Local farmer harvests nutrition from indoor plot

At her hobby farm in Nowthen, Lisa Fahey raises laying chicks. The hens graze the windswept grasses, clucking under the midday sun. Inside the coop, they furrow and lay and Fahey gathers the eggs. The bucolic scene brings to mind iconic images of raising farm animals, sowing seeds, harvesting the crop and reaping the bounty […]

Have your steak (or bacon) and eat it, too

It’s not often that a consumer would pair the words “healthy” and “bacon,” but one Forest Lake entrepreneur is hoping a new food distribution model will catch on in the area, creating a community of meat lovers who also care about their products’ nutrition facts as well as their taste. Jeff Block works in health […]

Local organic pizza dough takes off

Published August 14, 2015 at 6:04 pm Becky Biederman of Stillwater makes pizza dough from scratch. (Submitted photo)   Starting her own business was always a dream of Stillwater resident Becky Biederman, and with the help of her sister Beth Aarness, she got to see her dream become reality. Two years ago, the sisters began […]

Mall of America: ever-changing, always exciting

The doors to Mall of America opened to the public August 11, 1992. Since then, it’s been a rollercoaster of exciting changes. Throughout the years, there have been several new stores and attractions to open in the 4.87 million square foot entertainment and shopping destination – many of which have debuted their name and concept […]

Food on TV

These fun metro eateries have all been featured on various national food and travel channels. 5-8 Club Minneapolis    Food Wars; Man vs. Food Al’s Breakfast Minneapolis    Diners, Drive-Ins & Dives Angel Food Minneapolis    Unique Sweets B-52 Burger & Brews Inver Grove Heights    Food Paradise Black Sheep Coal Fired Pizza Minneapolis    Best Thing I Ever Ate […]