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All You Need to Know About Omaha From the Local Experts

Welcome to Omaha! Whether you are in Omaha for the College World Series, Olympic Swim Trials, or just visiting our wonderful city, we have all you need to know about where to eat in one place.  And the best part, all these great tips are from our local experts.  From where to eat to what to do, they are letting you in on their favorites….

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in Eating On The Go, Home, Life with a Triathlete

FIVE FOOD MISTAKES TO AVOID TRAVELING WITH A TRIATHLETE

Traveling with a triathlete always has its challenges. Worrying about where to swim; is there a a trail or path to run on; can they jump on a spin bike to get a ride in? Then, how much will the trip throw off the training schedule and most importantly, can the nutrition needs be met? Yes, nutrition. Sounds crazy, but it is the most important…

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WHEN ALL ELSE FAILS, HAVE A COCKTAIL AND ENJOY THE TRIATHLON RIDE

There is triathlon training season and then there is triathlon training season. The training goes up and down based on when the race is and what type of race it is. There are A races and B races and then there are the “it’s just for fun” races that they treat like an “A” race. You also have to consider where in the training cycle…

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THE PERFECT HOMEMADE MEATBALLS RECIPE

Are you craving traditional, old-fashioned meatballs and want to serve them with your carb loading meal before a race? Well, I have a homemade meatballs recipe that you only need one bowl to make, cuts the grease, and you most likely already have all the ingredients in the house. That’s why I call them perfect… I make a big batch and freeze the leftover meatballs…

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5 Tips to Survive a Family Summer Vacation

Traveling can be trying to say the least and especially when you’re doing it with a group of people.  Whether you’re with the kids, other members of your family, or both, it’s rare to have a stress free vacation.  But, there are some simple steps you can take to help ensure your summer vacation is as least stressful as possible and that everyone might just have…

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in Home, Kids in Tow, Life with a Triathlete

TIPS FOR SQUEEZING IN AN IN-SEASON FAMILY GETAWAY

Hey, it’s summer! The kids are out of school, you haven’t been away for awhile, and your triathlete is driving you crazy. We all need to get away at times and just because your triathlete is training hard and heavy doesn’t mean you all still can’t take an in-season family getaway. It just takes some common sense and special planning. A lot has been written…

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why you still need your college aged kids
in Kids & Family, Omaha, That's Life

4 Reasons Why Your Children Should Never Leave Home

We spend our lives as parents raising strong, independent kids who go off to college or off on other adventures for the next step in their lives.  It’s the American Dream right?  Well, it really sucks when they head off to college. You miss them, they don’t “need” you as much, and they often move far away. But, I miss them for another reason… There…

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in Home, Life with a Triathlete

HOW TO HAVE A FABULOUS IN-SEASON DATE NIGHT WITH YOUR TRIATHLETE

Okay, don’t laugh. Yes, it’s possible. You can have a date night with your triathlete even during the height of in-training season. It just takes a bit of planning, preparation, and magic! Now, that said, we’re assuming you still want date night after living with your triathlete. It can certainly put a damper on the romance… Dating your triathlete during triathlon season can be an…

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