November/December 2018 60 Plus Opener

October 16, 2018 · Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha, Family, People

‘Tis the season for snowbirds to fly south. It’s hard for me to imagine being a snowbird, though. I genuinely enjoy Nebraska’s winter months: the blowing snow, beautiful scenery, and families gathered for holidays. These […]

September/October 2018 60Plus Opener

September 10, 2018 · Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha, Family, Omaha Magazine

Fall is my favorite time of the year. Temperatures are comfortable, and everything looks dazzling with the brilliant foliage of jewel-like green, yellow, orange, red, amber, and gold. It’s a great time for guests to […]

60Plus Opener

August 21, 2018 · Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha

Fall is my favorite time of the year. Temperatures are comfortable, and everything looks dazzling with the brilliant foliage of jewel-like green, yellow, orange, red, amber, and gold. It’s a great time for guests to […]

60Plus Opener

June 20, 2018 · Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha, People, Recipes

Since this is our food issue, I wanted to share a recipe that has been passed down through generations of my family. I remember Grandmother Johnson (my mother’s mother) coming for long summer and Christmastime […]

60Plus Opener

April 25, 2018 · Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha, Opinion

In this edition of 60PLUS in Omaha Magazine, we continue the issue’s adventure theme. For those who don’t know, I was married to Mr. Adventure—Raymond Lemke. He sometimes lived on the edge. Or he just flew […]

Polka & Other Highlights

February 23, 2018 · Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha

As always, 60Plus includes many good reads. A personal favorite of mine in this edition is the story on polka in Omaha. Many in Omaha will remember “Big Joe” Siedlik and his Big Joe Polka Show, […]

Prime Time

December 22, 2017 · Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha, Fashion

Here is proof that 60 years old is the new 40, and 80 is the new 60. In this edition of 60PLUS, you will see the portraits of 15 stylish and beautiful individuals. Some of […]

60Plus Opener

June 21, 2017 · Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha, Lifestyle

Who doesn’t love reading about food? When I had a real estate company, we printed an annual cookbook with recipes from clients and salespeople. I still enjoy cooking some of the recipes. I have to […]

Memorial Day Tribute

May 8, 2017 · Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha, History, People

Memorial Day is a federal holiday—a day of remembrance for those who have died while serving in our country’s armed forces. The May/June issue of Omaha Magazine features the stories of several Nebraska veterans and […]

Gwen’s Tips: Full-Service Gas Stations

June 20, 2013 · Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha, Auto, Lifestyle, Retirement

The few full-service gas stations remaining in Omaha are proud of what they can offer their customers. These six stations tell you in their own words what you can look forward to from their businesses. […]