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.

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For family-friendly ideas, check out our list of activities happening throughout Omaha.

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The clocks are forward one hour.

The days are getting longer, and you know what that means… There’s more time to play.

Here’s our weekly list of fun family activities happening in the Omaha area.

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Do you have the winter blues? We hope to get you out of that icky, cold weather rut.

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We know you’re busy.

Keeping the kids entertained while finding a few minutes to glam up before heading out the door is tricky.

So we’ve compiled a huge list of things to do around town with the little ones for you.

Check it out…

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My rule of thumb has always been to give children only the information they need.

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Check out a newly created Grass Patch at the Omaha Children’s Museum this Saturday.

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Aug. 9 live chat

Sometimes you just need a break.

A moment with other moms to laugh at our hectic lives.

I hope you can join us for momaha’s 2 p.m. Friday live chat.

We’ll swap stories, ideas, photos, recipes and weekend happenings.

Stick around for the end of the chat giveaways.

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Join momaha for a Back To School Bash at the Omaha Children’s Museum, 500 S. 20th St., this Saturday from 9 a.m. to noon.

Momaha members will get an hour of exclusive play from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. before the museum opens its doors.

It’s a way to meet local moms and dads, celebrate going back to school and tour the “A Bug’s World” exhibit.

The Back to School bash features a science show, super crayon meltdown, hear a story, and decorate your own notebook or bookmark!

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The Omaha Children’s Museum has a new permanent exhibit.

Maker-space is a special place where guests are encouraged to tinker, repurpose, upcycle, take apart and put back together.

Different workshops will be held daily to teach children the core skills about electronics, hand sewing techniques or how to properly swing a hammer and drive a nail.

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If you couldn’t tell by the increased temperatures, summer is here.

Don’t get stuck in a lazy summer day rut. There are plenty of things to do around town.

Check out a few of these exciting options.

It’s A Bugs World! Who wouldn’t enjoy seeing giant robotic interactive bugs? Visit the Omaha Children’s Museum to see what it’s like to be a bug.

Check out “Baseball at Boys Town, 1917 to Today”. Tour the baseball memorabilia through September 30. Hours: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Take the family to Junkstock at 315 S 192nd St. It runs from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday Enjoy live music, vendors, and a free kids zone. Admission: $5 for a daily pass; $12 for a weekend pass. Children ages 12 and younger are free.

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Looking for something to do this weekend?

Well, we’ve got you covered. Since the weather is so gorgeous outside, we’ve compiled a huge list of fun activities for the entire family.

Pick one or two or three of these amazing events — from the Summer Arts Festival to Elkhorn Days — and explore a different part your city.

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Apparently, doing the “Harlem Shake” is a thing.

And the more Harlem Shake dance videos I watch tears spurt from my eyes.

Now if you’re a hip-hop junkie like me, you’ll know that the Harlem Shake that’s flooding Youtube isn’t the actual shake we grew up watching or doing, but these dance videos are still fun to watch.

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We have a play date on the calendar.

Several of us are getting together at the Omaha Children’s Museum Tuesday from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

It’s a way to meet local moms and dads, watch the Santa’s Magic show and tour the “Itty Bitty City” exhibit.

What’s the Santa’s Magic show?

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Westroads Mall’s Santa Claus will arrive at 9 a.m. Saturday in the Food Court.

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Our trip to the Omaha Children’s Museum’s “Itty Bitty City” exhibit was so much fun, we’ve decided to do it again.

This time my daughter Gabriella and I plan to invite the entire family.

I hope you can join us for a momaha play date today from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.

It’ll be held in conjunction with the museum’s “First Friday Family Date Night.” The theme is “Superheroes”.

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This past weekend was my daughter’s fourth birthday.

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The Omaha Children’s Museum’s new exhibit, “Itty Bitty City” opened.

Several of us are getting together today for a momaha play date from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. to check it out. Join us.

I’m going to take a moment to nerd out a little bit.

Itty Bitty City is a 10,000 square foot kid-powered metropolis filled with an airport, ambulance, bank, construction site, park and more. All are inspired by more than 30 Omaha businesses.

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This weekend is filled with lots of activities to keep you warm and active!

Check out some of them below:

Help raise awareness of lung cancer at Saturday’s Free to Breathe 5K Walk/Run.

Participate in Skinny Bones Adventure 5K Mud Run on Saturday to benefit the American Cancer Society Relay For Life.

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Several of us are getting together Tuesday from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. to check out the new Omaha Children’s Museum exhibit.

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Cobweb Castle: The Not-So-Scary Haunted House will open Tuesday.

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