For the Love of Pets

December 12, 2013 · Posted In: Family, HerFamily, Lifestyle, Parenting, Pets

“Animals are a huge deal in this house!” exclaims Kim Hanusek of Bennington, mom to Samantha, 9, and Leigha, 6.  She’s also a second-grade teacher at Pine Creek Elementary in the Bennington Public Schools district. […]

Prep for College Now

October 28, 2013 · Posted In: Education, Finance, Finance & Real Estate, HerFamily

With college tuition seeing double-digit hikes and student loan debt at an all-time high, affording college is a big concern for many parents and students. But there are plenty of options that can make higher […]

Sharon Hyer

August 29, 2013 · Posted In: Beauty, Fashion, Lifestyle, Omaha Magazine, People, Style

When it comes to her work attire, Sharon Hyer, 53, is strictly business. But in no way does this mean the 20-year financial services veteran is ‘bearish’ on style. “My office style is traditional,” says […]

Jeremy Glasser’s Concrete Countertops

Posted In: DIY Project, Home, OmahaHome

Replacing the old tile kitchen countertops of his Morton Meadows home had been on Jeremy Glasser’s to-do list since moving into the house in 2008. When a break between jobs afforded him a bit of […]

Q&A: Valeria Orlandini

August 27, 2013 · Posted In: Business, Home, OmahaHome, People

Valeria Orlandini has made a career of preserving works on paper and photographic materials, many of which are proudly displayed in fine homes and museums worldwide. Ensuring that the rich stories, family memories, and important […]

Buy the Big O! Show

August 26, 2013 · Posted In: B2B Magazine, Business

Looking for a networking and marketing opportunity for your small business? Check out the Greater Omaha Chamber’s 2013 Buy the Big O! Show, happening Wed., Oct. 9 from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. at CenturyLink […]

The Best, Local Farmers Markets

Trevor Hollins’ Giving Tree Mural

June 20, 2013 · Posted In: DIY Project, Home, OmahaHome

When Trevor Hollins decided he wanted to paint a mural in son Logan’s bedroom in their West Omaha home, he found inspiration in a favorite read from his own childhood: Shel Silverstein’s The Giving Tree. […]

Sentimental Plantings

Posted In: Home, Home Improvement, Lifestyle, OmahaHome

We select many plants and trees for our yards purely for their aesthetics—beautiful color or shape, heavenly scent, or because they pair well with other plants. But sometimes, we choose for sentimental reasons—because they simply […]

Get Your Game On!

Posted In: Family, HerFamily, Lifestyle, Places, Recreation

Staying fit can be a real challenge for a busy mom, particularly when she spends a good chunk of her day behind a desk at work or playing chauffeur to active kids. So, too, can […]