Tag: April 2020

Entertain and Unwind on the Lake

Undoubtedly, a home is a place to relax and escape from the everyday stresses of the outside world. While a home is typically viewed as a retreat, it can also be designated as a spot to gather and entertain guests. Luckily, this particular home, located in Newport Landing on Bennington […]

Getting a Boost in School

There is one key factor most people overlook when trying to figure out why their kids may be struggling in school. Whether they’re having trouble with focus, concentration, sitting still, staying on task, reading comprehension, behavioral issues, etc. This one key factor is the eyes. I don’t necessarily mean a […]

Why Hire an Event Planner?

Andrea Zahourek is the Owner and Creative Director of AZ + Co., a full-service event planning and design company. With a “one stop” approach, AZ + Co. offers everything from planning, production, day of coordination, floral design, as well as both event and home design. AZ + Co. specializes in […]

Dining in the Moment

Tucked into the quaint Old Market Passageway, V. Mertz has been captivating diners with old-world charm, exceptional wines, and innovative flavors for more than 40 years. First opened as a wine bar, the dark wood and dim lighting of the romantic space is reminiscent of a wine cellar, but originally […]

The Fontaine

If you’re looking for a nearby getaway this year, head down to Kansas City, the City of Fountains. One of the most famous fountains is the J.C. Nichols Memorial Fountain, which anchors one end of Country Club Plaza. Built in Paris in 1910 and later salvaged, it found its current […]

Painting a Brighter World

What do two energetic, outgoing, eight-year-old twins do to pass the time? Paint, of course! Ava and Mala Prajapati not only love to paint, their natural ambition led them to create their own YouTube channel so they can teach other kids how to paint. In fact, they’ve channeled their inner […]

Olympic Aspirations

Lauren Mayo | Senior | Elkhorn South High School Swimming is a way of life for Elkhorn South senior Lauren Mayo. “Swimming has brought me a bit of stability, so I center my life around it emotionally, too,” she said. “It gives me a purpose besides working hard in school.” […]

Focused on the Future

Max Murrell | Senior | Millard North High School When Millard North senior Max Murrell started playing on the freshman basketball team, he never imagined he’d be recruited by Division I schools from as far away as California, Virginia, and Texas. “I never really envisioned myself as someone playing at […]

Outdoor Furniture

Even hearty Nebraskans’ patience grows thin as the winter months drag on. But here we are, on the cusp of Spring 2020, and with the tease of 50-degree days at the end of February, the sight of neighbors and friends outside tells us that  It.  Is.  Almost.  TIME! That means […]

A Playground for All

With spring fever in the air, families—especially kids—are anxious to get outdoors. And there’s no better way to spend a beautiful afternoon than at a park where children can freely have fun on a playground. But there’s an unfortunate reality for many families in West Omaha, and that’s the lack […]