Where Family and Friends Gather

July 31, 2016 · Posted In: Home, Neighborhoods, OmahaHome, Publications, West Omaha

Standard windows just will not do for Ed and Diane Foral. Their home’s view demands to let the outside in.  Nestled on quiet Cottonwood Lane, which wraps around Villa Springs in Springfield, their south-facing home […]

Villa Springs

July 29, 2016 · Posted In: Home, Neighborhoods, OmahaHome, Publications

Drive about three miles south of Springfield, Nebraska, and you’ll find Villa Springs on the north shore of the Platte River, a private neighborhood more or less enclosed by a ring of cottonwood trees. If […]

Flying Over Hollywood

Posted In: Art, Lifestyle, Omaha Magazine, Publications

Jim Fields is a self-taught auteur, a busy English teacher, and a Nebraska-nice filmmaker trying to finish his latest project whenever he can find time. The film, Life After Ex, is a romantic comedy about […]

Rugged Summer Looks

Posted In: Encounter, Fashion, Publications, Style

hair and makeup: Chevy Kozisek   |   styling: Nicholas Wasserberger   |   wardrobe: stylist’s own   | model: Walker Greene

Hot Dogs of the Future

July 28, 2016 · Posted In: Encounter, Food & Drink, Publications, Restaurants

There’s a slight cognitive disconnect when one first encounters Mick Ridgway’s vegan hot dog cart. It’s not his plant-based frankfurters, which reject those sacrosanct animal ingredients—including snouts, lips, and buttholes of pigs—that are encased in […]

The Secret Sauce of Super Success

July 26, 2016 · Posted In: B2B Magazine, Business, Opinion, Publications

I hope the overly alliterative title tipped you off that I will not, except possibly in jest, divulge the recipe to any sort of magical marketing elixir (patent pending). And it is not because I’m […]

Boys & Girls Club is Served by Girl Scouts

July 25, 2016 · Posted In: Education, Family, HerFamily, Publications

A group of sixth-grade girls sit around a table in the St. James/Seton Parish Hall. They are all members of Girl Scout Troop No. 44138.  Most of them have been friends and Girl Scout members […]

Colored Concrete

July 22, 2016 · Posted In: DIY Project, Home, OmahaHome, Publications

Taking on an outside project in the spring here in Nebraska can be tricky, but I was up for the challenge. In between all the rain and wind we had this spring, I finally found […]

Jenny Kruger

Posted In: Art, Lifestyle, Omaha Magazine, People, Publications

Midwestern farmland can be described in many ways. Paisley, however, is not a descriptor that normally comes to mind. Artist Jenny Kruger, however, often sees paisley on the farm—at least in paint. Her art consists […]

Colossal Heart & Soul

Posted In: Encounter, Entertainment, Music, Publications

Josh Hoyer, 39, isn’t afraid to speak candidly. With a heavy touring schedule and family at home in Lincoln, the lead singer and keyboardist for Josh Hoyer & Soul Colossal knows full well the sacrifices […]