February 2011

Salon-Spa Experts | Kiteboarding | Hot Dates

Going to the spa or salon for a massage or a facial doesn’t just make you look good—it makes you feel good. And that’s what Pat Scherven, Laura Alwan, Karen Majewski and Roger Bolz all have in common: They’re all in the business of making people feel good about themselves.


Minnesotans pride themselves on never letting the weather get the best of them, so this month, relish in the date night (or day) possibilities available only during the frigid months of the year.


Mike Kratochwill’s interest in kiteboarding—or kiting—began in childhood, long before he was ever exposed to the thrill of flying one. “I read a book when I was young about a kid that took off with a kite, and I remember it being just this grand adventure,” he reminisces.