Cooped Up in the City

June 13, 2018 · Posted In: At Home, OmahaHome

Raising chickens in the city has become more common in recent years due to the popularity of urban farming.  Brett Kreifels, educator for the Nebraska Extension in Cass County (formerly of the Douglas-Sarpy County Extension), […]

Off The Level

May 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 […]

A Window To The World

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

This cozy residence in Omaha’s historic Dundee neighborhood might seem an unlikely place to find one of the world’s leading experts on Afghan geopolitics. Yet it is here that Tom Gouttierre (and wife Marylu) have […]

Taking Time To Design

April 9, 2018 · Posted In: At Home, Entertainment, OmahaHome

90 seconds. In a little over a minute, a buyer falls in love with a house. That’s all it takes. It happened to Aubrey Hess. She knew it immediately when she entered the front doors […]

Farm Simple Meets High Design at Bellswoods

April 1, 2018 · Posted In: At Home, Home, OmahaHome

The home of David and Diane Bell is the fruit of conscientious design, a reverent attention to landscape, and an affection for trees that has lingered in the family’s bloodline for generations. While its steel […]

Home And Away

January 24, 2018 · Posted In: At Home, Home, OmahaHome

One fun side effect of travel is that warm, wistful feeling you get when you’ve been away long enough to remember just how much you love home. For Wendy and Todd McMinn, home is a […]

Omaha Home Entryway

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 […]

Little Steps

October 24, 2017 · Posted In: At Home, OmahaHome

Blair Hagmann wanted to help redecorate the house. One chubby hand snatched the cream-colored privacy curtain near the front door. This blue-eyed and blonde-haired beauty missed the first few times, stumbled, but didn’t give up. […]

Living Large in the Backyard

July 31, 2017 · Posted In: At Home, OmahaHome

If there were but one thing to consider before building your very own epic backyard party central, equipped with all the essential grilling and barbecue fixtures, it is this: Your guests don’t have to live […]

Home Is Where the Oven Is

July 18, 2017 · Posted In: At Home, Home Improvement, OmahaHome

When Nicola Shartrand decides to spend a lazy summer morning with her two young children in their home near Lake Manawa, odds favor the happy trio baking sheets of cookies before noon in their newly […]