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Stories of Survivors

Learn More www.projectpinkd.org Sarah Guido, Tammy Tanner, and Teresa Sims are all Omaha women who were diagnosed with invasive forms of breast cancer before the age of 45. All of them were scared. All of them underwent bilateral mastectomies and months of multiple reconstructive surgeries. All of them leaned heavily on […]

Functional Style

Artistico Interiors’ Stacie Muhle blends day-to-day living with expressive design Stacie Muhle has some advice for those considering remodeling or building a new home: Get an interior designer involved early in the process.  “It can save a fair amount of costly mistakes,” said Muhle, ASID, interior designer and owner of […]

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New York, N.Y.  |  The Ritz Carlton New York, Battery Park When to travel: Year-round When to book: 3-6 months in advance Why The Ritz Carlton New York, Battery Park: Take in spectacular views of Lady Liberty, Ellis Island and the Hudson River from the comfort of your elegant room […]

Like Mother, Like Daughter

Pageant success becomes a Holen family tradition Morgan Holen’s path to pageant history began with awe. She was about five years old, sitting in the audience of a Miss Nebraska competition in North Platte. On stage, contestant after contestant spoke passionately about causes and organizations they were working to help. […]

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By Land Seattle, Washington  |  Hotel 1000 When to travel: Year-round When to book: 3-6 months in advance Why Hotel 1000: This celebrated, modern boutique hotel provides a superb downtown Seattle location just blocks from Puget Sound, Pike Place Market and more. Outstanding amenities include sparkling wine upon check-in, virtual […]

Spirit of Service

For these Omaha women, philanthropy is a family affair Lucy Newberry, 42 Mother of: Nicholas, 14; Elizabeth, 12; Christopher, 9; Beau, 2; Penelope, 1 Profession: Partner at Kutak Rock LLP law firm Volunteers with: Junior League of Omaha, Child Saving Institute, Joslyn Castle Guild, Omaha Symphony Guild, Lauritzen Gardens Life […]

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BY LAND Walland, Tennessee  |  Blackberry Farm When to travel: Year-round When to book: 3-6 months in advance Why Blackberry Farm: Nestled on 4,200 lush acres at the foothills of the Great Smoky Mountains, Blackberry Farm is renowned for its enchanting landscape and elegant accommodations, including hill cottages with private […]

Summer Strength

Conditioning programs keep young athletes in top form Troy Watchorn, T7 Fitness 402-350-5178 t7fitness.com   Tyler Nieland, going vertical 10700 Sapp Brothers Drive 402-392-1889 goingverticalomaha.com   Gibbie Duval, Xplosive Edge 14706 Giles Rd. 402-933-7622 xplosiveedge.com   Turman Quarterback Academy 402-650-5475 turmanquarterbackacademy.com   Fourteen-year-old Alex Nelson of Elkhorn shot up several inches […]

Rock On

For youngsters, School of Rock strikes a chord In just three years at Omaha School of Rock, 11-year-old Aidan Fisher transformed from a guitar newbie to a YouTube sensation. Last year, a chance encounter led Aidan to take the stage and shred a Van Halen solo with ’80s heavy metal […]

Giving Back To Those Who Serve

Through program, community heroes save when buying, selling or refinancing  Terry and Lisa Matlock are committed to helping others. Lisa, a nurse, visits elderly and disabled patients in their homes, helping them maintain their independence. Terry, a federal inspector, spent over a month in New York with the Federal Emergency […]