Health & Wellness

Orono resident Matthew Sanford believes that “living vibrantly and feeling more alive is a birth right.” The founder of Mind Body Solutions, a non-profit yoga studio in Minnetonka, was paralyzed from the chest down at age 13 after a car accident; however, he is passionate about the practice of yo

Inspired by an initiative eighth grader Rosie DelMain suggested to the environmental club at Minnetonka Middle School East, a memorial vegetable garden was created last year honoring students

As winter turns to spring, get ready for a new season of growing ahead by creating your own fairy garden that can be transplanted outside once the weather warms. “You can’t do it wrong,” says Kari Line at Otten Bros. in Long Lake.

Flowers at the grocery store are tempting to buy, but after talking to Alison Feik of Grand Mother’s Garden, you might want to think twice about where those blooms really come from.


Deep roots. Family trees. Blossoming love. Personal growth.

The terrarium is back, but it’s not what you remember. Yes, it’s still a garden under glass, complete with its own unique eco-system, plant arrangement and beauty. And yes, a terrarium is still a fun, easy and effective way to bring the outdoors in.

On average it takes 40 gallons of sap to produce one gallon of syrup; that’s like filling a garbage can for a milk jug!

A few lake-area communities continue to refresh their recycling programs by revamping ways of the past in hopes to foster an eco-friendly future.

Spring break is here and summer’s coming so it’s time to talk waxing. According to Alicia Wagner, regional developer for European Wax Center, winter is great for waxing since hair should be at least as long as a grain of rice for the wax to grab it.

Help your child build positive social, emotional and moral skills at Kids Core in Mound.