Fairytale Wonder

October 30, 2015 · Posted In: At Home, Home, OmahaHome, Publications

Steve and Bari McCormick’s Euro-influenced home in the gated Legacy Villas development draws much attention for its enchanted kingdom appearance. The French country-style house stands apart from conventional residences for its distinctive features. Start with […]

Rustic Roots

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. […]

A Space of Their Own

Posted In: Art, Lifestyle, Omaha Magazine, Publications

Theirs was a passion born from a common frustration framed by a Great Recession America, one that had stricken Omaha with a bounty of empty storefronts and too many starving artists. So when visual artists […]

Monster Stuffed Peppers

Posted In: Family, Food & Drink, HerFamily, Publications, Recipes

A simple spaghetti and marinara sauce gets a new look in these fun Monster Stuffed Peppers. Make the sauce the night before so it’s ready for dinner before the kids head out for some treats. Find […]

Alex Kava

Posted In: Lifestyle, Omaha Magazine, People, Publications

Sure, Alex Kava is a best-selling mystery author, but as an aspiring writer she faced insecurities. Even now, with a six-figure contract from Putnam, there are uncertainties in this brave new world of publishing. Growing […]

True Detective

October 29, 2015 · Posted In: Lifestyle, Omaha Magazine, People, Publications

The words “private eye” summon up all manner of familiar motifs: smoky offices, blonde dames in cherry-red lipstick and kitten heels, shifty nighthawks, underworld imps, and hardboiled gumshoes with hearts of gold. In these Raymond […]

The Loyal Royal

October 27, 2015 · Posted In: Entertainment, Omaha Magazine, Publications, Sports

The batter steps up to the plate and smacks a line drive into the left field gap. The runner at second base starts motoring toward third, rounds the corner, and heads for home. It was […]

From Omaha to Notre Dame

Posted In: Lifestyle, Omaha Magazine, People, Publications

On a seasonably pleasant Friday evening last July, members of the Jenkins and Wessling families gathered at St. Joan of Arc Catholic Church for a wedding. The bride’s uncle had traveled back to his hometown […]

Wicked Problems

Posted In: B2B Magazine, Business, Ethics, Publications

Two intractable sides battling back and forth. “How can you be so heartless? Where is your sense of compassion?” “Why do you foster weakness? Where is your respect for authority?” The sides play themselves out […]

Nancy Beal Meyer

October 26, 2015 · Posted In: Art, Education, Family, HerFamily, Lifestyle, Publications

When the other little girls in Nancy Beal Meyer’s third grade class were coloring and making crafts, Beal Meyer was begging her mother for an opportunity to learn about art. Not the art from her […]