Confession Time: Curbing Cursing

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J’s phone rang today, and Liv responded. . . “What the hell?” Perhaps the words have come out of our mouths out of frustration after the 14th millionth telemarketer call (Note to self: update do-not-call list) or when we (I)…

Lunch with Liv

As a teacher, I rarely get a long lunch. Thirty minutes is pretty much the max, and that’s only when I can get kids out of my room in time, bring a cold lunch, and scarf it down before a…

30 Days of Kindness

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One of my New Year’s Resolutions is to pay it forward. I’ve done some little things, like giving away coupons, giving food to kids who forget their lunch, and sending notes to friends who need a smile. But I am…

Guest Blog: March for Babies Omaha 2014

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This guest blog was written by Ally Greenquist, the March for Babies Family Teams Committee Chair for March of Dimes. Greenquist’s goal is to bring awareness to the organization and all they do to help premature babies. The March for…

ERTH’s Dinosaur Zoo Live

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When I asked Liv if she wanted to see a dinosaur show, her eyes lit up and she roared in delight. Yes, my little princess loves dinos. From Dinosaur Dan to Discovery Channel, she’s all about the prehistoric creatures. I…