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April 30, 2019 · Posted In: Home, Lifestyle, OmahaHome

“Life is 10 percent what happens to me and 90 percent how I react to it.” —Charles R. Swindoll As I lay in bed on March 16, little did I know my spring DIY project […]

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February 25, 2019 · Posted In: Home, Lifestyle, OmahaHome

“The space in which we live should be for the person we are becoming now, not for the person we were in the past.” —Marie Kondo There is an apocryphal quote often attributed to Buddha, […]

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January 4, 2019 · Posted In: Home, OmahaHome

“New Year—a new chapter, new verse, or just the same old story? Ultimately we write it. The choice is ours!” —Alex Morritt It’s time to take the Christmas lights down and put the house back […]

Happy January Home Hacks

December 28, 2018 · Posted In: At Home, DIY Project, Home

Start the year fresh with these quick, helpful cleaning hacks. Hacks in general exploded in popularity when websites such as BuzzFeed and Pinterest started pitching them at us. This made finding housekeeping hacks incredibly easy, […]

Setting the Table

October 24, 2018 · Posted In: DIY Project, Family, OmahaHome

Let’s face it, there isn’t much enthusiasm for Grandma’s china these days. Fine chinaware is a forgotten treasure for many families. Too many Generation Xers and baby boomers are content to treat their kitchen islands […]

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Posted In: Family, Home, OmahaHome

“All that is gold does not glitter, Not all those who wander are lost; The old that is strong does not wither, Deep roots are not reached by the frost.” —J.R.R. Tolkien With the holiday […]

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August 20, 2018 · Posted In: Home, OmahaHome, People

For me, fall is the embodiment of comfort. I love the warm and cozy feeling of autumn snuggled in between the harsh Midwestern summer and winter.  The first sign of dropping temperature starts to turn […]

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June 20, 2018 · Posted In: Home, OmahaHome, Recipes

July is always a busy time of year—full of activities, family reunions, picnics, baseball games, etc. And don’t forget barbecues!  This issue, I’m passing the DIY baton to another do-it-yourself guru. Gary Dunteman is a competitive […]

Succulent Style

May 14, 2018 · Posted In: DIY Project, Home, OmahaHome

Succulents are a hot trend, blooming in popularity not just because of their unique beauty—they’re also easy to propagate and nearly indestructible. More than 25 different plant families contain succulents, with varieties ranging from cacti to […]

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April 25, 2018 · Posted In: Home, OmahaHome, Opinion

Spring is in full swing and my thoughts turn to freshening up my home as I always do. After a long, dreary winter, I find myself wanting to breathe new life into familiar spaces. So […]