Annie Proulx's memoir about building a house touches on the emotional and spiritual meaning of home.
Updated: January 08, 2011, - 03:22 PM
A post-holiday style safari to the Mall of America yields bounty for a discerning shopper on a tight budget.
Updated: January 07, 2009, - 01:13 PM
Marsha Theis wasn't finding off-the-rack clothes for her age very interesting, so she decided to revamp old sweaters into one-of-a-kind vests, now sold at boutiques across the country.
Updated: December 18, 2008, - 07:30 AM
Director Alfredo De Villa manages to make the viewer fond of each character -- even as he explores the ugly territory of their family dysfunction.
Updated: December 12, 2008, - 11:19 AM
Hmong-American fashion designers ring in their traditional New Year with modern styles enhanced by traces of Old World influence.
Updated: December 10, 2008, - 01:23 PM
A creative indie tribe has been needling the craft establishment with sassy, affordable wares on sale at two fun fairs this weekend.
Updated: December 03, 2008, - 05:44 PM
Natty suits, white linen tablecloths and decadent mascarpone desserts -- these are a few of the finer trimmings we found at the Big Brothers Big Sisters (BBBS) of the Greater Twin Cities annual meeting.
Updated: November 29, 2008, - 11:21 PM
Cliched "Four Christmases" founders.
Updated: November 26, 2008, - 11:58 AM
Despite the abundant charms of its cast, "Four Christmases" founders under a burden of clichés.
Updated: November 25, 2008, - 02:19 PM