Tag: December 2021

A Short Lesson on Transfer on Death Deeds

Sometimes estate plans include a “transfer on death” deed as a way to transfer real estate at a property owner’s death. A recent opinion by the Eighth Circuit (Dawn Strope-Robinson v. State Farm Fire and Casualty) has made this estate planning tool a popular discussion topic in estate planning circles. […]

Shop Local this Holiday Season

Gift-giving season is just around the corner, and some people are just so difficult to buy for! It seems that no matter what, year after year, you struggle to find that “perfect gift”. In 2019, roughly 729 billion dollars was spent in the U.S. around Christmas time, making it 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 […]

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 […]

Does Chiropractic Help Children?

Yes, regularly. Today, nearly 35 million adults in the United States rely on chiropractic adjustments as part of their health care and wellness regime. It’s an effective way to manage pain and treat a wide variety of conditions. But the benefits are not just reserved for those over 18 years […]

5 Steps to the Perfect Cocktail

The bar: Public House The bartender: Cole The drink: Smoke N’ Apples What you need: 1.5 oz Monte Alban Mezcal .75 oz lemon juice .75 oz apple juice .5 oz poblano syrup .5 oz agave Apple wedge 4 sage leaves Butane torch and smoking board 2. Torch sage until smoking. […]

Fun Dining at Gather

Delicious always wins at Gather, one of the most unique eateries to grace the Old Market in a while. The concept is the brainchild of Graeme Swain, an Omaha native with a passion for tasty food and sustainable practices. Along with his partner Christine Mara Hrupek Swain, he first tested […]

Shelly Hood is More Than Insurance

Shelly Hood never saw herself as an insurance agent. Before representing State Farm, she was running multiple stores for Victoria’s Secret as a district manager. In 18 years, Hood learned how to grow a small business through relationship building, staying consistent, and focusing on how to be the best leader […]

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 […]

Geri and Bob’s Road to a Healthy Retirement

The crunch of a gravel road and rolling fields spotted with cattle and crops lead visitors to Geri and Bob Burianek’s home, nestled between Crete and Pleasant Dale, Nebraska. Here, they built their life together on farmland owned by their family for more than 100 years. Geri and Bob have […]