Author: Sarah Himes

The Latest in Sunnies for the Season

We’ve got the scoop on what’s on-trend this year in sunglasses to suit every face, every age, and budget.  From flat and mirrored lenses to the latest in eyewear innovations, product pro, Matthew Coon shows us all the best fashions and high-performance features to keep you looking fresh and your eyes protected. Watch the video above or click here for…

Wind Dancer Charters in Traverse City Creates an Intimate Experience With Local Connection

Wind Dancer Charters in Traverse City is creating an intimate experience for locals and tourists to take in West Grand Traverse Bay.  The schooner is new to the area and has a sailing crew with a wealth of experience to lead the twice-daily trips. Owner, Tawny Hammond, and Captain Jason Lombardi explain what goes into the trips and the local…

Derrick Doesn’t Cook: Sesame & Orange Chicken

Ordering from your favorite Chinese restaurant can be a real treat. But, when it comes to feeding a large family, it may not always be the best option for your budget. Chief photojournalist, Derrick Larr and wife, Shannon bring us a couple of inexpensive dishes to try out instead of going for take out. Sesame Chicken Bag of frozen chicken…

17 Year-Old Singer/Songwriter Haiven Sellers Performs LIVE on ‘the four’

Haiven Sellers is a 17 year old singer/songwriter and recent graduate of Interlochen Arts Academy. She discovered her passion for music at the age of nine when she began learning violin. After moving to Long Island, she joined the Metropolitan Youth Orchestra of New York as both a violinist and violist, and performed with the group for four years at…

Wellness Wednesday: How Positive Affirmations Help Your Mental Health

Affirmations are really just a certain phrase, guiding principle or mantra that you repeat to yourself on a regular basis. Making the tone positive is the game-changing part, health experts say. When you regularly tell yourself something optimistic, it becomes part of your internal “self-talk” and thought process. The more you repeat any positive affirmation to yourself, the more ingrained…

Summer Road Trip Essentials for Kids with Lifestyle Expert & Parent, Lisa Leigh Kelly

Road trips especially the long distance ones, can be a challenge for kids.  That’s why road trip essentials to keep the little ones occupied and engaged are key. Lifestyle expert and parent, Lisa Leigh Kelly has a list of items that can calm parents’ concerns and keep the kids happy and content during those summer travels. This includes everything from…

Virtual Office Agent Creator, Holly McPherson’s Three Tips for Project Management

Working from home or in the office requires group projects and teamwork at times.  That’s why creator of Virtual Office Agent and Virtual Office Academy, Holly McPherson has three top suggestions to help people work together all to accomplish their work tasks and goals. Holly breaks down everything from establishing accountability for all team members to creating deadlines and focusing…