JOANNA MARTINE WOOLFOLK is the author of The Only Astrology Book You'll Ever Need, and has written Horoscope columns for such magazines as Marie Claire, Harper’s Bazaar, Redbook, Self, YM,...

    Spring has sprung! We have been lucky enough to be given a jumpstart to spring in the Grand Cities area with higher temperatures and brighter days. Have you started your transition from those cozy knits we all know so well to th...

Leadership Comes from Partnering, NOT Criticizing.Managers have a choice: be hands-on or hands-off.  This choice presents itself over and over again each and every day.  Every interaction with an employee is a version of this choice.&nbs...

It’s here! Resolution time! What is your resolution for 2012? Are you wanting to get organized once and for all?

 

This year let it be a reality. If you have tried before and it hasn’t happened, what has been the ...

 

When it comes to money, women often need to gather their courage and face their fears.

Fear erodes courage.

 

Money is an emotional topic for many women. We avoid it like the plague. When drama and chaos ...

Camilla Gray-Nelson never planned on being a dog trainer. She was a farm girl, growing up on her family’s dairy in Northern California where her friends were the cows, horses and dogs on the ranch.  As she grew to understand their behav...

I started t doubt mysef.  If I was I "Skin care specialist,” how could I possibly help others, if I could not help myself or my family? I found myself scratching the tops of my legs until they bled, my underarms itched horribly aft...

I feel the Winds of Change slowly turning yet another page in my book of life – gently but surely blowing new circumstances in my path that will forever change my world as I know it. I used to believe that we lived our lives as one continuou...

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DAIS program helps teens veto dating violence

By Leigh Mills

 

It is both frightening and tragic to learn that the highest incidence of intimate partner violence happens b...

“Warnaar plays mostly original music, selecting from a repertoire of over 200 songs, grounded in funk, Latin and world beat—and as danceable as Wilson Pickett.”

 

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As budget-conscious Nerd Chicks, it was hard to get us on board the Smart Phone band wagon. "It’s going to cost me how much every month to have my email sent to my phone?!?" was a refrain heard often by our spouses, ...

Furnaces are kicking in across the U.S. as temperatures sink. Alas, keeping warm comes with a higher sticker price each year, no matter what type of heating system you use. According to Read More

 

Endometriosis affects 176 million women worldwide and causes untold suffering, yet both the public (and much of the medical community)

are in the dark about it.

 

The first thing everyone...

“Mine are so small.” “Mine are too big.” “My grandma can tuck hers into her pants.” This was the lunch conversation I had with four girlfriends almost fifteen years ago before husbands, before kids, before gravi...

Move over diamonds, the web may just be a girl’s new best friend.

            A quick Google search for “Women in Technology,” yields pages upon pages of female-run c...

Here's some sweet and savory bite sized recipes to try for the holidays. Excerpted from 175 BEST BABYCAKES® CUPCAKE MAKER RECIPES: Easy Recipes for Bite-Size ...

Every month I am pleased to share with you another part of my ‘path to green.’  My journey into holistic living has been a process six years in the making and each year I find more and more ways to live a pure and sustainable life...

Looking forward to Spring? With the welcome of warmer weather, flowers blossoming and an overall brighter feeling after the winter season comes the inevitable: Spring Cleaning! As we open our windows and let in the fresh air, why not take a fr...

 

It has been said that, "Money may not be the most important thing, but it's way up there with oxygen." The fastest and easiest way to get the things you want as quickly as possible is almost always to ha...

Here are some cocktails made with Tequila guaranteed to convert non-tequila drinkers into avid fans this holiday season!

 

Heated Affair by Partida Brand Ambassador Jacques Bezuidenhout 2 oz Partida Anejo Tequila 6 oz H...

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Family Spectrum (NE) May 2013
Summer just started, and the kids are already wondering what to do. It’s time to plan a family road trip. Here are three adventures that will create unforgettable weekends: Nebraska City, the birthplace of Arbor Day and about an hour’s...  Read More
Family Spectrum (NE) May 2013
Before students get final report cards, it is a good idea for parents to begin thinking about ways they can encourage their children to continue learning over the summer. Research suggests that students can lose two months of progress if they are...  Read More
Family Spectrum (NE) May 2013
Since the addition of the Bob Kerrey Pedestrian Bridge to the Omaha landscape in 2008, it seems Omaha is constantly increasing the availability of public, outdoor recreation each year for its community. In fact, that’s exactly what Omaha Parks...  Read More
Family Spectrum (NE) May 2013
When my kids are full-grown, I should be the shortest of the bunch, standing at 6’2”. My husband, Chris, and I each had wonderful collegiate athlete experiences, so the natural parental push would be for sports. But what we want for our...  Read More
Family Spectrum (NE) May 2013
Take nearly 200 kids, add in a loving home, 16 years of classes and training, and the surface of the experience Todd and Kim Hart have as foster parents might be scratched. An equation that equals excellence and expertise. Like many people, the...  Read More
Family Spectrum (NE) May 2013
It’s once again the time of year to fire up our grills and get cooking! Summer is the prime time to get outdoors and spend some time with family and friends, and a good old-fashioned barbeque is the perfect way to get everyone together....  Read More
Family Spectrum (NE) May 2013
Bicycling is one of the most popular ways to get around, whether for recreation, sport, or transportation. With millions of cyclists on the roads, the National Safety Council believes that defensive driving applies to cyclists as well as motor...  Read More
Family Spectrum (NE) May 2013
Summer days bring afternoons at the pool, evenings in the backyard, fun on the go, and lots of snack requests from active, hungry kids. Snacking isn’t bad for kids. Nutrition experts agree that a wide assortment of healthy snacks, served in...  Read More
Family Spectrum (NE) May 2013
Many parents struggle with how to fit exercise into their family’s routine. By slowly incorporating physical activity into daily life, staying active will become more enjoyable, strengthen relationships, and form long-term healthy habits....  Read More
Omaha Home Magazine (NE) May/June 2013
For more information and photos of this home visit our digital edition. With great bones and a sprawling backyard perfect for kids to play in, all this  house was in need of was  a little love and renovation to make it function as a home...  Read More