Cooks of Crocus Hill

(credit: Cooks of Crocus Hill Facebook page)

Best Specialty Kitchen Stores In Minnesota

Minnesotans are fortunate to have several locally owned, high-end kitchen specialty stores.

03/04/2014

credit:  CBS

Best Places For Unique Valentine’s Day Gifts

Flowers, chocolate and jewelry stores are featured preeminently as Valentine’s Day rolls around each year, but when you’ve found that special person in your life, these items can seem cliche. Give this day of love a fresh spin with these unique gift ideas that make the most of great local options and put the emphasis on time together.

02/05/2013

(credit: CBS)

Amazon’s Price Check App Stresses Small Businesses

Competition between retailers is fierce to get your money this holiday season, but some are calling Amazon’s tactics unethical.

12/09/2011

credit: www.cooksofcrocushill.com

Best Wedding Registry Spots In the Twin Cities

Getting married can also mean a home full of new “stuff” to enjoy once the reality of marriage sinks in. But do you want to buy local or go to a “big box” store? We’ve found a few great local shops where any couple can register for all those toaster ovens and tongs. And we also offer links to national chains in Minnesota that offer gift registries. All of the options offer online purchases, making it easy for gifts to just show up at your doorstep.

CBS Minnesota–11/27/2010

localdlish_600

Best Places To Find Speciality Ingredients In The Twin Cities

Food is a hot topic and food lovers are embracing new and unique ingredients. The problem is, where can an average person find some of these specialty ingredients? Whether you are planning a dinner party or a simple night at home, this list will help you find the right ingredients to make your meal special.

CBS Minnesota–11/07/2010

(credit: Jupiter Images)

Best Ways To Spend Valentine’s Day Alone

Not everyone has someone to spend Valentine’s Day with. And among singles, some of us feel sort of liberated by that.

CBS Minnesota–08/26/2010

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 2,373 other followers