TCL in Your Town: North Aire Market

TCL in Your Town: North Aire Market
North Aire Market is a privately held manufacturer of specialty foods based in Shakopee and there's also a cute shop located downtown. North Aire Market is known for national award winning dry soup mixes sold under the brands Maggie & Mary's, Camp Traditions, and Pantry Pack. The owners, Maggie Mortensen and Mary Dodds stopped by to chat...

Brew & Moo at Fulton Taproom

Brew & Moo at Fulton Taproom
We've all heard of wine and cheese pairings, but beer and cheese go just as well together and ironically, brewers and dairy farmers have a lot in common. Both typically come from tight-knit communities and much of their craft is dedicated to sustainability. It's why the two have teamed up for a fun event happening Thursday, October 2th at...

Patience Fruit & Co Berries

Patience Fruit & Co Berries
Cranberries are known to have major health benefits and they are in peak season during the fall. Christina Meyer Jax, a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist, shared benefits that you will find with Patience Fruit & Co. Whole and Juicy Dried Cranberries. Plus, she shares a couple recipes to add them into your diet. Patience Fruit &...

Pumpkin Pie Overnight Oats

Pumpkin Pie Overnight Oats By Christina Meyer Jax, Registered Dietitian Nutritionist   Ingredients: 1 cup oats, old-fashioned 3/4 cup milk, any kind 1/2 cup pumpkin purée 2 tablespoons maple syrup 1/2 teaspoon allspice 1/2 teaspoon ground cloves 1/2 teaspoon cinnamon 1 teaspoon pepitas 1 teaspoon dried...

Creative Lunchbox Ideas

Creative Lunchbox Ideas
Emily Dingmann is a Nutritionist and recipe developer who helps parents figure out what's for dinner through her weeknight dinner club and recipes on myeverydaytable.com. She stopped by with creative lunch ideas you can serve in a bento box. You can follow Emily in Instagram:@myeverydaytable. Click here to get 100+ Easy Healthy...

Wholesome Yum Easy Keto Cookbook

Wholesome Yum Easy Keto Cookbook
Maya Krampf is behind the website, Wholesome Yum, which gets 7 million clicks per month. She now is sharing recipes in "The Wholesome Yum Easy Keto Cookbook," which features 100 naturally gluten-free, low carb recipes. Maya stopped to explain how the ketogenic diet works along with some recipes from her new cookbook. "The Wholesome Yum Easy...

Easy Fall Entertaining 

Easy Fall Entertaining 
Fall is a fun time of year to enjoy comforting soups, delicious hot cider but most importantly quality time with friends and family. When it comes to hosting a fun fall get-together with your girlfriends,  Jamie Preuss and Carin Skowronsky knock it out of the park. Jamie is the voice of the food and lifestyle blog, “So happy you liked it.”...

#Porkapalooza Pork Facts

#Porkapalooza Pork Facts
Twin Cities Live and the Minnesota Pork board are celebrating #porkapalooza all week long. Executive Chef and owner of Charlie T's foods, Charlie Torgerson stopped by with his tips on how to cook a pork chop. Pork chops are the most popular cut from the pork loin, which is the strip of meat that runs from the pig’s hip to shoulder....

Let’s Dish: Ready Made Frozen Meals

Let’s Dish: Ready Made Frozen Meals
Here's a scenario you’ve likely lived over and over. It’s dinner time, you either have an empty fridge or you’re missing that one ingredient. You decide to stop by the nearest fast food restaurant and spend at least $30 on a family dinner, that’s mediocre at best. Instead, you could have picked up a ready-made meal at Minnesota’s own...