Southwest Metro shops

Worth the Trip: Mama’s Happy in Independence.

Amanda Ficek had an idea for a business, but she needed a name, so she turned
to her husband for help. “I told him I didn’t know what the final product mix
would be,” she says. “But that I wanted it to be a place that made the women
producing the product happy, that the women who would come in to shop or take a
class would leave happy. And he responded, ‘So nothing for the men?’”

On Course with Eden Prairie’s Tzu Tzu Sport

From Scotland to Pebble Beach to right here in the southwest metro, golf has captivated sports enthusiasts for centuries. After all, whether knocked through a windmill or driven across the fairway, nothing can quite compare to the excitement of a hole-in-one shot. Despite the sport’s popularity, it seems to lack in stylish women’s fashion. That’s where Eden Prairie’s Lisa Mandile steps in.

Southwest Metro 2013 Holiday Gift Guide

It takes more than walls, doors and windows to make a house into a home. During the holidays, you’ll fill your own abode with family and friends, and visit the nests of your loved ones, too. We’re here with perfect presents and recommendations from lots of local businesses. You’ll find something for everyone on your list, whether their domain is the kitchen or the kids’ room. Happy shopping!

Tate Carlson

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