Tag: February 2018

Eclectic Elegance

After having moved seven times in 12 years, Kristen and Tony Bernhard are familiar with needing a move-in ready home. But finding just the right one in a short time frame can be difficult and stressful. When the couple learned they would be moving to Omaha from Southlake, Texas, last […]

Exceptional Education

Nestled on 400 acres along the bluffs of the Elkhorn River sits a campus rich in history and tradition. At the invitation of Archbishop Gerald Bergan, monks from Conception Abbey out of Missouri arrived in Elkhorn in 1953. The monks founded Mount Michael monastery with a goal of training young […]

Overcoming Adversity

Everyone responds to adversity differently. Some crack, buckle, and fall apart. Others use their negative life experiences to change the world for the better. John Lee Hoich is a testament to living through and defying an adverse life. At 16 years old, John’s mother passed away. With a push lawnmower […]

Racing to the Top

Most five-year-olds aren’t experts in much besides playing, napping, and occasionally being mischievous. But when Joseph Mather was that age, he achieved expert status in his age group as a BMX bike racer. And at age six, he became number one in both Nationals and Worlds, beating 53 other six-year-olds […]

Winning Strokes

Erin Rease  |  Freshman  |  Elkhorn High School Erin Rease is not a morning person. That’s the case with most high school freshmen. However, when you swim for Elkhorn High, sleeping in just isn’t an option. It’s a commitment that requires rising early. The shining is optional. Since the swim […]

Aiming High

Douglas Lorcan Jamal  |  Senior  |  Mount Michael Benedictine What’s in a name? In the story of Mount Michael senior Douglas Lorcan Jamal, known by his middle name — an Irish surname that loosely translates to “determined little one” — it is a name that defines who he is and […]

Three Dynamic Destinations

In Partnership with Travel & Transport By land Lake Austin Spa Resort   |   Austin, TX When to travel: Year-round  When to book: 3-6 months before Why Lake Austin Spa Resort: The ideal location for rest and relaxation, Lake Austin Spa Resort was named a top 10 destination spa by leading […]

The ‘Write’ Plan

A column on estate and financial planning for everyone This is the final part of a six-part series examining estate planning needs that coincide with life’s milestones. If you’ve made the decision to separate from or divorce your spouse, there are many things that you need to address, and estate […]

4 Features of the Sports Activity Vehicle

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On Trend

Highpoint, North Carolina, has long been heralded as the Furniture Capital of the World, with its robust manufacturing tradition, and it’s hosting of the twice-annual International Furnishings Market. Interiors Joan and Associates sends a team of designers to Market, once in the fall and once in the spring, to learn […]