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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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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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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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How to Make a Pour Painting

I teach art and love learning new techniques. One of my students was experimenting with pour painting. I knew right away that my son Isaak would want to do a pour painting as well.

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Stormy's Baseball 101 Clinic Emergency Update!

Hey friends!

Stormy here for an EMERGENCY Lil Chasers update! Time is running out to sign up for the Lil Chasers Baseball 101 Clinic on June 10th! This is one of the coolest events we offer at Werner Park all year, and it’s reserved for my favorite people at Werner Park, the Lil Chasers!

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May Day Baskets

We all know that social media can make parenting seem like an endless to-do list. There is literally a holiday for everything these days.

What do you mean you didn't remember to move the shifty-eyed elf during December? Did you forget to dye your toilet water green to prove the leprechaun visited? Didn't you leave some time-consuming glitter lined bunny trail to your child's Easter basket? For shame! If it makes you feel any better, I didn't do ANY of those things either.

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Hands-on-Habitat Meets Tyrannosaurus Rex

Did you know dinosaur means "terrible lizard"? Isn't that frightening?!

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Stormy's April Update!

Hi friends!

Baseball is finally here! The long wait is over! April 5th is right around the corner, and I can’t wait to get started on our 50th Season in franchise history!

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2018 Star Wars Night

May the Fourth Be With You!

That's right, the Omaha Storm Chasers Star Wars Night is back on Star Wars Day, Friday May 4th at 7:05pm complete with fireworks to end the game!

And as proud partners for this game, we want to give you some fun Star Wars prizes!

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Mummy Craft

If your kids are going stir-crazy stuck inside on a cold or rainy make this fun craft and learn about Egyptian history. 

It's an inexpensive, fun craft for older kids both boys and girls, and it's disguised as a history lesson. Let's have some fun!

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Sibling Rivalry: When Boundaries Bring you Closer

With two toddlers in one home, I struggle with deciding when to intervene and mediate the fights between my sons and when to let them work things out--usually with lots of screaming involved.

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Spring Snack Mix

Beautiful sunshiny days in February and March leave me hopeful that Spring is coming soon and the winter of influenza will soon be a distant memory. I am ready to welcome Spring with open arms and open windows. Anyone else feeling the same way?

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Stormy's March Update!

Happy March, friends!

Baseball is sooooooo close!!! The Exhibition Game against the Royals is THIS MONTH! March 26th!

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Hands-on-Habitat Gets Windy!

Have you ever heard the little nursery rhyme that goes:

March winds and April showers bring forth May flowers

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