July 2012 SWM
Best of 2012 | Backyard Beauty
The results of our annual readers’ survey highlighting the best restaurants, shops, healthcare and spa services our community has to offer.
Chill recipes for the dog days of summer.
Our favorite ready-to-eat picnic foods—just add a blanket.
Rich and Nancy Pudas took their eyesore of a hill, and turned it into a backyard that is as beautiful as it is tranquil.
Buying a bracelet in Chanhassen helps women and children in Uganda.
Mary Ostazeski Johnson paints portraits of homes and preserves memories.
Victoria’s community-based shoppers’ reward program.
Eden Prairie artist Mark Gottschalk puts a modern spin on fins.
The new book by Janie Jasin and Chez Raginiak shows how we are connected by the little, yet incredibly meaningful things in our lives.
The Arts Consortium of Carver County brings artists, their work and the community together for the enrichment of all.
Mediation is another way to handle the ending of a marriage.
Watch the best wind surfers in the world on Lake Waconia in August.
Christina Pilon’s winning photo showcases a bit of Eden Prairie’s floral paradise.
Tiger Oak is Hiring an Editor!
Seeking an experienced, passionate editor to helm one of our community lifestyle magazines.
Southwest Metro Businesses Welcome Four-Legged Friends
Southwest metro employers laud the benefits of bringing furry friends to work.
Waconia Potter Jon Schmidt's Artful Business
Waconia Potter Jon Schmidt marries business and art.
Eden Prairie’s Ruth Bachman Inspires Others
Eden Prairie's Ruth Bachman inspires other with her story about overcoming cancer.
Waconia, Chaska Fishing Guides
Three local guides bring good luck to fishermen on Minnesota lakes and rivers.