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For the Love of Boats

Filed in Feature Homes by on December 25, 2013
For the Love of Boats

It’s fair to assume that business owner Lee Anderson of Nisswa is a worldy man. He runs a billion dollar conglomeration of companies known as the API Group. He travels the globe for his work…

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The Anderson Summer Kitchen

Filed in Feature Homes by on December 25, 2013
The Anderson Summer Kitchen

The world is all about relationships: those between people, places and things, or those that connect people to their places and things. And so it is with the inspiration for and construction of the Anderson Summer Kitchen…

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Strength And Permanence

Filed in Feature Homes by on December 17, 2013
Strength And Permanence

Travel broadens horizons and engenders an appreciation for home. It was 30 years of living the life of a military career…

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Sculpted Wood, Iron & Light

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Sculpted Wood, Iron & Light

Ten years ago, Jerry and Lori Lyng bought a 1950s cabin situated on a hill overlooking Booming Out Bay on Gull Lake. While the old cabin provided a welcome gathering place for lake activities…

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A Special Place in Every Season

Filed in Feature Homes by on December 6, 2013
A Special Place in Every Season

The story of the Methven lodge began many years ago when the couple was till sharing a family owned lake home in Minnesota with relatives.

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The Lure of the Lakes

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The Lure of the Lakes

Why are people so drawn to the water? Of the four classical elements (earth, water, air and fire), water constitutes more of the human body than any other element.

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Hooked on Lake Life

Filed in Feature Homes by on December 1, 2013
Hooked on Lake Life

Andrea Swam, architect and owner of Swan Architects of Minneapolis, says with conviction, “One of my goals is to embrace a client’s passion.”

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Cape Cod Meets Northern Minnesota

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Cape Cod Meets Northern Minnesota

Virginia Holy has long been a part of the Bemidji scene, where she spent her childhood summers. The family came to the area because of her father’s love of football…

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Life is Golden

Filed in Feature Homes by on November 20, 2013
Life is Golden

You really know that you are On Golden Pond farm near Pelican Lake when you meet creators and owners Jill and Bernie Askelson. They are a combination of historians, Dr. Doolittle, art collectors, farmers, world travelers, downhill skiers and, most of all, grandparents.

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Manitou Island Haven

Filed in Feature Homes by on November 1, 2013
Manitou Island Haven

Manitou Island on White Bear Lake could easily be described as Mayberry with sand and water. The peaceful island exemplifies the quiet and relaxed pace of life sought by many people.

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