St. Louis Park—Energized And Affordable

How St. Louis Park is staying relevant, healthy and attractive to current and new residents.
vegetables and greens in the garden

Grow Your Own Themed Garden

From fresh pizza toppings to herb-infused cocktails, learn how to grow a themed garden to use for your favorite recipes this summer.

Personality Profile: Jeff Schmit of Prestige Pools

Jeff Schmit is the office administrator for Prestige Pools, but to him, the entire staff is bonded in a common mission: to make pools custom-built for their clients’ lifestyles. The local company, described as...
Ice globes

Ice Globe Lanterns, Made Easy

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

Salvage Summer Plants for Indoor Décor This Winter

Bring summer life inside for the winter.

Editor’s Product Pick: Yardbird’s Outdoor Pillows

With the incoming warm weather comes another line of Yardbird furnishings and our favorites—vibrant pillows for your patio. Expect on-trend colors and patterns partnered with a commitment to quality. A five-year warranty ensures the...

Organic Oasis

By Mary Jane Smetanka Photos by Tracy Walsh John Whitman is an eclectic man with a garden as unusual as himself. He’s a Minnesotan whose passion for gardening began more than 60 years ago when his mother...

Six Picks for Mother’s Day Gift Shopping

Great shops for Mother's Day gifts.

Protect Your Trees from EAB

Learn about the growing EAB infestation in the Twin Cities, how to treat infested ash trees, and which trees a local arborist recommends for replacement.