TCL’s Local Guy About Town, Mike Marcotte, stopped by to share his picks for Watch, Read, Listen.
Watch: Below Deck Mediterranean on Bravo
Read: The Day the World Came to Town
(Twin Cities Live Facebook Post)
Listen: Libera Choir and Minnesota Boys Choir
Mike Marcotte travels all over just to find out where the best places are to go for breakfast in Minnesota. He says these are the places that are worth the trip!
Lindas’ Café, Rogers
Fat Nat’s Eggs, New Hope, Brooklyn Park, & St. Anthony Village
The Original Pancake House, Edina, Eden Prairie, Roseville, & Burnsville
Back to school shopping is at its peak right about now. Fashion expert, Amy Seeman shows us what is on trend this year to give you some shopping inspiration.
Shop their closets first
When shopping for items on your list, approach it as a “capsule wardrobe”
Before school starts, lay out all the different outfit...
Paul McGuire Grimes from "Paul's Trip to the Movies" shares his thoughts on two theatrical releases and one you can watch from home.
WHERE’D YOU GO, BERNADETTE (in theaters)
Two-time Oscar winner Cate Blanchett stars as the title character in Where’d You Go, Bernadette. She’s a world-renowned architect known for her innovative...
Twin Cities Live's Mike Marcotte shares his picks for what's happening this weekend.
Lowertown Guitar Festival: Saturday, August 17th in Saint Paul
Downtown Minneapolis Street Art Festival: Thursday, August 15th - Saturday, August 17th in Minneapolis
"Harry Potter" marathon: Sunday, August 18th in Minneapolis
2020 Season Pass deal...
Recipe Developer Mary Jane Miller stopped by to share her classic buttermilk pancake recipe and more.
Prep time: 5 minutes
Total Time: 15 minutes
1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour
2 tablespoons sugar
2 teaspoons baking powder
1 teaspoon baking soda
1/2 teaspoon salt
1 cup buttermilk
It's back-to-school week on Twin Cities Live and chances are that it’s every parent's dream is to create a smooth transition from summer mornings once the school year starts. Owner of Golden Fig Fine Foods, Laurie Crowell stopped by with three different breakfast ideas that are perfect for busy mornings.
1 C old...
Owner of Golden Fig, Laurie Crowell stopped by to make a quick summer salad which is perfect for a busy weeknight dinner with your family.
Quick Summer Pasta
1 lb pasta
1.5 lb cherry tomatoes, halved
1 onion, thinly sliced
1 tsp fresh garlic
1 TB olive oil
1 TB Basil Balsamic
1 C fresh basil, chopped/chiffonade
TCL’s Makeup Artist Julie Martin stopped by with her tricks on how to add a pop of color to a makeup routine.
Try wearing lipstick that is 1 or 2 shades bolder than you would usually wear
Wear blush that matches your skin tone
If you have olive skin, pick a cooler tone that is more purple or deep pink
If you have peachy pink...
Owner of Golden Fig Fine Foods, Laurie Crowell, stopped by with recipes for homemade dog treats and information on the Paws on Grand event.
Peanut Butter Banana Freeze
4 ripe bananas
1/2 C creamy peanut butter
1/2 C plain yogurt
Coconut water to thin
Place bananas, peanut butter and yogurt in a blender. Turn on and drizzle in coconut...