Hot Times in the Summer

 Article Nancy Renneke  Grab your sunscreen. Hydrate. And enjoy your Minnesota Summer! Try a game of disc golf or rent paddle boards at Bryant Lake Regional Park. Explore over 120 miles of Eden Prairie’s bike paths and hike the conservation area trails. Summer is also a fun time to explore different neighborhoods. These four “hot dates” take you just a…

Bringing the Heat

 Article and Photography  Spicy Micheladas  Makes about 8 beer cocktails

The Secret to Healthy Plants

 Article Mary Walcker  Don’t Drown Your Plants with Too Much Water  Did you know that over-watering is usually considered the most common cause of early plant death? If you overwater your plants, they become vulnerable to disease. Heavy, waterlogged soil compacts and smothers plant roots causing suffocation, root rot and plant death by drowning, disease or infestation.

Southern Baked Beans

 Article and Photography  Ingredients:  2 cans Busch's Southern Pit Barbecue Baked Beans

Lifestyle Letter

Nora will put new editor letter in EDITS. 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, covering the Starkey Foundation Gala, and meeting countless of … Continued

July 2018 Around Town

The Pied Piper of Hamelin Town Eden Prairie Players is bringing The Pied Piper of Hamelin Town to stage for their children’s theater performance. “Who can save the children after the Pied Piper has led them away into a mountain? It’s three unlikely heroes to the rescue – Whiskers the Cat, Squeak the Rat, and Chirp the … Continued


The AdvoKate concert was inspired by Kate Fronek who fought so courageously against leukemia in 2017. The primary goal was to honor Kate and her love of music and to highlight the impact cancer has on patients’ families. 1,500 people showed up and $12,000 were raised to go towards different organizations allocating for members of the … Continued

Game On

Have Some Outdoor Fun this Summer with Lawn Games Perfect for any Get-Together, then Cool Off with a Couple Sweet Treats. Article Nicolette Martin Mölkky Throwing Game Dick’s Sporting Goods, $29.99 Playing Mölkky: In this Finnish throwing game, use a wooden pin (mölkky) to knock over wooden pins (skittles). Be the first to reach exactly 50 points to win! … Continued

Hiking the EP Trails

 Article Nora Johnson | Photography Tanner Chergosky  Lace up your hiking boots and explore over thirteen miles of nature trails that Eden Prairie has to offer.  Easy, moderate, and difficult trails can be taken at Richard T. Anderson Conservation Area, perfect for beginners and highly skilled hikers alike. Or enjoy scenic views at Edenbrook with two designated picturesque lookouts. Bringing the whole family…