Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday Luncheon

The Greater Lansing Area Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday Commission held their 32nd annual Luncheon on Monday, Jan. 16. The purpose of the event is to promote racial harmony, understanding, community service, respect and goodwill among all citizens. …

My Community: Lansing Bridal World

On Sunday, Jan. 10 hundreds of brides and their families filled the Lansing Center to start creating their dream weddings. Lansing Bridal World is mid-Michgan’s largest and longest running bridal event. The event included a fashion show featuring Becker’s …

Love’s Grand Exits

In February, many women’s fancies turn to thoughts of love, fresh starts for the newish year or in my case, Groundhog’s Day; I like Ground Hog’s Day. But, when my editor at CAWLM told me the theme of this month’s column was “love,” I said …

Looking for Love

When was the last time you witnessed true love? I’m talking about the kind of love that needs no words — bold, raw, unapologetic — and rare. I was blessed to see it once, between the man in the black beret and a woman dressed in white in a French …

Helping Women in Need

In the early nineties, Nancy Kujawa saw a need and stepped up to make change happen. Through developing plans and researching options, she came up with one of her own, which is now known as Hannah’s House. The 501(c)(3) has helped more than 200 women …

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 …