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Calendar of Events: January/February 2014

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ART AND MUSEUM EXHIBITS From the Collection: Jun Kaneko’s Special Project – Fremont Dangos Through January 10 at KANEKO, 1111 Jones St. This exhibit brings together for the first time a set of six 11-foot […]

Omaha’s Historic 
Drag Scene

December 17, 2013 · Posted In: Downtown, Encounter, Entertainment, Lifestyle, Nightlife, People

In 2004, The New Yorker published a story entitled “Homecoming Queens.” “Compared with most Midwestern towns,” writes author Mark Singer, “Omaha has an active gay demimonde that’s not so demi.” Well, it’s been around for […]

Single Parent: Skip the 
Holiday Hoopla

Posted In: Family, HerFamily, Lifestyle, Parenting

As kids, we got to live the fantasy. But now, as adults, it’s up to us to create the fantasy of the man in the red suit and the wonderment of one’s faith during the […]

Lydia Kang is in Control.

December 16, 2013 · Posted In: Lifestyle, Omaha Magazine, People

Lydia Kang has delicate, tiny hands. A long ponytail. She wears simple jewelry: a couple bracelets and some earrings. That’s nearly as much detail as you’ll get about the characters she writes. Kang’s debut novel, […]

Jalapeño Hummus

December 15, 2013 · Posted In: Food & Drink, HerFamily, Recipes

Ingredients: 1 cup garbanzo beans ⅓ cup canned jalapeño pepper slices, juice reserved 3 Tbsp tahini 
3 cloves garlic, minced 
2 Tbsp lemon juice ½ tsp ground cumin ½ tsp curry powder 
crushed red pepper to […]

Kip Edmonds

Aesthetic Concrete Design

December 14, 2013 · Posted In: Business Profiles, Sponsored Content

Aesthetic Concrete Design (ACD) is a custom concrete installation business that strives to give customers a personalized installation that won’t go out of style. After 15 years of working in the golf industry, owner Kip […]

The Real Bogeyman

Posted In: Family, Health, HerFamily, Parenting

When I was a little girl, I knew my house was going to burn down. I didn’t just fear it. I knew it. I didn’t know when. I didn’t know how. But I just…knew. And […]


December 13, 2013 · Posted In: Health, HerFamily, News

If you’ve experienced extended pelvic pain, you’re not alone. As many as 15 to 20 percent of women between the ages of 18 and 50 will experience chronic pelvic pain that lasts six months or […]

Gingerbread Men

December 12, 2013 · Posted In: Food & Drink, HerFamily, Nutrition, Recipes

Baking holiday treats with the kids is a tradition in many families. This year, look for ways to trim up your favorite recipes and share a gift of good health. Ingredients (Yield: 32 cookies) 2 cups […]