January 5, 2016 · Posted In: B2B Magazine, Business, Business Profiles, Publications

From Target to Lowe’s to mom-and-pops, no company, large or small, is safe from a data breach. When a company’s website is hacked or its customers’ financial information is stolen, it doesn’t just leave companies […]

Green Beans Coffee

August 11, 2015 · Posted In: B2B Magazine, Business, Business Profiles, Publications

This article appears in Summer 2015 B2B. You can tell there’s something different about Green Beans Coffee when you walk in. The west Omaha store, open since April, is devoid of the two-person tables and […]

Saying Yes to Improv

July 31, 2015 · Posted In: Encounter, Entertainment, Humor, Publications

This article appears in July/August 2015 The Encounter. As soon as the word “morph” came up, I knew I was going to be in trouble. My improv workshop with Dylan Rohde, the founder and co-owner of […]

Retirement on the Road

July 30, 2015 · Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha, Lifestyle, Publications, Retirement

This article appears in 60-Plus June/July 2015 edition. Fritz Sampson says he likes to travel slowly, but the words “travel” and “slowly” can conjure up thoughts of lounging over three hour-long dinners in Italy, or spending […]

Earth Children

June 24, 2015 · Posted In: Family, HerFamily, Parenting, Publications

Article originally published in June 2015 Her Family. With summer vacation and a welcome reprieve from the classroom under way, spring is a great time to teach kids lessons in greener pastures. Spending time in the […]

Sensitive Information

April 22, 2015 · Posted In: Health, HerFamily, Parenting, Publications

As spring cleaning season is underway, many households in 2015 are finding one less thing they have to get rid of—paper records. Digitally storing sensitive information, such as medical records, is becoming a popular choice […]

Joanna Kingsbury

April 9, 2015 · Posted In: Encounter, Lifestyle, People

Originally published in March/April Encounter. Joanna Kingsbury, a resident of Omaha for the past three years, has dipped her toes into many creative fields: acting, singing, dancing, and DJ-ing. She recently completed a role as […]

Meet the Orands

February 10, 2015 · Posted In: Family, HerFamily, Lifestyle, People

For Matt Orand, a day at the office is child’s play—or at least figuring out what children want to play with. As the Creative Director of the Omaha Children’s Museum, Orand is the one tasked […]

A Hidden Myth in Elkhorn

December 15, 2014 · Posted In: HerFamily, Lifestyle, People, People On the Rise

On one late fall day, as most high school students were shuffled to and from sports practices, band rehearsals, and gatherings at friends’ houses, 15-year-old author Brandon Bauer was hard at work at a local […]

God Bless Us, Everyone!

December 4, 2014 · Posted In: Entertainment, Theatre, Young Hero

As the Omaha Community Playhouse prepares to transport theatergoers to Victorian England with their annual production of A Christmas Carol, 8-year-old Mackenzie Reidy is getting ready to be catapulted into the world of theater for […]