March 2018 Lifestyle Letter

Start rifling through your closet, craving chicken, and hoarding "Congratulations" cards because wedding season is back! Although I do love doing those previous things, I now have a new found love for wedding season. The turn from winter to spring means I can start putting together our annual wedding issue, one of my very favorites to curate.
 

Dance with Courage

Dance Arts Centre (DAC) in Chanhassen raised over $25,000 for True Friends, a nonprofit providing life-changing experiences for children and adults with disabilities, at this year's Dance With Courage Dance Marathon at Eden Prairie Center.

EPDT Super Bowl Halftime

Eden Prairie High School Dance Team (EPDT) danced alongside several other high school and college dance teams, and Justin Timberlake, at Super Bowl LII at US Bank Stadium. The halftime show was fast-paced and exciting, as dancers were on the field multiple times to perform.

March 2018 Around Town

Get great ideas and advice on remodeling, home improvement, gardening tips, landscaping, windows and more at the The 16th Annual Home, Landscape & Garden Expo. The Expo includes free seminars, over 100 exhibitors, raffle drawings, kids' activities, and more than 1,200 expected attendees. An expanded area upstairs will be dedicated to free children's and family activities. Home, Landscape, & Garden…

Growing Season

Shake off the winter blues gardeners, Spring is right around the corner! 
Most gardeners can hardly wait to come out of their dens like our bear friends, ready for a fresh start in the spring.

Escape 
to Paradise

What better way to kick off your married life than an amazing honeymoon in Hawaii? Just think about it—after all the hustle and bustle of planning and attending to every important detail of your big day—wouldn’t a honeymoon in an exotic locale be a perfect way for you to reconnect and create memories you will share for the rest of…

Suit vs. Tux

Getting dressed is easy. We’ve pretty much got it figured out, right? And in any scenario where puzzlement is a possibility, there’s usually a dress code to reference. Unless, of course, you’re the one writing it. There are only a few times in our lives when we get to dictate exactly what ourselves and our closest friends and family can…

Saying “I do” to Photo Technology

“Thanks for celebrating with us today! Please put your cell phones away – our wedding is unplugged!”  Today’s brides and grooms trust the responsibility of documenting their nuptials to the experts, asking guests to be fully present in their moment and to prevent cell phones’ infringement on the professional’s frame. Couples asking guests to stow phones when they exchange their…

A Gaujarti Wedding

For this year's Wedding issue, our Eden Prairie friends Abhi and Vanessa have been kind enough to share their Wedding celebration. Giving us an insiders view of their family Gujarati Wedding - a three-day event in all its pomp-and-circumstance.

PUT A RING ON IT

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…