Oysterfest is BACK this Sunday!

Oysterfest is an event that was a staple for many and after a few years off it is back this Sunday in St. Paul! Meritage Head Chef Russell Klein joins TCL to give us all the information on this Sunday’s event along with some lessons on how to shuck Oysters yourself.

Halloween Crafts/Decorations

Halloween is still weeks away but that hasn’t stopped TCL Reporter Kelli Hanson from getting in the spirit early. Kelli has found three different Halloween spirited crafts and decorations, they include pottery barn pumpkins, spider soap, and chocolate spider webs. Check these items out right now to get yourself ready for SpookTober!  

How to Protect and Can Your Veggies This Fall

Jo Anderson of Grow with Jo on TikTok tells us how to protect your garden bed plants this fall and winter along with a magical way of keeping your canned veggies lasting for months! To see what Jo has going on follow her social media pages on TikTok and Instagram! Also, Jo has a recipe for simple refrigerator pickles below! Recipe: Simple...

Livea Beyond the Scale

Livea Beyond the Scale
Just a few days ago, Livea launched a brand new program that gives clients even more options when it comes to reaching their goals. Kelli Hanson chats with Livea’s C-E-O about their brand new way to help you get results. To learn more about Livea’s new flex program visit Livea.com or call 855-GO-LIVEA. Join today and get your first 8...

Watch,Read,Listen with Drew Schingen

Did you know that Twin Cities Live has its own resident mixologist? His name is Drew Schingen and he is also one of our photographers and a stand up comedian. Today Drew shares some of his favorite things for this week’s edition of Watch Read Listen. To get a closer look at all of Drew’s favorites go to TwinCitiesLive.com. If you want to...

Cherry Tart & Stuffed Delicata Squash

Cherry Tart & Stuffed Delicata Squash
Peg Rasmussen was the owner of Countryside Café for 45 years. This cozy diner in Hamel is known for its photo wall and home cooking. Peg shows us some yummy cherry recipes and even some quash. Both great for fall. Cherry Tart 6 cups fresh tart cherries (pitted) 1 - 1 1/2 cups sugar 4 tablespoons corn starch 1 Box (14.1 oz) Pillsbury...

Surviving a Traumatic Brain Injury

Surviving a Traumatic Brain Injury
Maggie Swanson, an excelsior woman who just qualified for the Ironman World Championship for 2023. An Ironman triathlon consists of a 2.4 mile swim, a 112 mile bike ride and a 26.2 mile marathon. In 2014 Maggie was studying abroad in Spain. She was out for a training run and was hit by a bus. She suffered a traumatic brain injury and multiple...

Good Company: Minneoats

Good Company: Minneoats
By now we’ve all heard of smoothie bowls, but have you heard of an oatmeal bowl? Minneoats, a business started by two best friends Maria and Alli, will have your mouth watering and your stomach growling. To learn more information about Minneoats and their business click here. Use the promo code:  TCL15 to get 15% off your order through...

Travel Iowa

Travel Iowa
If you’re looking to plan a fall getaway, Iowa might be the place for you. Iowa offers plenty of activities, events and destinations for autumn adventures. All within four hours of the Twin Cities. Jessica O’Riley, from “Travel Iowa” joins us to talk more about the adventures in Iowa. For more inspiration on things to do and places...

Mix Cosmetiques

Mix Cosmetiques
Lanae Rhoads, the creator of Mix Costmetiques located in Duluth, MN, started making soaps and lotions in 2005 just for herself. In 2008 she expanded to making her own skincare and makeup for others. If you can imagine a body care product, Lanae Rhoads can make it. She not only sells organic beauty items but hosts workshops where you can make...

Chapel House in Detroit Lakes, Minnesota

Chapel House in Detroit Lakes, Minnesota
Looking for a heavenly travel experience? Once a place of worship, the Dunnigan family purchased the Chapel House in Detroit Lakes and transformed it into a luxurious AirBNB! The link for Airbnb for overnight stays can be found here: Click here Anyone that would like to book half or full day events can contact O’Mara Dunnigan directly...

A Hispanic Heritage Family Recipe

A Hispanic Heritage Family Recipe
We continue to celebrate Hispanic Heritage month.  Chef and author Amalia Moreno-Damgaard provides us with a family recipe that will leave you wanting more! Pollo en Crema y Lorocos (Chicken with Loroco Flower Buds & Cream Sauce) Recipe by Chef Amalia Moreno-Damgaard, AmaliaLLC.com Serves 4 to 6 people 4 to 6 skinless chicken...

Fall Farmers Market & Seasonal Dishes

Fall Farmers Market & Seasonal Dishes
While summer is officially over, the Minnesota Farmers Markets are still bursting with abundance.  Chef and Culinary Nutritionist Jenny Breen shows us some recipes with products you can find there. To view an interactive map of the locations of markets in the Farmers Markets of MPLS collaborative, click here. Squash Gratin with Cilantro...

Egg Ribbon Italian Wedding Soup

Egg Ribbon Italian Wedding Soup
Anna Klimmek Owner and Chef of Happy Food MN and Culinary Wellness Company teaching people how eat for their bodies in a way that works for their lives.  She shows us a recipe for Egg Ribbon Italian Wedding Soup that she says helps to boost your immunity.  The soup uses bone broth that is full of protein, collagen and trace minerals.  Bone...

The Grand Opening of 2 Pink Squirrels

The Grand Opening of 2 Pink Squirrels
The grand opening of 2 Pink Squirrels is coming soon and TCL reporter Kristin Haubrich is there to tell us what to expect! 2 Pink Squirrels is located inside the Northtown Mall in Blaine and will blow you away with their crazy milkshakes! Visit 2PinkSquirrels between Monday, October 3rd and Sunday, October 9th and receive 20% off when you...

9/30 Movie Trip

9/30 Movie Trip
Creator of Paul’s Trip to the Movies, Paul McGuire Grimes reviews Bros, Hocus Pocus 2, and The Greatest Beer Run Ever. BROS (in theaters) Billy Eichner has been making audiences laugh since his days on Parks and Recreation and his “Billy on the Street” videos went viral. He wrote and stars in the new rom-com Bros, and you can feel...

Having the Right Mindset

Having the Right Mindset
Psychic medium Jodi Livon has the ability to see inside you on many different levels and today she joins TCL to talk about how visualization, and the laws of attraction and action can help your everyday lives. You can see Jodi live at Champlin Park high school on October 27th from 6:30-9. For more information, visit her website!

Brunch Spots to Catch the Vikings Game

Brunch Spots to Catch the Vikings Game
The Vikings take on the New Orleans Saints in London on Sunday.  This makes this an early game.  A REAL early game.  Stephanie March, the Dining Editor for Mpls. St. Paul Magazine, shares some of the best spots to catch the game and enjoy brunch while you’re at it!  www.mspmag.com Graze Provisions & Libations in Minneapolis ...

Curated Style at Mall of America

Curated Style at Mall of America
Eight Project Runway legends are coming together to celebrate fashion at the Mall of America.  The event, Curated Style, supports “Be the Match.”  Christopher Straub appeared on Project Runway on Season 6.  The Shakopee resident joins with a preview of Curated Style. Curated Style features 10 looks from each Project Runway Designer...

Financial Tips with SPIRE Credit Union

Financial Tips with SPIRE Credit Union
In honor of the Vikings big game on Sunday in London, Dan Stoltz from SPIRE Credit Union gives us some financial tips with a football theme! Call an Audible - Play Offense. In football and in life – the plays may change last minute. Don’t be afraid to shift your money map direction when needed. With increased interest rates, maybe you...