An Artist’s Garden

The joyful colors and peaceful ponds of this west metro landscape inspire contemplation
Hanging lights by Elias Metal Studio

Elias Metal Studio

Lisa Elias of Elias Metal Studio uses steel rods and torches to create modern and elegant works of art for private homes and public spaces.

A Global Garden in Minneapolis

Influenced by different gardening styles from across the world, Francine creates a global oasis in her Minneapolis backyard.
Pollinator-attracting blossoms fill the front yard

A Traffic-Stopping Boulevard

This Linden Hills gardener's colorful creation attracts plenty of buzz.
Macalester-Groveland neighborhood

Macalester-Groveland, A College Town In The City

The Macalester-Groveland neighborhood in St. Paul is unhurried, unpretentious and full of charm.
Prospect-Park-Shady-Garden-Home

A Peaceful Prospect Park Garden

A Minneapolis garden is inspired by English and Asian landscapes to create a tranquil escape.

Personal Park

Once an unsightly patch of buckthorn, this Minnetonka yard is now a garden-filled woodland.
Front-Walk-Garden

Creating Cocktail Gardens in Bryn Mawr

A reluctant gardener and his partner create an urban oasis in a Minneapolis neighborhood.

Think Cold-Tolerant Plants while Waiting for Spring

Fotolia The sun is warm. The birds are singing. Color and blooms are everywhere—indoors. It’s easy to immerse yourself in the sights and scents of spring at the Galleria’s flower show, the Como Park Conservatory,...
Outdoor pool on Lake Minnetonka

Luxury in the Twin Cities: Outdoors

Part of the appeal of living on Lake Minnetonka, of course, is the opportunity to enjoy the water, the summer breezes, and the natural surroundings.
Ice globes

Ice Globe Lanterns, Made Easy

Light up cold winter nights with the glow and warmth of ice lanterns.

Yardbird Outdoor Furniture Is Back

Yardbird's high-quality, low-cost outdoor furniture showroom opens in Hopkins.