Author Archives: Nikki

Best New Cars To Take To A Drive-In

Best New Cars To Take To A Drive-In

Thinking of getting a new ride? May not be a bad time, considering drive-ins are seeing a major resurgence in popularity since it allows folks to have some fun while still saying socially distanced and safe from the coronavirus. (Also, the Garth drive-in show coming to Bellevue.) But how much fun you have could depend…Read more »

What To Watch

What To Watch

For Kids: Not sure how to talk to your kids about racism and everything going on in the world? “Sesame Street” is again here to help. They’re teaming up with CNN for their second town hall to deal with the subject. The hour-long special, “Coming Together: Standing Up to Racism” will air this Saturday (June…Read more »

A Stunning Moment In Lincoln

A Stunning Moment In Lincoln

Protesters and @nestatepatrol kneel for 9 minutes to honor #georgefloyd, #jamesscurlock, #breonnataylor, and countless others who have lost their lives senselessly. #blacklivesmatter Photo courtesy of 1400KLIN’s Jack Mitchell.Read more »

QuaranCuts: Haircut Night In America

QuaranCuts: Haircut Night In America

Feeling a little “overgrown” in lock down? CBS has your back (er, head?) when it comes to quarantine – the network has announced a brand new remotely-produced special airing tomorrow (Friday, May 29) at 8pm ET, “Haircut Night in America.” Hosts Jerry O’Connell and Rebecca Romijn will host the one-hour special, where some of the country’s top hair stylists…Read more »

Summer Readin’ Had Me A Blast

Summer Readin’ Had Me A Blast

Schools out. It was a weird end to the year, to put it lightly. In my house, it doesn’t quite have that summer-break feel, but here we are. Reading to your kids can bring them comfort, make them laugh, or provide an escape. And now more than ever, that’s what our children need. If you’re…Read more »

Trikinis Are Here

Trikinis Are Here

We may not be able to get to the lake, river, or pool just yet, but many of us are dreaming about when we can once again stick our toes in the sand and water. But when we’re able to take trips to the beach or pool, we’ll still have to stay safe and one…Read more »

Would You Rather…

Would You Rather…

Would you rather live here in Nebraska for the next six months, full of sweat and social distance….OR would you trade places with someone who will be isolated in *COVID-19 FREE* Antarctica? (You might wanna take a quick peek at Antarctica’s weather forecast before answering.) Yeah. The most remote place in the world is apparently…Read more »

“Are you workin’ hard or hardly workin?”

“Are you workin’ hard or hardly workin?”

“Are you workin’ hard or hardly workin?” GROAN. Right now that question can be answered so many ways, especially if you’re trying to work at home with kids. This is my house at the exact moment I’m writing this: 5yo, yelling: “MAAAHM, HOW DO YOU SPELL ‘GREEN’?” 3yo: ROARING like a dinosaur while trying to…Read more »

What’s Cookin’?

What’s Cookin’?

How often are you grocery shopping right now? Once a week? Once every two weeks? My husband is the designated grocery getter for our fam. He goes once a week, every Friday. Have you been doing any quarantine kitchen experimentations? Google Trends has released the Top 10 Most Googled Recipes since the pandemic started and…Read more »