January 2018 Lifestyle Letter

It's no coincidence that January 1st is the most self-centering 
day of the year. Let's take a look at the numbers. January 1st is 1/1, and it's the day your assignment is due - Who am I and what am I doing? The number 1 and the capital I only happen once a year and each day after that we build on that…

PiM Workshop with Jeremy Messersmith

Music Majors at the Performing Institute of Minnesota attended a Q&A Workshop with Jeremy Messersmith, who spoke with the high schools vocal and instrumental music majors on November 28th. Photography by Alex Horgan.

Lions 2017 Christmas Party

Lion's Club celebrates another year of community support and brotherhood. Lions support causes that focus on eyesight, diabetes, hearing, vocal and other disabilities. They are also often the first on the scene with donations in times of disaster. Roar! Lion's Roar!

January 2018 Around Town

Eden Prairie Figure Skating Club announced their Anniversary Ice show, It's Magic Around the World, to take place March 23rd through the 25th. All skate levels will have their time in the limelight. Tickets will be available for purchase at the Eden Prairie Community Center starting around March 20th. If you have any questions contact the Eden Prairie Figure Skating…

Taking Healthcare “Home” to Seniors

We are following the journey of two local women. When we introduced you to them last month, the elderly mom’s husband died and she was beginning to struggle with managing her health and her household alone. Her daughter helped her hire Matrix Home Healthcare Services to manage her medical and personal needs. (Check out our first installment of this serial…

Reflections of Winter into Spring

It is hard to believe 2017 has come to a close and we celebrate the beginning of a new year. It’s January and it is cold! Being hardy Minnesotans means that if we want to get outside for fresh air, we have to bundle up!

Year of the Kettlebell

At about this time each year, millions of Americans steel themselves in preparation to do battle with one of the most popular and oftentimes most elusive of New Year’s Resolutions – get fit, lose weight, get those abs back that you had when you were 17, or some derivative thereof. Likewise, writers, bloggers, and fitness enthusiasts across the country start…

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…

New Year, New Car

Car shopping is always a mixture of excitement and slight intimidation. Today, the average shopper spends 40 hours researching vehicles online before they even look at one in person. This knowledge combined with the availability of information on pricing has improved the shopping experience, as there is now a level of transparency never before seen in the auto industry. Despite this…

Prairie Health Companion Certified Recipes

 Recipe by Mary Battista  Ingredients:  1 Small butternut squash, peeled 
 and cut into large chunks