high school students, Bellevue Public Schools

A Culture of Excellence

March 12, 2020 · Posted In: Bellevue, Education, FamilyGuide

The child of an active-duty military member moves between six and nine times over the course of their education. That means they attend six to nine different schools—making and leaving six to nine different groups […]

food waste on boards, smiley face

Wasted Food Is More Than Waste

March 3, 2020 · Posted In: Home, OmahaHome

We should all be so lucky as to have too much to eat. At first glance, it may be a blessing, but take a step back and consider the economics of excess bounty. Food waste […]

the Beller's dining area, closeup

Colonial Revival Gets an Update

Posted In: Home, OmahaHome

Brent and Emily Beller were casually looking for a Dundee area home in 2016 to fit a growing family. A residence at 52nd and Cuming streets, with its red brick, classical columns, and lions guarding […]

Maren and Nate Lakers, daughter Margo

Modern Farmhouse Shines in Rockbrook

March 2, 2020 · Posted In: At Home, OmahaHome

It’s clear that Maren and Nate Lakers like a DIY challenge. They did a near complete renovation of their first District 66 home on 101st Street, including the kitchen, basement, master bedroom, and bathroom. So, […]

remodeled, en suite marble bathroom

Master En Suite Oasis

Posted In: Before & After, Home, OmahaHome

A desire for smart space-planning, abundant natural light, and “aging in place” initiated home renovation plans for this baby boomer couple. Anita Wiechman, a partner with Interior Design Group, was called in to bring solutions.  […]

kitchen island in remodeled Dundee home

Good Bones & Great Memories

February 28, 2020 · Posted In: Dundee, OmahaHome

The story goes that a lovely woman went to a house party in Dundee in 1979. It was at this party where she met the homeowner, who would become her future husband. The couple lived […]

Sandy Matson's Hawaiian Village home remodel

Amidst the Floodwaters: One Year Later

Posted In: DIY Project, OmahaHome

In March 2019, massive flooding wreaked havoc on dozens of communities throughout eastern Nebraska and surrounding areas. A combination of late-season snow, ice jams on multiple rivers, and heavy spring rains created the perfect storm, and […]

Lassley's grandkids Madeline and Ace

Fantastical Journeys & Where to Find Them:

Posted In: Home, OmahaHome

A 3D paper airplane sails across an ashen New York skyline. The Statue of Liberty is a voluptuous woman with a contemptuous look plastered on her face. Her golden garter belt gleams on one thick […]

Jeremy Estill, maker

A Jeremy of All Trades

December 31, 2019 · Posted In: Home, OmahaHome

“I hate being contricted. I love being free,” said Omahan Jeremy Estill. Estill designs furniture for Roost Midwest Modern as a side gig out of downtown public wood-working shop Bench. He approaches the wood like […]

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Metallics & Mosaics

Posted In: Home, OmahaHome

Sometimes a project comes along that involves a room that is just too small. This was the case with a client’s guest bathroom—one of many design projects The Designers has consulted on through the years […]