Beyond the Scale: Jon’s Story

Beyond the Scale: Jon’s Story
After seeing a friend that he hadn't seen for a while, Jon Howe couldn't help but ask him how his friend had lost so much weight.  The answer was Livea Weight Control Center.  Now Jon gets asked the same question. When it comes to weight loss, there is a lot of false and misleading information. This is not the case with the team at Livea,...

Rekindling Friendships

Rekindling Friendships
With busy schedules and an unexpected pandemic, you may have found that you have fallen out of touch with some of your closest friends. It can be difficult to know where to start when trying to re-ignite your social life. Motivational speaker and bestselling author, Kristen Brown has some advice to help. Here are a few of the ideas she...

Glamping

Glamping
We are celebrating our girlfriends with a Girl’s Trip!  A fun way to connect with your friends is to go camping.  But, we aren’t talking about roughing it.  We’re taking you on a luxury “glamping getaway” in Taylors Falls!  Get Intents is one of the best glamping destinations in Minnesota and Kristin Haubrich gives us a...

Spirits for the Summer

Spirits for the Summer
3 easy cocktail recipes that are perfect for summer: Whiskey Smash 2 oz Cantilever Whiskey 1 oz simple syrup 2 sprigs of mint 2 lemon slices Add ingredients and ice to shaker, shake and pour into low ball Cucumber Mint Lime Gimlet 4 oz Mixly Cocktail Cucumber Mint Lime mix 2 oz Cantilever Gin Slice of...

Dream Creamery

Dream Creamery
A new ice cream parlor just popped up in Northeast Minneapolis! Dream Creamery is a must stop on a hot summer day. TCL reporter Kristin Haubrich takes us to the place where we can level up our ice cream dreams. Ice cream pints are also available at Pizza Lucé locations.  

Monday Night Meal

Monday Night Meal
Five Eyewitness News anchor Paul Folger gives us an inside look at this week’s Monday Night Meal! Ham Salad 5 to 2 pounds of ham 3 to 4 Tablespoons Mayo 2 to 3 Tablespoons Sweet Pickle Relish 1 teaspoon mustard 1/4 cup diced onion 2 stalks celery Pepper to taste 1 boiled egg diced Directions: Place 1.5 to...

Rob’s Coke Marinated Steak

Rob’s Coke Marinated Steak
Rob Barrett joins us to make a recipe that he shared 14 years ago on his very first appearance with TCL! Back in 2008, he was tasked with coming up with a new Father’s Day recipe. He experimented with a beer marinated steak trying different combinations, until he found the right one. Recipe- Ingredients: 1 can of Coke 1/2...

Weekend Trip Guide

Weekend Trip Guide
This week we are celebrating female friendships and sharing lots of fun ways to connect with your girlfriends for TCL’s girls trip week! Minnesota travel blogger and Instagrammer Lizanne Dooner joins us with suggestions for a perfect girl’s weekend up north in Duluth. Lizanne runs the Instagram and blog both called Lizanne Lately.

Be Well with TCL: Chronic Nerve Pain

Be Well with TCL: Chronic Nerve Pain
If you suffer from chronic nerve pain, you would probably go to about any lengths to make it go away.  Many people are finding relief in Chanhassen at Abundant Life Chiropractic Health Center.  They are helping folks with neuropathy take back their lives. Abundant Life Chiropractic and Health Center is offering a $49 neuropathy special for...

Fixin’ a Fathers Day Feast

Fixin’ a Fathers Day Feast
Fathers Day is only 9 days away, and many people are still looking for gifts... fortunately we have someone in the studio today to help us prepare for Dad's Day! Terri Schafer from Love That Olive is here today to showcase not only some great gifts , but also recipes for a feast! Try out the recipes featured today: Grilled Fruit over a...

Jurassic World Dominion

Jurassic World Dominion
In 1993, dinosaurs were brought to life on the big screen as they had never been seen before. Jurassic Park has made over a billion dollars, but now Jurassic World Dominion, the sixth movie in the series is here. This new film brings together the 1993 cast with the current stars, and our movie critic Paul McGuire Grimes got the chance to speak...

Homemade Specialties: Jay’s Bloody Mary

Homemade Specialties: Jay’s Bloody Mary
Co-hosting for the first time today is Elizabeth's husband Jay Reimers! He requested to show off one of his kitchen specialties, and was even generous enough to share his recipe with us. Follow along at home to start your weekend off right! Directions Fill 18 ounce solo cup with ice Add 1.5 oz. Tito's vodka Add  1 oz. Clausen's...

CookingBomb Cucumber Salad

CookingBomb Cucumber Salad
Here today to showcase her brilliant cooking skills is author and celebrity chef, Vivian Aronson, AKA CookingBomb! You can find her cookbook on her website for many more recipes, and follow her on TikTok, where she has amassed over 2.5 million followers for sharing her authentic Chinese recipes. Today she introduces us to a perfectly refreshing...

Dog Days of Summer

Dog Days of Summer
JC Lippold, mindfulness and wellness coach is here with ways to enjoy the dog days of summer, while not getting overwhelmed. Summer can sometimes burn you out- if you are not mindful with how you spend your time. Here are some of the tips from JC: Plan your relaxation Sit in your backyard Go to the park to people watch Make a...

Jurassic World Dominion

Jurassic World Dominion
It has been four years since we last visited Jurassic Park, but the sixth movie is in theaters right now! Jurassic World Dominion brings together current stars, Chris Pratt and Bryce Dallas Howard, with the stars of the original film, Sam Neill, Laura Dern, and Jeff Goldblum. Our movie critic Paul McGuire Grimes had the chance to speak with...

Day Trip to Maple Lake

Day Trip to Maple Lake
Today marks the return of a series: Day Trippin! Last spring, reporter Kelli Hanson was sent on a day trip to bring back a story, but instead created a series. It has taken a hiatus over the winter, but today it is back! This time, Kelli hit the road to take us just north west of the Twin Cities, to a small town with big community pride: Maple...

Danube River Update

Danube River Update
Over 140 TCL-ers are on the trip of a lifetime in Germany, cruising peacefully down the Danube River! Executive Producer Mike Marcotte gives us a first hand look at what he and the others have been up to in Vienna. Keep up with their trip by finding Mike on social media - @givemethemike on Facebook and Instagram!

Classic Sandwich with a Twist

Classic Sandwich with a Twist
Here to show us how to upgrade a classic sandwich is Jametta Raspberry, an award-winning chef and leader of the catering company House of Gristle! Based out of St. Paul, her company aims to make food that brings communities together and supports the advancement of social justice in the Twin Cities. Check out some of the events she will be...

Youth Entrepreneurs Salad Lab

Youth Entrepreneurs Salad Lab
When you think of ballpark food, a salad might not be the first item to come to mind. However, at Target Field you can find delicious salads that not only taste amazing but can help give back to the community. Roots for the Home Team is a non-profit that works with teens to help teach leadership skills and entrepreneurship by creating and...

Tiki Time Boat Cruise

Tiki Time Boat Cruise
Today Kristin Haubrich takes us to the St. Croix river, where we find a unique and one of a kind Caribbean themed tiki boat! During the warm months that are upon us, what better place to be than on the water? This summer, you can rent your own floating tiki bar! Grab your friends and hop on board with Captain Brian for a Tiki Time...

What’s Appening?

What’s Appening?
Minnesota Live Producer Lauren Andrego shares some apps that will help you keep your plants alive and thriving this summer! Recommendations- Seek Planta From Seed to Spoon Garden Puzzle

Ricki and Sons

Ricki and Sons
Ricki and Sons was created by a couple from Prior Lake who make rustic custom signs, perfect for cabins. Twin Cities Live reporter Kristin Haubrich gives us an inside look at metal working with Ricki and Sons.