Tag: February 2020

A Militant Mindset

Paige Fixemer | Senior Millard South High School No one was more surprised than Millard South senior Paige Fixemer when her Premier volleyball coach Sarah Hughbanks pulled her aside two years ago and suggested she consider playing volleyball for the Army. “West Point? Me? No,” she recalled. Hughbanks, who previously […]

A World of Opportunity

Jakason Burks  |  Senior Burke High School When Jakason Burks started wrestling at five years old, he never imagined that someday he’d be traveling across the world to represent the United States. “I’m nothing special. Just a regular kid and a wrestler.” But in 2018, he and his older brother […]

Stop Struggling in School

If you receive negative emails from your child’s school or homework is becoming more and more of a struggle, a Brain-Body Disconnect could be why. No, they are not lazy. They are not unintelligent, and it is not bad parenting. Most forms of healthcare will follow a top-down approach, managing […]

Serenity in the Sanctuary

Tucked inside the rolling hills of The Sanctuary home development in Elkhorn, this lavish French country-style home exudes both comfort and luxury. From the privacy to the wildlife to the unique scenery of the area, the location was ideal for owners Lana and the late Patrick Clarke, who recruited designer […]

Upgrade your Bedding

Remember as a child how “getting to redo your room” was a major status symbol of moving up the age ladder in the kid universe? Remember how mature you felt when you graduated from character bedding to your “big kid room?” Few things symbolize adulthood more than possessing sophisticated bedding. […]

Room to Grow

Entrepreneurs are all too familiar with the challenge of starting a business out of their home or small office, only to quickly find themselves in need of a larger space. Rather than go through the frustrating process of driving around town looking for lease signs, enlisting the help of an […]

Baby, it’s cold outside

Are you dreaming of or planning a warm weather escape? If so, it can be difficult trying to decide what to pack for your beach getaway. A warm weather vacation is all about comfort and easy vibes so you’ll want to pack accordingly. Here are three suggestions for a stylish […]

Raising the Bar

Arcosanti, Inc. is a unique name befitting a unique company. The name stems from the words “architecture” and “ecology,” both of which have been passions for decades for local owner and Omaha native Scott Tafoya. What started as a roofing company has grown to include gutters, siding, and now custom, […]

Three Dynamic Destinations

By Land Topping Rose House  |  Bridgehampton, NY When to travel: Year-round When to book: 3-6 months in advance Why the Topping Rose House: Nestled in the heart of the Hamptons, the Topping Rose House is the Hamptons’ first full-service luxury hotel featuring 22 exquisite guestrooms spread throughout the property. […]

5 Steps to the Perfect Cocktail

The bar: Mantra Bar and Grille The bartender: Jake The drink: Honeysuckle   Mantra Bar and Grille 6913 Maple St. (402) 933-1666 mantraomaha.com   What you need: Casamigos Blanco Casamigos Mezcal Fresh lime juice Honey simple syrup Lime wedge   Combine first four ingredients in shaker with ice   Shake […]