The Making of Nebraska

November 15, 2013 · Posted In: Entertainment, Lifestyle, Omaha Magazine, People

When you watch Alexander Payne’s acclaimed new film Nebraska, keep in mind that each and every acting part was cast in a collaboration between the two-time Oscar-winning filmmaker and his casting director, John Jackson. Under […]

Re-Energized Lamp

November 14, 2013 · Posted In: Before & After, DIY Project, Home, OmahaHome

This quick and easy project will shed new light on any vintage, past-its-prime or attic-dwelling lamp! Using a good painter’s tape, protect the base and any other part of the lamp that will retain its […]

Train Collecting

November 13, 2013 · Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha, Entertainment, Lifestyle, Recreation

The Omaha area owes much to the railroad industry. The city’s history, and indeed, the entire history of the railroad are spiked with significant links throughout. It comes as no surprise then that the Omaha […]

Journey into the Arcane 


November 12, 2013 · Posted In: Art, At Home, Home, Lifestyle, OmahaHome, Places

In this issue we introduce a new department simply called “Room,” an exploration of the most intriguing rooms in Omaha. The male half of this pair of doctor homeowners had since childhood been fascinated with […]

Hot Products: Accessorize For
 The Holidays

Posted In: Home, Hot Products, OmahaHome

1. Any candle can light a room, but these charmers transform any space with their hypnotic flames and sophisticated scents. From left: Damask Woods large $34.95, Brownstone small $24.99, Damask Woods medium $29.99. Andrea’s Designs […]

Colin and Jessica Duggan outside Kitchen Table

Colin and Jessica Duggan

November 11, 2013 · Posted In: Downtown, Encounter, Food & Drink, People, Restaurants

The next time you sit down for dinner at Kitchen Table, one of the newest restaurants in Downtown Omaha, you might want to take a closer look at the diners next to you—your salad might […]

Managing Osteoarthritis

November 10, 2013 · Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha, Health, News

It might start simply with a few nagging aches and pains. Your knees are hurting more; your shoulders are bothering you; your back is aching. Perhaps these pains have even caused you to cut back […]

5-Minute Workout: 
Band Walk

November 9, 2013 · Posted In: Fitness, Health, HerFamily

Similar to the “Rockers” exercise, this workout tones the lower half—specifically inner and outer thighs and glutes. A resistance band will be needed for this exercise. Setup & Starting Position 1. While holding the handles […]

Fashion: Seeing Red

November 8, 2013 · Posted In: Encounter, Fashion, Lifestyle, Style

Modeled by Carey of Lincoln. Styled by Jared Spence. Hair and makeup by Mj Hartig. First assistant: Keith Binder. Photographed at Lakeside Auto Recycling and American Auto Parts. Photo 1: Black faux leather and sheer […]

Truebridge Farms Pork Chop at Lot 2 in Benson

Restaurant Review: Lot 2

November 7, 2013 · Posted In: Benson, Food & Drink, Omaha Magazine, Restaurants, Reviews

Benson is fast becoming one of Omaha’s most revitalized old neighborhoods. Maple Street now offers some of the best dining and nightlife experiences in the city. In May 2012, Brad and Johanna Marr opened Lot […]