What’s Appening: Making Habits

What’s Appening: Making Habits
New Year’s isn’t the only time to set goals and create new healthy habits.  There are apps that can help you set and stick to habits and goals.  Minnesota Live producer Lauren Andrego shows us a few apps you may want to check out. Streaks - $5, available only for Apple devices Stickk – Free for Apple and Android devices Water...

TCL in Your Town Mahtomedi: Lakeside Floral

TCL in Your Town Mahtomedi: Lakeside Floral
Elishia Robson, owner of Lakeside Floral, joins us to show how to make arrangements that last. Her suggestions: Clean vessel with bleach water, not soap Give each stem a fresh cut Clear off any foliage that will end up in water Do not place in direct sunlight or near a heat source Give them a fresh cut and fresh water everyday

Being Assertive

Being Assertive
Dr. Karin Ryan from Nystrom & Associates is here with ways to empower you to be assertive in your relationships.  There are four main styles of communication and it can be helpful to be aware of them and recognize how you are communicating. Passive – ignoring your own needs for the needs of others Aggressive – thinking about...

The History of Mahtomedi

The History of Mahtomedi
We are celebrating the town of Mahtomedi this week, along with it’s surrounding communities.  While the town may be small, the history surrounding it is huge!  The executive Director of the White Bear Lake Area Historical Society, Sara Hanson, tells us some surprising things about this quaint community.

Cross Training with 3X3 FIT

Cross Training with 3X3 FIT
While any form of exercise is beneficial, doing the same routine every day might not be the best way to go.  Working out with a variety of exercises and intensities is called cross training and it might be the key to staying healthy as you age.  Kim Marie Ross, owner of 3X3 FIT, explains some of the benefits of changing it up. Click here...

Watch Read Listen: Bill George

Watch Read Listen: Bill George
Bill George is the former CEO from Medtronic, a Senior Fellow at Harvard Business School teaching classes on leadership and business, and an author of, “True North: Emerging Leader Edition.”  Bill gives us his picks for Watch, Read, Listen presented by Chu Vision. Watch:  Vietgone at the Guthrie Read:  Younger Next Year by Chris...

Muska Home Renovation

Muska Home Renovation
When the kids move out, do you move to a different home? Or do you renovate the home you’re in?  Tony and Celeste Schumacher, owners of Muska Lighting, decided to stay and make the house exactly what they wanted. Check out their home (Remodeler's Showcase house R25) for yourself in the 2022 Parade of Homes Remodeler’s Showcase.  Tours...

Be Well with TCL: Pilates

Be Well with TCL: Pilates
Pilates is a whole body workout that challenges your muscles and your mind.  The fact that just about anyone can do it makes it attractive to even the beginners.  Kelli Hanson has never taken a full class before so she joined a class at The Pilates Body where they took it outside to Whistling Well Farm in the orchard. The Pilates Body is...

After Summer Skincare

After Summer Skincare
Even if you were diligent about using sunblock on your skin this summer, you still may have damaged cells.  The cooler, dryer weather just continues to deteriorate the damaged cells.  Kristin went to Lakes Dermatology to find out what can be done. BBL and Halo treatment (face) Single treatment normally $1750, TCL Discount of 30%,...

Grape Stomping at AxeBridge Wine Co.

Grape Stomping at AxeBridge Wine Co.
TCL Reporter, Kristin Haubrich, takes us to AxeBridge Wine Co. to showcase the juicy competition this happening this weekend! The event will be held on the 17th and 18th, and is located in the North Loop in Minneapolis. Tickets to stomp have gone fast, but you are encouraged to still come by and see the competition first *foot*! There will be...

Movie Trip 9/16

Movie Trip 9/16
Paul McGuire Grimes, creator of Paul’s Trip to the Movies, takes us through upcoming movies to keep an eye out for! HOCUS POCUS 2 (September 30) Official synopsis, “It’s been 29 years since someone lit the Black Flame Candle and resurrected the 17th-century sisters, and they are looking for revenge. Now it is up to three high-school...

Ask the Techxpert Finale!

Ask the Techxpert Finale!
TCL Executive Producer Christian Unser celebrates his last day with Twin Cities Live! We tricked Christian and gave him a surprise on his last day with us to showcase how much he has done for the show. His contributions have built the show from the ground up, and we cannot thank him enough for his efforts! Best of luck in your new...

Number 12 Cider

Number 12 Cider
Kelli Hanson takes us on a tour of Number 12 Cider in Minneapolis! They've been making cider for over 30 years and opened their cidery doors in 2018! For more information about Number 12 Cider, click here!

Flame Tables with Patio Town

Flame Tables with Patio Town
Elizabeth met up with her friends at Patio Town to learn all about flame tables and about how not all of them are created equal. She found out the best things to look for when you're trying to warm up your backyard space. For more about Patio Town, including finding a location near you, click here!

“Rooted in Junk” Event

“Rooted in Junk” Event
The "Rooted in Junk" Art Market features a unique collection of hand-crafted items at Zywiec's Landscape and Garden Center in Cottage Grove. Kristin takes us there for a look at what they have to offer! For more details about this event, click here!

Restorative Yoga

Restorative Yoga
September is National Yoga Month.  Restorative yoga is a gentle and restful way to move through yoga poses while calming down your system.  The founder and host of the Mindful in Minutes podcast, Kelly Smith, shows us some poses that restore and relax you. Related Links: Yoga for You Online Instagram Mindful in Minutes...

What’s Appening: Protecting Your Phones Longevity

What’s Appening: Protecting Your Phones Longevity
With the cost of phones and devices getting so expensive, there are things that you can do to protect the longevity of your phone so you don’t have to replace as often.  Minnesota Live Producer Lauren Andrego has some tips. Make sure the software is up to date Change the way you think about charging Boost your phone’s speed ...

The Bachelorette Update

The Bachelorette Update
The Bachelorette was live last night as both Gabby and Rachel made their decisions on who they hope gets down on one knee and proposes to them.  The only problem is…none of the men this season are sure they are ready to pop the question.  And, neither Gabby or Rachel are sure they want to stay in a relationship with no proposal.  TCL...