Momaha Blog: Parenthood is scary, but it’s worth it

By Ashley Strehle HartmanPublished by on the Omaha World-Herald’s Momaha.com on March 4, 2021 Parenting is awe-inspiring, gratifying and life changing. It is also terrifying. When I was first handed my tiny, helpless bundle of joy in the hospital, keeping her safe, happy and healthy seemed frightening and impossible. It seems even more frightening and… Continue reading Momaha Blog: Parenthood is scary, but it’s worth it

Momaha Blog: I don’t want my daughter to be ‘sugar, spice and everything nice’

By Ashley Strehle HartmanPublished by the Omaha World-Herald’s Momaha.com on Jan. 7, 2021 From the very beginning, we seem to set the bar a bit higher for girls. The old adages make our standards clear: “boys will be boys,” while girls should be “sugar and spice and everything nice.” While boys are free to make… Continue reading Momaha Blog: I don’t want my daughter to be ‘sugar, spice and everything nice’

Momaha Blog: Parenting is hard right now; it’s OK if you’re struggling

By Ashley Strehle HartmanPosted on Omaha World-Herald’s Momaha.com on October 23, 2020 I’ve started and stopped writing this blog at least five times. I’ve typed and deleted hundreds of words. I’ve tried to write amusing things, … Check out the rest of the blog on the Momaha website: https://omaha.com/lifestyles/parenting/parenting-is-hard-right-now-it-s-ok-if-you-re-struggling/article_da59ba6c-9c6d-58c5-b174-4e17edd16746.html

Momaha Blog: Here’s what my infant daughter teaches me about self-care

By Ashley Strehle HartmanPosted on Omaha World-Herald’s Momaha.com on October 8, 2020 “That’s what babies do — they do what they want, when they want. They take care of themselves. In that way, babies are the original self-care experts and they have a lot to teach us.” Check out the rest of the blog on the… Continue reading Momaha Blog: Here’s what my infant daughter teaches me about self-care

Nightlife review: Red Lion Lounge offers retro vibes and classic cocktails

By Ashley Strehle Hartman / World-Herald correspondent Published in the Omaha World-Herald, Oct. 14, 2019 Red Lion Lounge Where: 3802 Farnam St., Omaha 68131 Hours: 3 p.m. to 12 a.m., Monday to Thursday; 3 p.m. to 2 a.m., Friday and Saturday; 12 p.m. to 10 p.m., Sunday Information: 402-933-8686 or redlionlounge.com *** In general, I’m not one who wants… Continue reading Nightlife review: Red Lion Lounge offers retro vibes and classic cocktails

Nightlife review: Winchester Bar & Grill is worth a visit even if there isn’t a zombie apocalypse

By Ashley Strehle Hartman / World-Herald correspondent Published in the Omaha World-Herald, August 19, 2019  WINCHESTER BAR & GRILL Where: 7002 Q St. Hours: 11 a.m. to 2 a.m. Tuesday to Saturday, 5 to 9 p.m., Sunday, Closed Monday. Info: 402-331-9933 or winchesteromaha.com *** Have you seen “Shaun of the Dead”? If you have, you may be wondering… Continue reading Nightlife review: Winchester Bar & Grill is worth a visit even if there isn’t a zombie apocalypse

Nightlife review: Nebraska Brewing Company is good for tried and true as well as surprising and new

By Ashley Strehle Hartman / World-Herald correspondent Published in the Omaha World-Herald, Thursday, February 6, 2019 Nebraska Brewing Company Brewpub Where: 7474 Towne Center Parkway, Suite 101, Papillion Hours: 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. Monday through Thursday, 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. Friday to Saturday, noon to 9 p.m. Sunday Info: 402-934-7100 or nebraskabrewingco.com *** Sometimes you want… Continue reading Nightlife review: Nebraska Brewing Company is good for tried and true as well as surprising and new

Nightlife Review: This northwest Omaha sports bar has televisions in … the … booths!

By Ashley Strehle Hartman/World-Herald Correspondent Published in the Omaha World-Herald, October 4, 2018 IceHouse Sports Bar Where: 10920 Emmet St. Hours: 11 a.m. to 2 a.m. daily Information: icehouseomaha.com or 402-934-2337 *** I wasn’t expecting much when I pulled into IceHouse Sports Bar. After all, I’ve been to plenty of sports bars. By this point, I know what… Continue reading Nightlife Review: This northwest Omaha sports bar has televisions in … the … booths!

Nightlife review: Farnam House Brewing Company crafts excellent beers and food to match

By Ashley Strehle Hartman/World-Herald Correspondent Published in the Omaha World-Herald, August 9, 2018 Farnam House Brewing Company Where: 3558 Farnam St. Hours: 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. Monday to Thursday; 11 a.m. to midnight Friday to Saturday; 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Sunday Information: 402-401-6086 or farnamhousebrewing.com *** Almost all of the breweries in the… Continue reading Nightlife review: Farnam House Brewing Company crafts excellent beers and food to match

Nightlife Review: Lots to love at Addy’s in Elkhorn

By Ashley Strehle Hartman/World-Herald Correspondent Published in the Omaha World-Herald, July 12, 2018 Addy’s Sports Bar & Grill – Elkhorn Where: 1515 S. 204th St., Suite 107 Hours: 11 a.m. to 2 a.m., Everyday Info: www.addysbar.com or 402-991-2337 *** There’s a lot to love at Addy’s Sports Bar & Grill in Elkhorn. In fact, there’s a lot of… Continue reading Nightlife Review: Lots to love at Addy’s in Elkhorn