Jennifer Bromm at home in Gretna, sitting around kitchen table with her family. From left: Jason (her husband), Chuck Arbaugh (her father), Jennifer with her daughter Bailey, and Cindy Arbaugh (her mother)

Holiday Greetings from a Farmhouse in Gretna, Japan

February 22, 2019 · Posted In: At Home, Home

Gretna native Jennifer Bromm has endured a whirlwind of assignments since joining the Army in 2013. After spending a year in South Korea, she spent three years in Germany and then moved on to Camp […]

Quail Hollow: Where Everybody Knows Your Name

December 28, 2018 · Posted In: At Home, Home, Neighborhoods

Located not far from Lake Zorinsky, Quail Hollow has streets lined with tidy homes occupied by retirees and young families. Quail Hollow residents not only know their neighbors, they also like to spend time with […]

Happy January Home Hacks

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, […]

At Home with Joy Bartling at Scatter Joy Acres

Posted In: At Home, Home, OmahaHome

To the very north of Sorenson Parkway, still in city limits but almost completely hidden in a tangle of back roads, sits 26 acres of heaven—or at least, as close as Joy Bartling will come […]

Custom-Made Paradise in the Woods

October 24, 2018 · Posted In: At Home, OmahaHome

Tracy Zaiss never gets tired answering the inevitable question from first-time visitors to the family’s hilltop home. “They always ask me, ‘Are you sure we’re still in Omaha?’ And I always say, ‘Oh yes, this […]

The Basement That Dreams Are Made Of

Posted In: At Home, OmahaHome

After 19 years in the home where she and her husband raised three children, “It was time to do some updating,” Stacy Stenger says.  The house that had once been featured on Street of Dreams […]

The Devil is in the Detail

October 13, 2018 · Posted In: At Home, OmahaHome

When Jenny Gradowski drives up to her home each evening, she says the scene still gives her pause. “This is my home,” she says with awe.  Gradowski and Joe Pittack live in a spacious white […]

A Seasonal Step Up

October 3, 2018 · Posted In: At Home, Central Omaha, OmahaHome

This fall, there will be plenty of time to cruise the streets and check out reddening leaves and autumnal lawn displays. But you might just want to stop, roll down your windows, and take a […]

The Perfect Lakeside Patio

August 22, 2018 · Posted In: At Home, OmahaHome

By the time foundations were laid for the first few houses at the Big Sandy Lake development in 2005, all 85 lakeside lots had been sold. Dean Dougherty was one of the eager buyers. His […]

Wolves at the Door

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

How can someone armed with an unwieldy and imprecise piece of modern technology, such as a 20-inch electric chainsaw, create woodcarvings so meticulous in detail they look real? It takes a person with the eye […]