In the December issue find out how to book a hassle-free getaway with some helpful travel tips, learn about a local non-profit that matches donors with families in need and put the finishing touches on your holiday gifts with perfect accessories for everyone on your list.

In the November issue try out some lakeside dining recipes from cookbook author Tiffany Winter, visit the upcycle store, Happy Mamas and step up to the small plate with small-scale culinary delights.

In the October issue find out about Yum! Kitchen and Bakery's new home,
get to know a local with a love for competitive figure skating and take a
fresh approach to beauty as two lake-area stylists revamp their brands.

In the September issue learn about a new Excelsior shop that connects shoppers with local makers, check out Wayzata's architectural facelift and learn a little bit about the popular buzzword, artisan.

In the August issue find out how Minnetonka High School's online classes are opening doors to a fuller education, learn how Lake Minnetonka Prep Elites stay balanced and focused, and get ideas for fun and healthy packed lunches that kids will love.

In the July issue fall in puppy love with three dog-training techniques, check out Bonnie Raitt's Minnetonka moment and get to know Jen Flavin, a Minnetonka local who created an online shop with internatinoal impact.