Health & Wellness

Two women plank in a park

tudies show that outdoor workouts have multiple benefits, including boosting moods, releasing stress, improving self-esteem and increasing absorption of natural vitamin D, which takes a dive in the winter.

Leanna Cartwright’s Etsy shop, Sprinkly Baby, is the place to go for all things cute.

Residents of Chanhassen celebrated Arbor Day with a tree planting on May 2 at Chanhassen Hills Park and an annual poster contest.

The Chaska BBQ Bash on May 1 at Hazeltine National Golf Club raised money for Chaska High School’s activities, athletics and academic programs.

Every day, animals are abandoned or placed into kennels, dependent on charities and volunteers. These organizations are strained beyond coping and are desperate to raise awareness of the plight of homeless and abandoned animals.

The Wild Ones Prairie Edge, a local gardening group dedicated to creating environmentally friendly landscaping through native plants, is hosting its annual fundraiser this month.

“I’m so sorry you haven’t been able to get a hold of me,” says Hailey Salden, a senior at Chaska High School. “I have track practice in the afternoons.”

Guests identified the murderer in a room full of suspects at Eden Prairie Women of Today’s Murder Mystery Nite on March 20 at Olympic Hills Golf Club.

Art- and wine-lovers converge at the fifth annual ArtStock Wine and Music Festival at Parley Lake Winery in Waconia.

We like farmers markets for bringing fresh food straight from the farm to our community, but we love the markets for providing so much more than that.

When Minnesota Landscape Arboretum Director Ed Schneider came to Minnesota five years ago this July, he had big plans for the arboretum.