Eden Prairie Gift Guide

The holidays are almost here! As always, the question is, “What gifts am I giving?” Take the stress out of finding just the right item by using our curated list for him, her, kids and pets. 

The Ultimate Biohack

Having just arrived for my first Osteostrong session, I was reading testimonials from a video on the television screen and was impressed. 

A Home on the Bluffs

“It’s like living in a vacation”, says new resident LeeAnn Kronlokken about moving to Prairie Bluff Senior Living. “We still live in Eden Prairie and it’s easy for friends and family to visit”. Husband Jim agrees and adds, “We’re very comfortable here and couldn’t ask for better amenities, and the staff is amazing”.

‘Tis the Season

‘Tis the Season, and regardless of what you celebrate, this time of year is special. For many, the few weeks leading into the end of the year are a chance to unwind and re-charge. Others see the year-end as one last sprint to the finish. Add in holiday celebrations, long-practiced rituals, festive decorations and—of course—what … Continued

December 2019 Around Town

Hearing Results on the Montessori Approach The Montessori approach works with infants through kindergarten age to maximize learning potential. A mantra for the system is, “The first five years last a lifetime.” A common claim is that children who have attended Montessori schools (both public and private) do better on standardized tests later on in life. After 20 years … Continued

2019 Prairie Brewfest

A record attendance of 750-plus people at the sixth annual Prairie Brewfest helped the Eden Prairie Foundation raise almost $25,000. Attendees voted to award grants to Meals on Wheels, the READY! for K program, the PeopleFest! cultural celebration in Eden Prairie, and Friends of the Eden Prairie Library for construction of a rain garden at the newly … Continued

Christmas Memories

Late Christmas Eve, a young girl stares at the lights of the Christmas tree with sleepy eyes. Her thoughts drift to visions of the toys she hopes Santa will bring. She occasionally shifts her gaze out the window, watching the falling snow on the trees. Her younger brother has already given into sleep, his head resting on the families golden…

Melinda Norman: Old-World-Style Confectioner 

Looking for an exciting dessert, tasty treat or fun snack that will impress? Check out these delights from Melinda Norman, founder and confectioner of Burnt Sugar. 

Fat Pant’s Grand Opening

In a time when you aren’t sure what to expect from most restaurants, there’s comfort in something familiar. That’s exactly what the owners of New Fat Pants Brewing want you to feel like when you visit – comfortable - like you were in your own living room.

Winter Lights to Revel In

Wouldn’t it be fun to look at giant trees that are wonderfully decorated? How about eating s’mores over a roaring bonfire? Can you imagine yourself sipping hot cocoa or tea as you stroll through holiday lights? These are just a few of the things to do this December to bring light into the dark days of winter, and they are…