Where to Play A Round

 Article Jay Smith  As the spring sun melts away the remnants of another Minnesota winter and the once barren trees start to bud and lawns slowly begin to transform from brown to green, Minnesotans are called to the outdoors. For some, this means swapping out their tactical arctic gear for a lightweight fleece and (dare I say it?) a pair…

June 2018 Around Town

Minnesota Festival of Jazz on the Prairie Join friends for the 28th annual Minnesota Festival of Jazz on the Prairie featuring six area big bands. Some performers include Bend in the River Big Band, Just Friends Big Band, Good News Big Band, River City Jazz Orchestra, ACME Jazz Co., Jazz on the Prairie Big Band. … Continued

The One Man Gym

 Article Alex Ramey  For Cooper Hays, being athletic was always an interest, but when he started wrestling, it became a passion. After struggling with his weight in middle school, he made it a goal to be a varsity wrestler by 9th grade. And he did it. “Wrestling gave me a way out of my problems, not only physically, but mentally…

Under The Tree

 Article Mary Walcker    Do you have bare spots under your trees that would benefit from some plants? Trees added to your yard look beautiful and offer weight to the landscape.

Lifestyle Letter

Andy will fill this will his letter during editing to fill space here is last months letter. It’s pretty easy to say that being the editor of Eden Prairie Lifestyle has given me plenty of incredible opportunities. Some to note being hearing His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama speak during his visit to Eden Prairie, … Continued

The Lorax

Children’s Theatre Company’s production of Dr. Suess’s The Lorax hit the stage on April 15th. Shows go until June 10th, visit chidrenstheatre.org for ticket information. 

Dude Food

Whether You’re Cooking for One or Cooking for Many, These Easy Dishes are Sure to Impress Anyone Gathered at Your Kitchen Table Article Nicolette Martin FRIED CHICKEN SANDWICH WITH JALAPEÑO SLAW   INGREDIENTS (SANDWICH) 1 cup all-purpose flour 1/2 teaspoon ground paprika 1/2 teaspoon garlic powder Cayenne pepper, to taste Boneless, skinless chicken breasts Vegetable … Continued

Summer Bucket List

 Article Cindy Mennenga  Summers in Minnesota are short-lived: To get the most out of summer this year, make a plan—a bucket list, if you will—of those activities you’d like to squeeze into this summer. You may discover some new favorites! We’ve assembled a list of suggestions to get you started.  Bryant Lake Regional Park

Men to Know

 Article Nancy Renneke  Mike Gruidl, Recently Retired Investment Broker  Mike and his wife, Cathy, raised two kids in Eden Prairie. Even when he was working as an investment broker, Mike dedicated countless hours volunteering in the community. In addition to serving as a leader in the local Lions Club, he organizes drives to collect and distribute winter gear, “energy packs”…