids complain of boredom. Instead, grab the masking tape.

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Bathtub Fishing-3

Feeling cooped up? Try a little bathtub fishing.

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Handmade Holidays, Day 24: Candy Ornaments


Handmade Holidays Day 11: Tea Towels


Handmade Holidays, Day 10: Firestarters


Handmade Holidays, Day 9: Menu Board


Handmade Holidays, Day 7: Cork Trivets


Handmade Holidays, Day 8: Personalize a gift


Handmade Holidays, Day 5: The comic book fan in your life needs somewhere to put his drink, too.


Do ‘time outs’ really work? Do ‘time outs’ really work?
One psychologist says time outs are a damaging form of punishment similar to spanking.
Couple allows Internet to name baby, gets tame result Couple allows Internet to name baby, gets tame result
Luckily, the baby is here and her name is not too insane!
Is Sophia Carballo the most adorable 4-year-old newscaster ever? Is Sophia Carballo the most adorable 4-year-old newscaster ever?
Squirrels, turtles and snowsuckers are among the hot topics in this 4-year-old's report.



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