John Shartrand's hands framing engraved image of city of Omaha emblem

3D Laser Engraving

February 25, 2019 · Posted In: DIY Project, Home

For John Shartrand and his wife, Nicola, creativity is a family affair. To begin with, they have owned and operated Nicola’s Italian Wine & Fare in the Old Market area for the past 16 years. […]

Outside upper half and roof of Offutt-Yost House in Dundee

Saint Barnabas Church Acquires Offutt-Yost House

February 22, 2019 · Posted In: Home, Omaha Magazine, OmahaHome

The workmen kneel below a ladder—as if in prayer, as they try to coax a jammed pocket door back to life after a decades-long slumber—inside the mansion at 140 N. 39th St. in the heart […]

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

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 […]

an overhead drone shot of section of Farnam Street

The Reversible Problem with Farnam Street

February 18, 2019 · Posted In: Home, Neighborhoods

On weekdays, the stretch of Farnam between Saddle Creek Road and Happy Hollow Boulevard becomes a one-way street for two, two-hour periods: eastbound 7-9 a.m. and westbound 4-6 p.m. Numerous “Do Not Enter” and one-way […]

Urban Evolution Burgess Family

Urban Evolution

January 8, 2019 · Posted In: Home, Home Improvement, OmahaHome

Steve and Julie Burgess were enjoying a glass of wine at La Buvette when the idea hit Julie like a ton of old bricks. While admiring the Old Market’s lovely brick buildings, redesigned from warehouses […]

Sandy Matson_Entryway Omaha Home

OmahaHome Entryway

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 […]

Transformations

December 28, 2018 · Posted In: Home, Home Improvement, OmahaHome

Meet the designer: Lisa McCoid is one of the Midwest’s few design professionals with both an architecture license and interior design certification. As co-owner of D3 Interiors, her goal is total customer satisfaction. “The client […]

Trimming the Trees

Posted In: Home, Home Improvement

Trees require maintenance or they can depreciate a property. Knowing when and how to trim them is critical. (It is important to note that this article discusses landscaping trees, whether deciduous or coniferous. Fruit trees […]

Fireplace & Chill

Posted In: Home, Home Improvement

As the sun slowly sets beyond the horizon, the circadian rhythms of Dean and Robyn Powell signal their descent into the basement of their home. Lambent flames from the fireplace deliver a comforting invite to […]

Quail Hollow: Where Everybody Knows Your Name

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 […]