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Ami Iceman-Haueter

Ami Iceman-Hauter is the Brand Manager at M3 Group in downtown Lansing. Iceman is a graduate of Michigan State University with a bachelors degree in creative advertising.

Jose Yanez Organized Chaos

The first thing you’ll notice about Jose Yanez is his undeniably positive energy, which must come in handy at both of his jobs; as a financial planner and as a dad. Yanez started his business, Full Circle Financial Planning, in 2009 and has committed …

Molly Chan: Family and Faith

There isn’t just one title which describes Molly Chan. In fact, even a list of titles wouldn’t accurately describe the strong, caring, passionate women who runs a household, several companies and inspires a community. Even after just one meeting …

A hat for your house

Spring has sprung, which means it’s time to put away all of the snowmen decorations and bust out all the pastels that make April feel fresh. One of my favorite things to do in spring is fill the house with color from flowers to new pillows; but one …

Oma A bottle of memories to share with the world

Dangerous is not a word you’d normally associate with a demure 92-year old woman, but once you’ve had a sip of her cherry vodka, you’d know exactly what we’re talking about. Hedy Steinbart, better known as Oma to family and friends (and now …

Mirror, mirror on the wall

I am notorious for overthinking everything. Sometimes that is a good thing, at other times, like when decorating my home, it can be a real pain in the… well you know. Anyway, I’ve been on the hunt for a year to find a fun mirror to compliment an …

A Switch For (paint) Swatches!

If you’re anything like me, you have debated the perfect color for your bedroom (bathroom, kitchen … really all the rooms in my house) for years but have yet to decide on what shade of gray will best compliment your mismatched bed set. Since I have …

Just bowl with it

Inspiration is everywhere and isn’t it handy that since the invention of Pinterest we can capture it all in one place? Now the trick is just picking a place to start in the endless pages of ideas and jump in with both feet. I found this fun project …

Coolest Coasters Ever

‘Tis the season of giving and this quick and crafty DIY makes the perfect gift. These cool coasters pull double duty as a personalized and practical gift for almost anyone! And, as an added bonus, you can make a set for yourself and save all your furniture …

Quick Craft: Decorative Kitchen Towels

When the holiday season rolls around I never know what to bring as a host gift to all the different shindigs that undoubtedly pop up. I don’t like to show up empty-handed but I never know the right balance between too much and too little. Well this …