Minnesota Merriment: Winter Festivals in The North Star State
Minnesotans know how to tough out the cold with some quirky, down-home festivals and carnivals, complete with ice sculptures sleigh rides, art, and live music.
Mad About Glass: Sunspots Studios in Staunton
Young glass artist Seth Hendrick of Sunspots Studios takes visitors on a visual journey of glassblowing.
Spoonful of Comfort: Sending Soup and Hugs
Marti Wymer's Spoonful of Comfort allows customers to send chicken noodle soup care packages to loved ones.
Building Stories: Summer Thornton Design
Chicago designer Summer Thornton transforms a space in the Palmolive Building with a crisp color palette and art deco references.
Lords of the Arctic: The World of the Polar Bear
These bears of the Arctic adapted to suit their environment, with their white fur, long and tapered bodies, and sharper teeth.
Cookie Swap: Some to Share, Some to Keep
Gather some friends, bake some cookies, and have a good, old-fashioned cookie swap with recipes from The Art of The Cookie by Shelly Kaldunski (Weldon Owen, 2010).
Heart and Crafts: Gifts Made With Love by You
If you fancy a do-it-yourself project, try out these creative gifts that are sure to elicit squeals of glee from appreciative friends.