Author: Sarah Himes

Artist Profile: Ryan Watkins Photography

Photographers have to be the most patient people in this world. It sometimes takes several minutes, even hours, or days… to capture that perfect moment. In this week’s Artist Profile, we meet a local photographer who uses his ‘chill’ personality to work his magic. And, a look inside his whimsical and candid photo album. Click here for more info about…

‘Skinny Tees’ Gives Back to a New Mom Fighting Breast Cancer

With about one in eight women in America developing breast cancer most of us all know someone in our lives who will be affected. Founder of skinnytees, Linda Schlesinger Wagner, teamed up with numerous organizations in October to give back. Skinnytees is hosting this annual event – selling limited edition tank tops that are bubblegum pink with fuchsia trim. Customers…

Lauren Loves It Review: Halloween Kills

“Evil Dies Tonight” In 2018, David Gordon Green’s Halloween, starring icon Jamie Lee Curtis, killed at the box office, earning more than $250 million worldwide, becoming the highest-grossing chapter in the four-decade franchise and setting a new record for the biggest opening weekend in history for a horror film starring a woman. And the Halloween night when Michael Myers returned isn’t over yet. Minutes after Laurie…

Finances at Four: Paying for Home Renovations

The time for home improvements has never been more relevant, whether it’s something you’ve been desiring or something you’ve been unfortunately forced into. From the first things to tackle to smart financial solutions, such as LightStream, to help you do it, in time, on budget and with less worry. FAST FACTS: Three-in-five homeowners (60%) wish they had more space in…

Artist Profile: Don Howson

It can be hard to get back up on your feet after experiencing several heartbreaks and hardships. But, one Northern Michigan artist used his paintbrush and paints to put a little color back into his life. In this week’s Artist Profile, we are peering into the works of Don Howson, creator of Don Howson Fine Art.   Categories: the four