OmahaHome Entryway

OmahaHome Entryway

January 4, 2019 · Posted In: Home, OmahaHome

“New Year—a new chapter, new verse, or just the same old story? Ultimately we write it. The choice is ours!” —Alex Morritt It’s time to take the Christmas lights down and put the house back […]

Gifts of Life stories of Organ donors, families

Gifts of Life

Posted In: Omaha Magazine, People

To describe life with cystic fibrosis, Dan Gerdes starts by talking about a frog. Specifically, a frog put into a pot of water that’s slowly brought to a boil. “It creeps up on you,” Gerdes […]

Chef Patrick Micheels | Dry-Aged Innovation | Omaha Magazine

Chef Patrick Micheels

January 3, 2019 · Posted In: Omaha Magazine, People, Restaurants

It’s not easy to stay humble when everyone keeps talking about how great you are. But Patrick Micheels manages to steer nearly every compliment right back to other people. “I have a team in the […]

Compassion in Translation | Bilingual Outreach | Omaha Magazine

Compassion in Translation

Posted In: Giving, Omaha Magazine

Grief is incredibly complicated, says Gabriela Martinez. Expressions of grief vary widely depending on the individual, family, and cultural context. Grief can be immediate or delayed. It may affect children and adults in different ways. And many […]

Two Habits To Save The World: Napping & Walking

My Bucket List

Posted In: Humor, Omaha Magazine

Lots of people have what they call a “bucket list.” That, of course, is a list of things you want to do before you die. Because, obviously, there are not a lot of things you […]

January/February 2019 Between the Lines

January/February 2019 Between the Lines

Posted In: Omaha Magazine, People

Alicia Hollins —Senior Sales Coordinator Alicia has worked at Omaha Magazine for 11 years as Gil Cohen’s assistant. She is currently the senior sales coordinator, helping Gil with customer service, ad work, and sales. She […]

Finding Hope in the New Year

Finding Hope in the New Year

Posted In: Entertainment, Weekend Picks

Subscribe to this free weekly newsletter here. Thursday, Jan. 3: Start your new year on the right foot at the Omaha Magazine Launch Party for our January/February “Health” edition. The party is free, but please RSVP […]

60Plus Opener Prime Time 2019

Prime Time 2019

Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha, Fashion

A couple of years ago, I saw a book featuring older people from California and New York dressed to the hilt, telling stories of their life experiences. I thought, “Omahans have many stories to tell, […]

January/February 2019 Explore! Day Trip Destinations

January/February 2019 Explore!

Posted In: Explore!, Omaha Magazine

For Nebraska, Iowa, Kansas, and Missouri This calendar was printed in the January/February 2019 edition of Omaha Magazine. To receive the magazine, click here to subscribe. Nebraska Paul Shaffer & The Nebraska Jazz Orchestra Jan. 10 at Lied Center for Performing Arts, Lincoln. […]

Saving a Life, Chasing the Dream Houston Alexander Foundation

Saving a Life, Chasing the Dream

Posted In: Omaha Magazine, Opinion, People

Houston Alexander knew that his first-born child would be a fighter from the moment he laid eyes on her. Elan, his daughter, was born with kidney disease. “We knew that one day she would need […]