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Shaking Up Some Whipped Cream

"There is a holiday for everything these days." This is so true. Have you ever searched national food holidays? My oldest kiddos are really into these food holidays. Not that we celebrate them per say but it is sort of fun to see that today is National Escargot Day (May 24) or National Gingerbread Day (June 6 -- this seems like the wrong time of year to me).

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All About Sinus Infections

Sinusitis, more commonly known as a sinus infection, can be a painful and annoying illness for your child.

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Stormy's June Update!

Hi friends!

The season is already flying by, but there’s still so much more baseball left to be played (and fun to be had!). June is an exciting month around here!

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2018 Superhero Night

Join our team as we partner with the Omaha Storm Chasers to bring you Superhero Night on Saturday, June 30th!

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How to Make a Stamp from a Vegetable

My son has been really into carving lately.

He actually started out carving with his grandpa. I said, "Let's carve a stamp out of a vegetable." He kind of looked at me sideways.

This craft is best for upper elementary. Children may need adult assistance.

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How to Swaddle Your Baby

Swaddling is wrapping a blanket tightly around your baby's body to replicate the snug feeling of a mother's womb. One study suggested that swaddled babies 2 months or younger startled less often, slept more deeply and fell back asleep more quickly than babies who weren't swaddled.

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When Our Kids Resist Us, They're Asking for Something They Need

Do you ever have those days where your kids actively fight you with every step they take?

Yeah, me too.

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Greek Yogurt Popsicles

April showers bring May flowers. What do May flowers bring? Pilgrims! I can already hear my kiddos groaning at that cheesy joke. As a mom, it is my job to dole out the cheesy jokes though.

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Preparing Your Home for Your Newborn

Welcoming the newest member of your family can feel like daunting task, especially if this is your first child. But it doesn’t need to be!

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A Few Ways to Feel Human When You Feel Like a Broken Robot

Parenting is exhausting.

Understatement of the year, right? It's one of those jobs that can feel like 497 Mondays in a row, followed by a Tuesday complete with a forgotten dentist appointment.

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Learning all About Fish at Hands-on-Habitat!

After a long winter that carried over to spring, the sun is finally here! It makes me anticipate the coming of summer and pool time. I love the water!

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When You Treat Parenting More Like a Job Than a Relationship

I'm currently potty training my oldest son. It goes a little like you'd expect: he'll happily sit on the toilet sometimes and other times he hides behind the couch and refuses.

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Dealing with Bullies

What is Bullying?

The word bullying is a general term that commonly refers to any actual or threatened acts of physical violence. However, the term bullying can also include:

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Stormy's May Update!

Hi friends!

We’re really in the full swing of things around here at Werner Park! Our 50th Season is upon us, and we had a great Flashback Friday back to our 2011 season, our first as the Storm Chasers! Our next Flashback Friday is on May 25th where we’ll become the 2010 Omaha Royals, celebrating our last year at Rosenblatt Stadium. Come out to see us in those flashback jerseys!

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