It’s the time of year for baby showers and bridal showers and we are celebrating it! Danielle Rode from Upsy Daisy in White Bear Lake has some projects that you can do yourself that will definitely amp up your shower décor.
Wine Place Cards
Whether you’re hosting or attending a bridal show, wedding shower, or baby shower, Laurie Crowell the owner of Golden Fig has some recipes that would be just perfect.
Chevre with flowers
This one is as easy as it sounds. You need 1 4 oz piece of chevre and some edible flowers. Press the flowers on the cheese OR pull the petals into...
Sheet pan dinners are hard to beak because the prep and clean up are a breeze. Recipe developer, mary Jane Miller makes the perfect Monday Night Meal using salmon, asparagus, and sweet potatoes.
Makes 2 servings
2 (4 oz.) portions salmon filet
1 Tbsp. unsalted butter, softened
1 tsp. red or yellow miso paste
1/2 lb. fresh...
Movie critic, Paul McGuire Grimes the creator of Paul’s Trip to the Movies gets you caught up on five movies he thinks you should see before the Oscars. Paul has interviewed many of this year’s Oscar nominees like Daniel Kaluuya, Chloe Zhao, and Carey Mullican. Click here to watch those interviews on his You Tube channel.
Baking instructor Nancy Burgeson shows us how to make homemade macarons for beginners.
BASIC MACARON RECIPE
3 large egg whites at room temperature (100 grams)
¼ tsp cream of tartar
Pinch of salt
¼ cup granulated sugar
2 cups powdered sugar (fluff and measure)
1 cup almond flour
1 tsp flavoring (your choice)
In a large mixing...
TCL Executive Producer Christian Unser breaks down last night’s episode of American Idol. The contestants took to the stage with their “All-Star Duets.” Christian gives us his high note and the low note of the night.
Watch the second half of the All-Star Duets on American Idol at 7 PM, Monday, April 5th on channel 5.
Chef Robin Asbell creates a Tofu Pad Thai for a quick Monday Night Meal.
This comfort food is the national dish of Thailand. If you want to avoid eggs, mix a tablespoon of cornstarch into the liquids and proceed. This is a vegetarian version, if you wish, substitute some fish sauce for tamari.
3 tablespoons avocado oil
Paul McGuire Grimes, creator of Paul’s Trip to the Movies, gives us his review on Godzilla VS. King Kong in theaters and the new Mighty Ducks series on Disney+.
GODZILLA VS. KONG (In Theaters, HBO Max)
The new MonsterVerse kicked off with a reboot of Godzilla in 2014 and has since been teasing the epic showdown of these iconic monsters....
There's a good chance you may end up with leftover hard boiled eggs from the neighborhood Easter egg hunt. If that's the case, we've got you covered! Chef and cookbook author Robin Asbell has a variety of ideas.
Our wine guy, Ted Farrell from Haskells, has a deal for a six pack of wines perfect for springtime in Minnesota.
The Spring 6 For $60 includes:
Masso Antico Primitivo
La Forge Pinot Noir
Spice Block Malbec
Appointment television seems to have died thanks to DVR’s and streaming services. But Fridays are once again becoming appointment television again thanks to Disney+ with shows like The Mandalorian and WandaVision releasing episodes one at a time. The trend continues with Marvel’s Falcon and the Winter Soulder. Paul McGuire Grimes,...
Chef Terry John Zila prepares a pork tenderloin using the sous vide technique of cooking.
Sous Vide Pork Tenderloin
1 whole pork tenderloin, about 1 pound
Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper
6 to 8 sprigs fresh herbs, such as fresh thyme, oregano, or rosemary, divided
2 cloves roasted garlic, divided
The town of Waconia is located west of the Twin Cities on the shores of Lake Waconia. The lake has 10 miles of shoreline and is the second largest lake in the Twin Cities area. Daniel and Julie Desrochers with Desrochers Realty Group and EXP Realty show us examples of what your money can buy when looking for a place to live in Waconia.
TCL’s own fitness enthusiast, producer Brittany Runck, met up with fitness expert Kim Marie Ross. Kim is a proud mother and grandmother who has developed fitness programs for 26 years. Her simple at-home workout system combines yoga and pilates. It’s called 3x3FIT.
Click here to get the Twin Cities Live Super Bargain for just $79...
Avoid the Easter brunch crowd and impress your family at home. Laurie Crowell from Golden Fig stopped by with delicious brunch ideas.
Movie critic Paul McGuire Grimes, the creator of Paul’s Trip to the Movies, interviewed Spike Lee and he gives us his review of Zack Snyder’s Justice League.
Zack Snyder’s Justice League (HBO Max)
DC and Zack Snyder fans were bewildered and confused upon the release of Justice League in 2017. It didn’t feel like the Zack Snyder...
What better way to welcome in the Spring season than with plants! Home and Garden expert Larry Pfarr shares how to kick off getting your seeds started.
Julie and Daniel Desrochers from Desrochers Realty Group and eXp Realty share their advice on buying a rental property!
Their advice includes getting pre-approved for a mortgage (and get ready to put more down than you might have to for a traditional home), scout the right area and the right property and work with a realtor to get help...
Our Executive Producer and vocal director Christian Unser recaps the final audition episode of this season's "American Idol"!
TCL Reporter Kristin Haubrich joined our Twin Cities Live team last fall and she has done such a wonderful job. We thought it would be fun for our resident psychic and happy medium, Jodi Livon to do a rapid remote reading with her. Click here for more details on Joid's event, "An Evening with Jodi Livon: Everybody Must Get...