Author: Kathy Rygg

Strength in Numbers

Many top employers in the U.S. have made great strides toward prioritizing diversity and inclusion for employees. But ensuring every single individual within an organization feels truly valued and heard goes far beyond compliance with programs such as affirmative action. It requires a constant commitment from everyone in the company […]

Hip to be Square

Most entrepreneurs realize at an early age they have a knack for business. This was certainly the case for Nebraska native and owner of Square Donut, Elizabeth Pooley. At age 11 she started a business, breeding hamsters to sell to local pet stores so she could buy a pair of […]

Exquisite Expertise

Precious moments in life are often accompanied by sentimental accessories—engagement and anniversary rings, necklaces, and watches. They are an investment that signifies a milestone and should be approached with the utmost care. It’s rare to find a local jeweler that resembles a family-owned store from the past. Sidrony Jewelers opened […]

The Color of Confidence

Do you have a love-hate relationship with your closet? Are there clothing items in it that you never wear, but don’t quite know why? Most people wear 20% of their clothes 80% of the time. Imagine if all the clothing and accessories in your closet complemented you and provided confidence […]

A Heart for Helping

Sticking to a fitness routine can be challenging. One of the best ways to ensure it becomes a life-long habit is accountability. A personal trainer not only provides that accountability but also guides, supports, and cares about your health journey. A good trainer isn’t just knowledgeable about health and fitness—they […]

Review: Tantalizing Dinner for Two

In a city where beef reigns supreme, Chateaubriand is absent from the menus of most steakhouses. Considered an upscale delicacy in the 1950s and ‘60s, it was traditionally reserved for holidays and later became popular for a romantic Valentine’s dinner. A special occasion is no longer needed to enjoy this […]

Holidays with Heart

For most people, the holidays invoke warm feelings of gathering around a table for a special meal, exchanging gifts, and spending time with loved ones. But for many of the boys and girls at Boys Town, they haven’t had those same opportunities prior to living there. That’s why Boys Town […]

Providing HOPE During Cancer Treatment

Most people know someone who has been impacted by cancer. Those who have personally experienced it know the financial burden it can have. Recognizing these challenges, Nebraska Cancer Specialists (NCS) created the NCS HOPE Foundation in 2018, a non-profit dedicated to improving the lives of individuals and families in the […]

Living Your Dream

“There’s no place like home” is a famous phrase that embodies everything a home is meant to be: family, comfort, security, and love. All of those emotions are impacted by elements such as color, texture, lighting, and structure. To ensure your home provides everything you need, it’s important to work […]

One of a Kind Care

As two of the most proud proponents of chiropractic care, Nebraska native Dustin Sparks and his wife Angela have spent the last 10 years helping make chiropractic care a convenient and affordable lifestyle routine. After moving to Texas in the late ‘90s, the Sparks opened a chiropractic clinic in Austin. […]