Hippies, Leprechauns, and Pink Stuff: This Week’s Event Highlights

March 8, 2017 · Posted In: Uncategorized

TOP SPOT OF THE WEEK: The final days of the Pizza Shoppe (6056 Maple St.) are nearing. Omaha’s cult-favorite pizza and music venue will close its doors for the final time Saturday, March 11. After […]

Event Highlights: Come Party with Us!

February 23, 2017 · Posted In: Uncategorized

Top Spot of the Week: Come join our staff, writers, and featured subjects as we celebrate the launch of our new March/April issue. There will be free magazines, food, and fun. Check out our Facebook […]

Don’t Be Bored, Get Board

January 6, 2017 · Posted In: Encounter, Entertainment, Publications, Recreation, Uncategorized

Every Friday night, Mickey Williams hosts a weekly ritual—board game night. The 32-year-old Williams is a board game enthusiast. He resides just south of Omaha’s Little Italy neighborhood. Downtown buildings and lights are visible from […]

Hunting Fall Oyster Mushrooms

October 7, 2016 · Posted In: Food & Drink, Omaha Home, Publications, Recipes, Uncategorized

Fall is the season when local woodland wanderers stock cellars with oyster mushrooms. These fungi are no secret to Nebraska mushroom hunters. The white-to-tan fan-shaped, or oyster-shell shaped, mushrooms sprout from the sides of trees […]

Cowboy Up!

May 6, 2016 · Posted In: Uncategorized

Normally I like to do something with flowers in this issue, typically my own Mother’s day tradition of potting my flowers. This year I decided to take an old piece of furniture and give it […]

Dystopian Dreams

November 19, 2015 · Posted In: Encounter, Fashion, Publications, Style, Uncategorized

model | Angela Balderston clothing | Buf Reynolds hair | Sarah Root, Victor Victoria makeup | Chevy Kozisek, Victor Victoria location | Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts stylist | Nicholas Wasserberger Special thanks to Alex […]

Tasty Trip

Sister, Sister

Rustic Roots

October 30, 2015 · Posted In: Encounter, Entertainment, Publications, Theatre, Uncategorized

It took two-and-a-half years of eager anticipation for the new Blue Barn Theatre to take shape at 10th and Pacific streets, as producing artistic director Susan Clement-Toberer waited impatiently to start creating in the new space. […]

Triangle Pose

October 5, 2015 · Posted In: Fitness, Health, HerFamily, Publications, Uncategorized

The Triangle pose stretches and strengthens the thighs and ankles, stretches the hamstrings, hips, spine, and chest, relieves backache (especially during pregnancy—I’m photographed here as I entered my third trimester), and helps to keep stress […]


 
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