Preschool-aged kids from Southside Family Nurturing Center visit Chicken Run Rescue, a nonprofit housed at the home of Mary Britton Clouse and Bert Clouse in north Minneapolis. PHOTOS BY JAYME HALBRITTER
Preserving summer herbs is an easy and economical way to make the season last. Having a freezer full of garden fresh sauces, or jars of homemade seasoned salts and peppers is just so darn homey. Right here, right now, DIY-on-the-Fly will show you how. MICHELLE LEON
You can blame it on the chilly August weather or elastic pants that allow room for seconds, but styles at the State Fair this weekend were much more subdued than the typical tacky getups that make you raise an eyebrow fellow Minnesotans. Hopefully, for gawking's sake, people let their...
Despite the poop smell, our favorite part of the State Fair has always been the animals. They're just so cute and cuddly, and you can buy your very own! (And take it home, slaughter it, and grill it for dinner. It's the Minnesota way!)
It's State Fair time, and you know what that means: time to make art using 500 pounds of solid-state dairy product! Whee! The maxim "if you can carve it out of butter, you should carve it out of butter" is normally one we can get behind, but here's a few pieces of statuary that are a little off.