Jillian Lare is the co-owner of Morris Lare Interior Design, a full-service residential interior design firm in West Des Moines.
Lauren Riensche is an author and host of the Cedar Falls Ghost Tour, a seasonal walking tour that covers the history and hauntings of the area.
Murals & More inspires locals with its public arts projects, decorating Cedar Rapids with endless color and beauty.
Des Moines-based makeup artist, Ivy Boyd, specializes in makeup for weddings, photos and commercial shoots and has done so for nearly 12 years. “I only use and promote cruelty-free products as animals are my first true love; makeup is second.”
Mandy Stephenson is the owner of Des Moines-based April + August Photography, named after the birth months of her two children. “My goal is to create photos that are standalone art as well as a collection of vibrant and joyful images.”
Big Grove Brewery celebrates a decade of tapping top-notch craft beer throughout Iowa with a jam-packed agenda of community events, Aug. 26 to Sept. 3.
Searching for a kid-friendly restaurant in Cedar Rapids? From special events, menus just for the kiddos and even prizes, Cedar Rapids has kid-friendly restaurants that will bring smiles to the whole family.
Jennifer Drayna is the director of education at the National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium, which is celebrating its 20th anniversary in Dubuque.
Luke Jipp is the head brewer at Backpocket Brewing, which has locations in Coralville, Dubuque and Johnston. The craft beer destination is known for trying anything from seasonal favorites and classic lagers.
Dream Catchers Foundation Inc. comprises a group of volunteer, licensed beauty professionals in Des Moines, all using their talents to support women, men and children with chronic or terminal illnesses, along with their caregivers.