Posts Tagged ‘women’

Get Your Goal Groove On

Goddess-y Planners Make Goal Setting Awesome Over the years, I’ve read lots of theories on goal setting, but I have never been a goal setter in the traditional sense.  I do make a list to help keep me organized at work. But I haven’t, for most …

Subscription Boxes – The New Trend in Beauty

It seems that subscription boxes are the latest trend in, well… everything. Box subscriptions are offered for nearly any aspect of your life, from meals, to fashion, to snacks. We love the idea of products arriving on our doorstep in the mail, but considering …

From the Publisher

Empower the Women in Your LifeWomen are complicated. Inherently, we believe we have to take responsibility for everything. We worry. We plan. We organize. We give what we have to others. Mostly, we believe that the work is never done. And, honestly that’s …

Flex Their Way to Success

Trista Parisian and Jenny Quinn know fitness; both women live active lifestyles and have degrees in the health field. They may be living a fit life, but they noticed that gyms were lacking something; many gym-goers, especially women, didn’t know what …

Edythe Hatter-Williams: A Lifetime of Lessons

As Edythe Hatter-Williams, CEO at Capital Area Michigan Works! (CAMW!) stands outside the CAMW! building awaiting the end of her photo shoot, she casually opens the door for an unsuspecting patron pushing a stroller. The simple act speaks to her …

Make This the Summer of Self-Acceptance

If you read my column regularly, you’ve heard me mention the transformation I’ve undergone over the past year. I found my body’s calling in Bikram Yoga, cleaned up my diet and lost over 30 pounds. I did this for a multitude of reasons, including …

Dr. LaKeeya Tucker: Health, Happiness and Heart

It may seem impossible to find time for family, philanthropy and a non-stop medical career, but Dr. LaKeeya Tucker has found a way to master them all and still remain humble. “I knew that I wanted to be an OB-GYN since I was in my first year,” …

The Route to Success

With a strong work ethic and confident mindset, Tammi Czewski believes anything is possible. Starting in third grade, Czewski learned the importance of self-determination and the role it plays in success thanks to her first job — a paper route delivering …

No Matter Their Title, Women Mean Business

There is an ongoing debate regarding the way men and women are different. Obviously, there are the physical characteristics, but do men and women really have emotional or intellectual differences that skew by gender? I spent some time online to see if …

Good News August 2012

KAREN SURDENIK NAMED MANAGING PARTNER OF WORKSITE WELLNESS CONSULTING FIRM Cooper & Partners — which has office locations in both Lansing and Grand Rapids — announced that Karen Surdenik has been named managing partner of the Worksite Wellness …

Lansing City Rescue Mission’s Family Center

In 2011, the Lansing City Rescue Mission (LCRM) will celebrate its 100-year anniversary. The LCRM’s women and children division, the Family Center, currently houses between 85 and 100 women and children each day. Located on South Cedar Street in Lansing, …