Off The Level

April 27, 2018 · Posted In: At Home, Home, OmahaHome

A seemingly endless series of prospective buyers had shopped the tract of land nestled near the end of a quiet cul-de-sac in the Country Club Oaks neighborhood abutting the Omaha Country Club. Most dismissed it […]

Cacophony of Curios

February 16, 2018 · Posted In: Home, Lifestyle, OmahaHome

In design, the “rule of thirds” posits that objects grouped in twos or fours render an ungainly sight—that three is the magic number in creating eye-pleasing arrays. In Scott Shoemaker’s Victorian home, a few doors […]

Nichol Mason Lazenby

April 22, 2016 · Posted In: Art, Lifestyle, Omaha Magazine, Publications

When Nichol Mason Lazenby left the L.A. Contemporary Dance Company to relocate to Omaha less than two years ago, she knew nothing of her new home and had decidedly low expectations regarding the breadth and […]

TOYO! 2016

April 5, 2016 · Posted In: B2B Magazine, Business, People On the Rise, Publications

Outstanding is a word that is used often to describe an ideal situation or person. The Omaha Jaycees uses it to describe the Ten Outstanding Young Omahans (“TOYO!”), individuals between the ages of 21 and […]

Under a Full Moon

March 3, 2016 · Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha, Omaha Magazine

The hiking trails at Platte River State Park are a jumble of twists and turns, ups and downs, forks and choices. Each junction—each meandering tendril—offers a different destination. I know the waterfall is down this […]

Video Vacation

Posted In: Lifestyle, Omaha Magazine, People

Django Greenblatt-Seay has made 133 music videos, but never for any of his own bands. That changed in mid-December when his quartet, Gramps, released a self-titled debut recording, a four-song EP that coincided with the […]

Unblemished Beauty

January 22, 2016 · Posted In: Midtown, Neighborhoods, OmahaHome, Publications

In this continuing series of exploring architectural styles, we’ve covered such diverse genres as Jacobethan Revival, Art Deco, and Victorian, but deciding what the heck to call a home has never been much of an […]

Rock & Roll Family

December 30, 2015 · Posted In: Fashion, Omaha Magazine, Publications, Style

Were earplugs on the baby gift registry when Townes Norman was in the womb? Here he is with parents Andrew and Angie, co-founders of Hear Nebraska, the cultural nonprofit organization that cultivates Nebraska’s vibrant music […]

Forever and Always

December 22, 2015 · Posted In: Fashion, Omaha Magazine, Publications, Style

Since 1968, one of the advertising world’s most famous campaigns has posed the simple question “What Becomes a Legend Most?” Generations of iconic women from Marlene Dietrich, Audrey Hepburn, and Brigitte Bardot to Elizabeth Hurley, […]

Taking Off the Training Wheels

Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha, Lifestyle, Publications, Retirement

The old adage about never forgetting after learning how to ride a bike is pure hokum, and this grandpa is living proof. On a camping trip this fall with grandsons Barrett (4) and Easton (5), […]