Happy birthday Nebraska! Looking good for 150

Happy birthday Nebraska! The cute little state in the middle of the United States turns a youthful 150 years young. Nebraska became the 37th state March 1, 1867, two years after the end of the Civil War. I wondered how to write about the state’s sesquicentennial. Should I discuss the history of the state, dating […]

It’s our 3rd birthday!! And we want to give you gifts

Three years ago today we posted our first story – Leafing Time Is Here. We have come a long way since then, sharing our love of travel, the Midwest, food and our home of Omaha. We enjoy sharing our adventures, and appreciate your support. We hope we’ve been able to help inspire your travels. We have several exciting events coming […]

Cakes highlight St. Louis’ 250th birthday

Happy birthday St. Louis! St. Louis celebrates its 250th birthday in 2014. Think about that. The United States of America was still “The Colonies.” It existed long before pioneers headed west to establish their own homesteads. It’s amazing to think that one city could be that old, and only a few hours from Omaha. I […]

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