Tag Archives: Holidays

Shop Local gift guide, part two

…better late than never. For all you eleventh-hour holiday shoppers (sheepishly raises hand) here’s part two of my annual shop local gift guide, featuring makers and artists all based just an hour down the road in Lincoln. (Find part one, … Continue reading

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Shop Local gift guide, part one

It’s that time again. Its the time of year when I scroll through more than 20,000 locally made items on Etsy and choose my favorites to share with you. These posts are always some of my favorites to put together, … Continue reading

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Setting the Thanksgiving table

Aside from cooking my first Thanksgiving turkey, which is thawing in the fridge as we speak, I’m probably most excited about setting my Thanksgiving table. I turned to pinterest for some inspiration — to be honest, I’ll probably hit a … Continue reading

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Giveaway! Perrier cocktails for the holidays

I’ve teamed with Perrier, who debuted its new slim can this fall, for a new holiday-centric giveaway. I love sparkling water and I drink it almost daily, especially after I gave up soda earlier this year. I sampled the slim … Continue reading

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Omavore Gift Guide: For the tea lover

As you are reading this post, I am out reporting on the madness that is Black Friday, and you can look for my story in Saturday’s World-Herald. In the meantime, I thought I would do a little gift guide post– the … Continue reading

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happy christmasbirthday

Last night my husband took me to The Grey Plume for my birthday dinner, followed by drinks at The Boiler Room. I ate sautéed octopus. Duck fat fries with an egg. Duck with pillowy gnocchi.  (lots of duck, I know.) … Continue reading

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Gift guide: for everyone on your list

The internet is rife with gift guides. Because I don’t think I can beat my local guide from yesterday, I figured I’d link to some of the best I’ve seen in the past week or two. Prepare for an epic … Continue reading

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Gift giving: support the locals

Omaha is incredibly lucky to be home to so many talented artists. Today’s post — one of my all-time favorites to write — gives me the chance to give shout-outs to the local artists whom I know and have been … Continue reading

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