Our Leisure

Our Leisure

Washington, D.C. | The Hay-Adams  When to travel: Year-round When to book: 3-6 months in advance  Why The Hay-Adams: This historic, elegant hotel is right where visitors want to be  – in the center of downtown Washington, D.C., mere blocks from some of the  country’s most famous monuments and sites, […]

Our Little Secret

When Jeff Brown and Pete Wilson aren’t coaching their “Mites” team with the Omaha Hockey Club, they head out to Lake Zorinsky, Carter Lake or Whitehawk Lake for a little pond hockey with some of the kids. “We can’t really take credit for the idea,” said Brown, but the winter months have […]

Our Passion-Checkered Past

CAL Automotive Creations drives home triumphant   As a young boy, Ron Cizek never imagined that rebuilding the 1940 Ford Coupe sitting in his father’s garage would one day become a passion of his – and never did he imagine his newfound passion would result in winning the prestigious 50th […]

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Telluride, Colorado  |  Hotel Madeline When to travel: Year-round When to book: 3-6 months in advance Why Hotel Madeline: Experience Telluride, the quintessential historic mountain town, from the elegant comfort of Hotel Madeline. Surrounded by 13,000-foot peaks and located at the foot of towering ski slopes, the hotel provides valets […]

Our Little Secret

Have you heard the phrase “go big or go home”? It’s clearly something Bob Harris of Omaha believes in as his wedding proposal went well beyond the average surprise. After dating Erin Scoggins for over three years, Harris knew it was time to make his move. Once he learned that […]

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By Land South Beach, Florida W South Beach When to travel: Year-round When to book: 3-6 months in advance Why W South Beach: Miami’s W South Beach is a posh hot spot where you might see a celebrity while strolling on the beach or checking out the hotel’s renowned restaurants […]

Falling In Modern Love

Three matches made in Omaha Finding the perfect partner is a pursuit that occupies many singles’ lonely hearts. No matter our age, we seek connection – a partner in crime; a lifelong companion; a soul mate to grow old with. But in today’s busy world, finding lasting love can seem more […]

Our Little Secret

When friends Brian Zahm, Karsten Storm and Phil Page realized they all shared a passion for duck hunting, they decided to start a hunting club to share their knowledge and experience with other local hunters. “About 4 years ago, the three of us started Fowl Play, a local hunting club,” said Zahm. Other hunting […]

A Life Aquatic

For photographer Jen Edney, the best adventures require waterproof gear   Things Jen Edney can do: 1. Convince the French skipper of Energy Team France to sail over her in a 44-foot long catamaran. Tread water like crazy to stay in the exact same position (so as not to get […]

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By Land Napa Valley, California | The Carneros Inn When to travel: Year­round When to book: 3­6 months in advance Why The Carneros Inn: Surrounded by green, rolling hills in the world­famous Napa Valley  Wine Country, The Carneros Inn brings stunning landscapes indoors. Cozy, sunny guest cottages have private patios, […]