Setting the Table

October 24, 2018 · Posted In: DIY Project, Family, OmahaHome

Let’s face it, there isn’t much enthusiasm for Grandma’s china these days. Fine chinaware is a forgotten treasure for many families. Too many Generation Xers and baby boomers are content to treat their kitchen islands […]

OmahaHome Entryway

Posted In: Family, Home, OmahaHome

“All that is gold does not glitter, Not all those who wander are lost; The old that is strong does not wither, Deep roots are not reached by the frost.” —J.R.R. Tolkien With the holiday […]

OmahaHome Entryway

August 20, 2018 · Posted In: Home, OmahaHome, People

For me, fall is the embodiment of comfort. I love the warm and cozy feeling of autumn snuggled in between the harsh Midwestern summer and winter.  The first sign of dropping temperature starts to turn […]

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June 20, 2018 · Posted In: Home, OmahaHome, Recipes

July is always a busy time of year—full of activities, family reunions, picnics, baseball games, etc. And don’t forget barbecues!  This issue, I’m passing the DIY baton to another do-it-yourself guru. Gary Dunteman is a competitive […]

Succulent Style

May 14, 2018 · Posted In: DIY Project, Home, OmahaHome

Succulents are a hot trend, blooming in popularity not just because of their unique beauty—they’re also easy to propagate and nearly indestructible. More than 25 different plant families contain succulents, with varieties ranging from cacti to […]

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April 25, 2018 · Posted In: Home, OmahaHome, Opinion

Spring is in full swing and my thoughts turn to freshening up my home as I always do. After a long, dreary winter, I find myself wanting to breathe new life into familiar spaces. So […]

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February 23, 2018 · Posted In: Home, Lifestyle, OmahaHome

Spring has officially sprung, and I am itching to spruce things up around my house—inside and out. In other words, spring cleaning. Washing the windows is typically the first item on the list, but this […]

My Thrifty Oasis

January 8, 2018 · Posted In: DIY Project, Home, OmahaHome

With a new year, we all like to start with a clean slate. It’s a chance to do things differently, with more attention to purpose. That was my intention when I started this yearlong renovation […]

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December 28, 2017 · Posted In: At Home, Home, OmahaHome

Happy New Year! I finally made it to the finish line on my yearlong makeover, which began in our January 2017 edition. It’s a special treat to feature the results in this first independent issue […]

Mantel Makeover

December 10, 2017 · Posted In: DIY Project, OmahaHome

There’s something inviting and whimsical about a fireplace—faux or real. I love the way it adds an artistic element to a wall. Even more, it’s a perfect fit for this holiday issue. Who doesn’t like […]