June 2014

In the June issue of Southwest Metro Magazine you'll tour the home of Twin Cities jazz legend Patty Petersen, find a guide to foraging for local wild edibles, and learn where head for happy hour in the metro-area.

See your favorite films play out on stage as local theaters tackle Disney’s The Little Mermaid, Dr. Dolittle and The Wizard of Oz this summer.
Matthew Peyton captures the essence of summer in a photo of his sister.
Meet Dave Philp, the mastermind behind Ridgeview’s annual Golf & Taste Celebration.
Teens and kids will love these fun books this summer.
Fresh herbs add a bright kick to this cocktail.
Enjoy family night outdoors with a good flick.
This “secret” island in Victoria is a great picnic destination.
Eden Prairie’s Madison House Interiors specializes in new, old and reimagined home décor.
The Minnesota Landscape Arboretum will feature glass sculptures and butterflies this summer.
With the outdoors as her muse, Danlye Jones works with clients across the country from her Chanhassen studio.
The Perfect Margarita at Hoppers Bar & Grill in Waconia.
Raise a glass to refreshing southwest metro happy hour cocktails.
A burgundy colored wall filled with black-and-white family photos is part of what makes Peterson's house into a home.
Jazz singer Patty Peterson creates a warm, welcoming atmosphere in her Eden Prairie abode.
 Nancy Guldberg
Victoria’s Nancy Guldberg nurtures a love of nature.
Minnesota offers a menu full of edible, wild plants.