48 Hours in the Fashion Capital of the U.S.

New York City is the place to go for all things fashion. It's been long deemed one of the big four fashion pillars in the world, along with Paris, Milan and London. Being that it's the only fashion mecca in the United States and direct flights are easy to come by (and typically decently priced), visiting the Concrete Jungle is a no-brainer—especially…

Minnesota music & Mexican mountains

Getting or staying fit isn’t easy for anyone. We’re all busy with work, family and an endless list of errands. Etching time out of a day for exercise doesn’t always happen. Eden Prairie Lifestyle had a chance to catch up with Martin Zellar, musician, podcaster, husband and dad. Zellar, once the frontman of Gear Daddies fame, now tours with his…

Making Magic

Chris Harristhal has been making magic since he was six years old. His big brother borrowed a book of magic tricks from the library and learned how to make a silk handkerchief appear. Harristhal remembers being amazed - “figuring it out drove me nuts” - and was determined to learn the secret. He doesn’t know how many times he checked the…

Putting Magic in Your Mirror

It’s that time of the year when resolutions abound. You look at yourself in the mirror and promise that this year will be different. This will be the year you finally get rid of those extra ten pounds, stop smoking, learn to manage your stress, get enough sleep, go to the gym three days a week. This will be YOUR…

Skin Cancer: What you Need to Know

Everyone needs to worry about skin cancer considering it occurs in all skin types. Certainly, there are some skin types that are more prone (think fair skinned, blue-eyed, blondes), but I have removed skin cancers from every skin type. Skin cancer is at epidemic proportions. In fact, melanoma is one of the most prevalent cancers in women under the age…