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,...
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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.
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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.
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The Japanese Way

Decades in the making, this St. Paul garden captures the subtle art of abstraction.

A Woodland Gardener Creates a 3-Acre Wonderland

This Stillwater gardener understands how to take what nature offers—and improve on it.

St. Louis Park—Energized And Affordable

How St. Louis Park is staying relevant, healthy and attractive to current and new residents.
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How to Host a Crawfish Boil

Get your Creole on at a lake–inspired summer party.

A Carriage House Holiday + 7 Tips for Holiday Decorating

This century-old residence welcomes holiday visitors with festive decor outside and in
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Cooking Alfresco with Outdoor Kitchens

With outdoor kitchens, cooking is part of the party.
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St. Croix Valley Trees is a Winter Wonderland

Located in Somerset, Wisconsin, St. Croix Valley Trees is the perfect place to find the Christmas tree to make your home merry and bright.

Shoreview—Steady Suburban Stewardship

Shoreview is an established suburb that prides itself on stability—careful planning, development and continuity.