A Cathedral for Cooking

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

Most first-time attendees at Crème de la Crème instructional cooking events enter chef Paula Dreesen’s home as if they are crossing the threshold of a church. Perhaps overly aware of their guest status, they edge […]

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), […]

Turn a Crappy Day into a Crappie Day

June 11, 2018 · Posted In: Home, OmahaHome

Nebraska is home to an abundant crappie fishery. During the spawning season in late April, anyone can feel like a pro fisherman while catching a mess of black or white crappies (two species found throughout […]

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 […]

Residential Nirvana

May 21, 2018 · Posted In: Before & After, OmahaHome

Dull. Dark. Overbearing. Heavy. These are not nice adjectives to describe a new home, but this is exactly how our clients felt about the new residence they had purchased. Before When the homeowners first stepped […]

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 […]

Jennifer Castello

May 13, 2018 · Posted In: Downtown, Encounter, Theatre

Thirty-year-old Jennifer Castello lives by a simple philosophy: “Art is power.” As a writer, educator, and actor, the Omaha native has tapped into all areas of her deep imagination to carve out her path. She […]

Park East Neighborhood Rebrand

April 30, 2018 · Posted In: Downtown, Neighborhoods, OmahaHome

The Omaha neighborhood that’s not quite downtown and not quite Midtown has, for years, been hard to encapsulate. You could identify it as home to several historic early 20th century buildings, such as the Rose […]

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 […]

A Throne Room Fit For a King and Queen (or a Doctor)

Posted In: Before & After, Home, OmahaHome

As a bastion of repose from the outside world of work and worry, home spaces have the power to flush away the anxieties of the day. And when it comes to relaxation (and flushing), nowhere […]


 
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