Writer Bios


Angela Johnson is a writer, reader, thinker and speaker with one daily goal: to live a useful life, content but never complacent. Her fiction has been published in online literary journals and she was a 2012 finalist in The Loft Literary Center’s Mentor Series for creative prose. As editor of Edina Magazine, Angela loves to develop informative stories about the many interesting and inspiring local personalities, artists, educators, entrepreneurs and volunteers. When Angela isn’t writing or reading, she loves to laugh with her friends, make memories with her children and hold hands with her husband. Email Angela your story ideas or feedback!


A beautifully arranged cheese board
How a bored Minnesotan turned into a Wisconsin cheese head.
Lavender essential oils ready to use.
Do these wildly popular remedies really work?
Running on a treadmill at home.
Experts weigh in on in-person, virtual and at-home exercise options.
Candles to help with hygge.
Danish lifestyle concept is perfect for Minnesota winters.
Woodbury Mayor Anne Burt and her family on a boat on the St. Croix river.
Woodbury mayor Anne Burt and her husband Jeff have been boating on the St. Croix River ever since moving to Minnesota 15 years ago.
A wooden Christmas decoration.
Historic downtown Stillwater is a destination for visitors from all over.
Local portrait artists photograph Tribute to the Troops memorial motorcycle rides.
Tidbits and beauty tips from six local salon professionals.