Apollo Heating & Air Gifts a Free Furnace

Apollo Heating & Air Gifts a Free Furnace
Our first furnace giveaway of the season takes us to Plymouth! TCL Reporter Kelli Hanson and the team at Apollo Heating and Air knocked on our winner’s door to give her a free furnace! A big thanks to Apollo Heating and Air Conditioning for bringing this idea to the show back in 2011. We've still got two furnaces to give away this winter!...

Nutcracker Fantasy

Nutcracker Fantasy
For 55 years, more than 150 dancers, artists and production professionals collaborate every year to create a magical and  beloved local holiday tradition. TCL photographer Drew Schingen takes us to Minnesota Dance Theatre for a rehearsal of Loyce Houlton's Nutcracker Fantasy. The show is playing at the State Theater Dec. 20th -23rd.  Click...

Bridgeman’s 12 Days of Cookies: Chocolate Peanut Butter Crinkle Surprise Cookies

Bridgeman’s 12 Days of Cookies: Chocolate Peanut Butter Crinkle Surprise Cookies
It’s our favorite time of year! We’re getting you some outstanding recipes for your holiday treat trays during our annual “12 Days of Cookies” series. Today, Elizabeth is baking with TCL Kitchen Star and blogger Alice Seuffert. Fun fact: Alice is the only baker who’s participated in every single year of “12 Days of Cookies!”...

Elizabeth Duets with Amy Grant

Elizabeth Duets with Amy Grant
In September 2019, Twin Cities Live first heard that singer Amy Grant would perform a holiday show in the Twin Cities. Immediately, Steve and Elizabeth put out a plea: to have Elizabeth sing a duet with Amy. Elizabeth grew up admiring Amy, singing her songs at church growing up. With a little magic, Elizabeth was able to meet Amy, and together,...

Holiday Roasts

Holiday Roasts
Many TCL’ers tune into the annual Christmas Yule Log on 45 TV, but have you heard of the Drool Log? Karin Schaeffer from the Minnesota Beef Council is helping mix up your holiday traditions. Check out the two hour slow roast on their YouTube Channel. Ready to mix it up a bit more? We featured three non-traditional roast recipes that feed...

DIY Holiday Wreaths

DIY Holiday Wreaths
Professional Design Consultant and owner of Smith + Trade Mercantile, Kelli Kaufer, stopped by with tips on how to make DIY holiday wreaths. Interested in taking a class at Smith + Trade Mercantile? Click here. -Vintage Textured Wreath  What do you need? Unbleached Coffee Filters Wire Wreath Crepe Paper Hot Glue Gun -Traditional...

DIY Home Improvement Tips

DIY Home Improvement Tips
Erin Meyer of Lemons, Lavender, and Laundry, stopped by with easy DIY projects for the bathroom that are budget-friendly. DIY budget tips: -Instead of replacing tile, paint and stencil the existing tile in your bathroom -Replace your medicine cabinet for exposed wood shelves (wood and brackets) -Spray paint hardware instead of replacing...