Craft Your Costume

Some like to buy their costumes and others love to create! For those who like to craft their way to Halloween, Pinterest is one of the best outlets for costume-making inspiration. Whether you’re staying indoors or going to a party, Halloween is always …

Grove Gallery & Studios Hosts Gallery Reception

On Friday, September 30, Grove Gallery & Studios kicked off the fall season with three great exhibits by local artists. Two exhibits, “100 Pears, a Journey of Discovery” by Jennifer Rosseter and “One Man, One Barn, One-of-a-Kind” by Mark Rosseter …

Trick or TREATS

Looking for some spooky treats to serve at your haunting Halloween party? We’ve got you covered, here are our top five quick and easy Pinterest picks for the season!1.      Mini Caramel ApplesNothing says fall like Carmel apples! Make mini caramel …

Spiced Cider Margarita Slush

September means the beginning of fall, and since it’s our favorite season here at Capital Area Women’s Lifestyle, we have decided to make our September Cocktail of the month something seasonal to get you in the mood for autumn! This month, we’re …

MSUFCU Smart Tips for Money Savvy Kids

It’s never too early for parents to start talking about money with their children. In fact, you might be surprised by how young of an age children become aware of things they want some of which can be costly. Kids are interested in toys and clothes …

Things to do This Labor Day Weekend in Lansing

Labor Day weekend is an excellent time to plan one last summer hurrah before fall is officially upon us. Whether you are planning a trip, or looking for a day trip, there’s no need to leave Michigan in order to kick back and relax. Here are a few things …

Campfire Moscow Mule

The end of summer is in full swing, and as the kids get ready with back to school shopping, soon we will be lost in the new school year. Before summer comes to a roaring halt, take some time around the campfire with friends and family.While the kids are …

Farmers Market Finds

August is the prime time for farmers markets and it seems that everybody has the bug to get out and shop – and why not? They’re great! Typically people just think about the fresh farm stand fruits and vegetables, but what other food and non-food items …

Cocktail of the Month: the Paloma

Try a new refreshing cocktail to beat the heat this month. It’s called the Paloma.When the average American thinks of a Mexican cocktail, the margarita is likely the first to come to mind. But the true hidden gem that is the treasured drink of Mexico …

Summer Savings Tips From MSUFCU

Ah, summer in Michigan! The days are long, the weather is gorgeous and the temptation to spend money on a good time is all around us. Michigan State University Federal Credit Union (MSUFCU) knows that with so much to do this season, it can be easy to …