From the Floor Up

The floor covering industry is stepping up its game. With the dawn of all kinds of new technology, we are finding what is old is new again. Recently I spent a considerable amount of time with Brent Oney, the Sales Manager of Yetzer’s floor covering to get the insiders view on flooring. Brent has been in the flooring business for…

International Twist on Local Spirits

Origin: Vodka is claimed to originate by both the Russians and the Polish. But much of the origin of vodka can be traced to several other cultures. Spirit Profile: Flying Dutchman's Nas-Drov-Via Vodka uses local potatoes from Peru as well as corn from right here in Minnesota to create a smooth and inspired international spirit.

Relax and Party

Celebrating your child’s birthday should be an enjoyable occasion, but when you’re pulled in so many different directions, planning their birthday party can feel like one more thing on your to-do list. Fortunately, there are plenty of options for busy parents and the locations available for parties in Eden Prairie are as different as the interests of your kids. So,…

The Luxury Experience, 
Delivered with Taste and Style

The purchase of a luxury vehicle is a unique and exciting time for today’s consumer. We are choosing a product and environment that we will travel with, represent who we are, and deliver performance and pleasure for years to come. A significant part of the purchase is the luxury brand buying process. As consumers, we value the recognition of ourselves…

In Harmony with Nature

The annual Minneapolis Boat Show presents hundreds of boats at the Convention Center each year as the kick-off to the summer boating season. Minnesotans start planning for when the ice goes out marking the annual boating ritual in the land of lakes. There are reportedly 11,842 lakes, 69,200 miles of rivers and streams, and about 4,000 miles of water trails,…

Farrell’s Extreme Bodyshaping has arrived!

Just this past Spring Eden Prairie landed Farrell’s Extreme Bodyshaping (FXBS) located next to Jerry's grocery at 9627 Anderson Lakes in Eden Prairie. I’ll tell you now that I am biased because I am a FIT Member. That’s right – even this 55-year-old lady can do a 10 Week Challenge – survive and stick with it. For me, that in…

Making Connections in Eden Prairie

We are all familiar with unique and famous small business startup stories. Jeff Bezos of Amazon began his retail odyssey by holding meetings at a nearby Barnes and Noble. Ben Cohen and Jerry Greenfield began Ben and Jerry’s in a rundown gas station in Burlington, Vermont. Young Michael Kitteridge started making candles at home from melted crayons, so began Yankee…