September 2019

Midwesterners get excited about changing seasons. We love changing wardrobes and our home interiors almost as much as those changing leaves.

A private reception was held at the Edina home of Therese and Steffen Hovard in May to showcase Mill City Summer Opera, now in its 8th successful season.

 

The Riveter, a built by women, for everyone co-working and community space, is making Edina home to its eighth location and celebrated the grand opening this past June.

 
A performance of "Dirty Business" at History Theatre in St. Paul

There are more than 200 theater venues in the Twin Cities featuring plays, musicals, comedy, improv and more.

 
U.S. Bank Stadium, the home stadium of the Minnesota Vikings

Take your pick - Lynx, Timberwolves, Twins, United FC, Vikings and Wild. And that's just the pro sports teams in Minnesota.

 
The American Museum of Asmat Art

The Twin Cities offer a broad stroke selection of art museums.

 
A female red winged blackbird photographed for the Images of Edina photo contest.

Lisa Asp’s submission to the Images of Edina photo contest showcases a beautiful female Red Winged Blackbird.

 
A rancher herds some grass-fed cattle

Switching to grass-fed beef has never been easier. But this flavorful source of protein cooks a bit differently.

 
A burger made with grass-fed beef from Jerry's Foods in Edina.

Ready to try some grass-fed beef? Check out these recipes from Jerry's Foods.

 
A grass-fed beef burger made with beef from Jerry's Foods

Jerry’s Foods redefines fresh and local with grass-fed beef.

 
Ceramics sit on a shelf at the Edina Fall Into the Arts Festival

The 16th annual Edina Fall into the Arts Festival benefits the Edina Crime Prevention Fund, which helps to keep residents safe.

 
Jason Fabio, founder of Ispiri Design-Build-Renovate, which recently opened a new showroom at 50th and France in Edina.

Ispiri Design-Build-Renovate opens a new showroom at 50th and France.

 
A model wearing a trendy silver outfit puts her makeup on in a mirror.

Muted tones, bold prints and rich textures create an elegant mix—these looks from Edina shops and boutiques have a bit of everything.

 
"Kids Baking Championship" contestant and Sweet Meadow founder Meadow Roberts shows off some of her creations.

Meadow Roberts shares her personal recipe for easy cereal bars - you can even make them in the microwave!

 
Kids Baking Championship contestant Meadow Roberts, founder of Sweet Meadow, holds some of her creations.

Eleven-year-old Meadow Roberts made it into the top three of Food Network's "Kids Baking Championship," and now she's focused on her baking business, Sweet Meadow.

 
An acupuncturist at Jing River Acupuncture & Traditional Medicine in Edina inserts a needle into an arm.

Jing River Acupuncture & Traditional Medicine uses needles to help patients avoid the knife.

 
Craig Lebakken, head scout master for Boy Scout troop #62 and recipient of an Edina Community Foundation Connecting With Kids award.

Local Boy Scout head master earns a Connecting with Kids Award.

 
People working out at AQ Fit Lab in Edina.

AQ Fit Lab has a mission of creating a fitness community—regardless of ability, age or experience.

 
Michele Henry and Ali Nanne, the co-founders of The Face Foundry.

Located in the Galleria in Edina, The Face Foundry provides a variety of services for men and women with facials, lashes, waxing and makeup application, with most services available in just a mere 40 minutes or less.

 
Jazz artist Cade Bittner, whose album I've Gotta Be Me will support charity.

In September, local recording artist Cade Bittner will release his first full-length album titled "I’ve Gotta Be Me."

 
A family enjoys a sunset on the beach on their family vacation.

Back to school puts vacation planning front and center.

 
A clean living room. Decluttering is one of the first things to do when selling your home.

What you should (and shouldn’t) do when preparing to sell your home.

 
Everything you need to start a home bar.

Here's everything you need to stock your first home bar.

 
Chocolate almond date balls

These chocolate almond date balls are perfect for on-the-go snacking, a lunchbox treat or a healthy nighttime dessert.