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
TCL producer Betsy Melin has watched every episode of The Bachelorette and has kept us up to date with her recaps. The finale was last night and Betsy says, it just may have been the most dramatic ending ever!
Elishia Robson, owner of Lakeside Floral, joins us to show how to make arrangements that last.
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
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...
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.
We get a mysterious message from Kristin in Florida. Wonder what that is all about?
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.
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...
Janel Gorowsky from Andover use to run marathons. Now, after losing 30 pounds with Livea Weight Control Center, she’s back and ready for any challenge.
Call 855-GO LIVEA or click here to get started and get your first 8 weeks free.
One of the most popular fall festivals in Minnesota is officially open! Kristin heads to Sever’s Fall Festival in Shakopee to show us all the fun and fresh air activities.
Ben is back from his trip with the Vikings in Philly.
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...
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...
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%,...
Kevin Doran from 5 Eyewitness News is filling in for Ben who is out for the Vikings Monday Night Football game in Philadelphia.
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...
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...
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...
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!
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!
PT from The Wolf 102.9 has a personal connection with the LIVIN Festival. He stopped by to talk about it and play a fun music game with the hosts too!
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!
Ben and Elizabeth have a little chat!
Ben and Elizabeth chat about a few hot topics.
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.
Yoga for You Online
Mindful in Minutes...
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 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...
The fall Parade of Homes is going on now through October 2nd. TCL Reporter shows us one of the homes in Shoreview. For more information and to get tickets, click here.
Makeup artist Hillary Kline is always giving us the best advice about makeup so we dug a bit deeper. We want to get her picks for this week’s Watch, Read, Listen presented by Chu Vision.
Watch: Glow Up on Netflix
Read: Going There by Katie Couric
Listen: Music by Lizzo