In the April issue get to know a sweet-minded sixth grader who donates her cake baking profits to charity.

In the March issue take a fresh look at the inspirational interior designs at Yetzer's in Waconia, and learn the ins and outs of J. Carver Distillery.

In the February issue refresh your winter wardrobe with help from local boutiques and set the table for romance at area restaurants.

In the first issue of the new year learn how to take small steps toward big changes wtih our list of 7 ways to lead a healthier life.

In the December issue treat yourself to delicious goods at a local bakery and gift local with our Southwest Metro shopping guide.

This month meet your city administrators, learn how the Pinky Swear Foundation is helping children worldwide and check out the new exhibit that's lighting up the Arboretum gardens this winter.