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I’m married to an audiophile. He frequents a hipster record shop, compiles playlists for special occasions, criticizes Alexa’s and iTunes sound quality and has a vintage turntable that means something to him but is lost on me. He also really, really likes Christmas music. My birthday is in December and ever since I’ve known him, he’s … Continued

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Gratitude. You can usually find the fount of Thanksgiving’s classic emotion in the most likely places. Sometimes – if you’re really lucky – you experience gratitude thanks to an eye-opening, unexpected source. Since I started writing for Eden Prairie Lifestyle, I’ve been learning lessons about leadership from someone less than half my age. This issue … Continued

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It’s so easy to see food as a hassle, purely nourishment we have to stress about daily. But when we are able to switch our perspective and view food as a unique experience, something that tells a story, is when we can graduate to becoming a “foodie”. Why not make something we have to do, into … Continued

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Fall is finally here, and while most people are excited to welcome in the cooler weather and autumn colors, I’m here for one thing and one thing only, fall fashion. I push away Pumpkin Spice Lattes to grab some vintage athleisure and catch up on the Fall 2018 runway shows that premiered last winter. Here at Eden … Continued

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Nora will put new editor letter in EDITS. It’s pretty easy to say that being the editor of Eden Prairie Lifestyle has given me plenty of incredible opportunities. Some to note being hearing His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama speak during his visit to Eden Prairie, covering the Starkey Foundation Gala, and meeting countless of … Continued

Lifestyle Letter

Nora will put new editor letter in EDITS. It’s pretty easy to say that being the editor of Eden Prairie Lifestyle has given me plenty of incredible opportunities. Some to note being hearing His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama speak during his visit to Eden Prairie, covering the Starkey Foundation Gala, and meeting countless of … Continued

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Andy will fill this will his letter during editing to fill space here is last months letter. It’s pretty easy to say that being the editor of Eden Prairie Lifestyle has given me plenty of incredible opportunities. Some to note being hearing His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama speak during his visit to Eden Prairie, … Continued

Lifestyle Letter

It’s pretty easy to say that being the editor of Eden Prairie Lifestyle has given me plenty of incredible opportunities. Some to note being hearing His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama speak during his visit to Eden Prairie, covering the Starkey Foundation Gala, and meeting countless of new people through the magazine each and everyday. … Continued

April 2018 Lifestyle Letter

One of the best trends to come into play in the last few years has been the "going green" movement. With the shift moving towards sustainability and becoming green we have all been forced to see things in a different (LED and eco-friendly, of course) light. But changing the way we live to be more sustainable can be difficult and overwhelming,…

February 2018 Lifestyle Letter

People are made up of social identities. For instance, I am a Minnesota native, art-lover, editor, foodie, and a maker. Of all the identities I hold, I take most pride in being a maker.

A “maker” holds the power of creating things. You put art, ideas, jobs, opportunities, or products into your community. It could also mean you’re an influencer or…