Neutral Territory

Sprucing up with fresh paint for spring? We caught up with Sara Trosen of Madison House Interiors and WOW 1 Day Painting’s Mike Sandness for up-to-the-minute advice. 

Nature’s Valentines

John Muir, the American environmentalist, wrote, “In every walk with nature, one receives far more than he seeks.” The older I get the more I find Muir’s thought to be true. Maybe I walk a bit slower? Or look harder to find something I need? I just know that nature is showing me little gifts. Lately, I’ve been seeing hearts.

Five Ways to Give Back

Giving. Sharing. Supporting. Any way you want to say it, helping others is a vital component of any community. November is a time we gather to give thanks for all we have received and reflect on our blessings. Giving back and helping others is a great way to pay it forward. Here are some fantastic ways to give back this Thanksgiving…

Kitchen Must-Haves

Kris Axelson, Eden Prairie resident and Account Manager for Eden Prairie Lifestyle, has been teaching people how to make meals easily and selling kitchen products as an Independent Pampered Chef Consultant for the past 18 years. We asked her to share with us her “must-haves!” 


 Article and Photography  Style is more than what you wear, it's how you present your personal taste and express your aesthetic in all facets of your life. Your home is an extension of your style and lets your house guests know who you are and what you love. Find interior design inspiration through Instagram, Pinterest, home magazines, and local boutiques to…

Like Mother, Like Daughter

 Article and Photography  SkinMedica HA5 Rejuvenating Hydrator, $178

Eco-friendly Must Haves

Eco-friendly products are constantly being added to the market, it can get confusing choosing which ones we want to purchase to replace our tried and true. We've compiled a few of our favorites that are good for our environment, home, and wallet. Here's our go-to list of eco-friendly products that we love and trust for the spring and upcoming summer months.


Whether you're trying to find that perfect surprise engagement ring, picking out your wedding bands, or in the market to upgrade your current rock, it all comes down to research. A ring should be a representation of your relationship, which is undoubtedly unique to you and your partner. Thankfully rings come in every color, design, material, and shape, in order to create a…

Your Love, Your Way

Valentine’s Day—the day set aside for love—is Cupid’s special day. The expectations are bountiful: Flowers, candy (preferably chocolate) and a romantic candlelight dinner. It’s a day of romance on steroids.

2017 Holiday Gift Guide

 The Yoga Kitchen  Over 100 vegetarian recipes to energize the body, balance the mind and make for a happier you. Barns & Noble  Tea Forte Teapot