Advice

Dos and Don'ts of Texting  

Texting is everywhere these days, but sometimes you should just pick up the phone instead. Presence engineer and corporate coach Roshini Rajkumar shares her dos and don'ts of texting.

What to Wear: Family Photos  

Family photos should be memories you cherish for years and years, instead they often tend to be stressful. What to wear, how to wear it, where to take the picture, where to hang it! Professional Stylist Wendy Witherspoon says don’t match, instead coordinate! She stopped by with tips to make photo day stress free and full of personality.

Tips for Valleyfair

Twin Cities Live reporter Kelli Hanson found out how to make the most of your day at Valleyfair – starting the moment you enter the parking lot.

Summertime Goals  

Summer is filled with pool days, BBQ’s and cabin trips, it's a fun time of year but it can also be very busy. Come September, how often do you find yourself saying, summer flew by! Bestselling author, Kristen Brown has made it her mission to help others maximize their time she has action steps you can take to make this summer your most productive one yet.

Hot Wedding Trends  

The Editor of Mpls.St.Paul Magazine’s Weddings, Emily Howald Sefton, shares four hot wedding trends for summer 2017!

Behave Your Best: Proactive Toddler Program  

Any parent will tell you that being a mom or dad is wonderful and fulfilling. But there will be hard days because, well, parenting is tough!

Fun Household Hacks  

We all have things around our house that we tend to toss when we're done with them. But some of these items can be used in new ways. Reporter Emily Engberg has some interesting new uses for a handful of items that may surprise you.

Avoiding the Summer Slump with LearningRX   Back To Top

Kids are just days away from throwing the books and papers in the air and running out of the school building at the final bell.
That only happens in the movies, we know, but here’s what is very real: Parents rejoicing that they get a break from homework help for a few months. On the flip side, there's also the worry that their child won't catch up. TCL Reporter Kelli Hanson introduces us to a mom who no longer worries about the summer slump thanks to a LearningRx, she says changed her son's life.

Dealing with Custody Changes   Back To Top

A couple in Maryland lost custody of their children after posting a series of "pranking" videos on YouTube. Jodi and Shannon from Terzich & Ort stop by to talk about what needs to happen in Minnesota to change a custody agreement.
 

Travel Gift Ideas   Back To Top

Whether you know of a college graduate or looking for a last minute Mother's Day gift, the AAA Minneapolis Travel Store has plenty of ideas. Linda Snyder stops by with options, including a clutch bag that will charge your cell phone. 

Why You Want To Get Bumped From Your Flight   Back To Top

Former 5 Eyewitness News reporter Mark Albert is now the Editor-in-Chief of The Voyage Report. He stopped by the studio to tell us why you WANT to get bumped from your next flight.

Toxic Relationships   Back To Top

Unfollowing someone on Instagram or defriending a buddy on Facebook happens all the time. 
But "defriending" someone is not as easy in real life situations. Life and business strategist Jasna Burza has tips on three types of friends you may need to break up with.

Red-Hot North American Travel Destinations   Back To Top

Whether you like planning your own vacation or want someone to coordinate the logistics for you, the team at AAA Minneapolis can help you select the summer vacation you won't forget. Travel Expert Renata Faeth shares three destinations in North America worth the visit.

Dealing with Seasonal Allergies   Back To Top

Coughing, sneezing, sniffling... oh yes, the signs of spring are here!  Millions of people across the U.S. are beginning to suffer from seasonal allergies! Dr. Ryan Dick from Entira Family Clinics shares his tips and what you can do you experience relief!

Unique Kid Birthday Parties   Back To Top

Twin Cities Live is celebrating 9 years on air this month! Our show premiered on April 21st, 2008 and we didn’t want to limit the party to just one day, so we’re celebrating all month long!

Best Birthday Freebies in the Twin Cities   Back To Top

TCL's Local Guy About Town, Mike Marcotte, hunted for the best birthday freebies you can get in the Twin Cities!

Marriage Issues That Are Also Divorce Issues   Back To Top

Jodi and Shannon from Terzich & Ort stop by to talk about how issues that come up during divorce proceedings are the same issues that come up during marriages. And it's easier to deal with them during a marriage than during a divorce.

Simple Steps to Achieve Your Goals   Back To Top

TCL Producer and fitness coach, Brittany Larson explains how you can start following through on your goals!

Dealing with Custody and Moving   Back To Top

Actress Scarlett Johansson is going through a divorce with her soon-to-be-ex-husband who was born in France. He wants the kids with him there and she wants the kids to stay with her in the states. Jodi Terzich and Shannon Ort from Terzich and Ort stopped by to explain how this would be handled in Minnesota.

Avoid Mistakes When Refinancing Your Mortgage   Back To Top

With uncertainty on where mortgage interest rates will go, Americans are coming out in full force to refinance. We enlisted the help of Bill Wagner from Hiway Federal Credit Union to talk through options, including common mistakes homeowners make with financing their home. 

Lucky Rapid Readings   Back To Top

Our Happy Medium Jodi Livon says if you’ve ever said “I feel lucky today,” you may be on to something. That’s because that feeling means you’re in line with your intuition. Jodi stopped by to give a few lucky audience members their very own reading. 

How to Save Big on Travel   Back To Top

Former 5 Eyewitness News reporter Mark Albert is now the Editor-in-Chief of The Voyage Report. He caught up with Steve and Elizabeth via Skype to share some great Spring Break travel deals and advice.

How to Hygge   Back To Top

Everybody’s talking about ‘Hygge.’ It’s the Danish concept of coziness that’s become a world-wide trend Bradley Traynor from myTalk 107.1 stopped by to teach us how to Hygge.

Tax Advice from H&R Block   Back To Top

With the April 18 tax filing deadline just weeks away, millions of Americans still need to file their tax returns. Whether they’re still trying to decide how to file their taxes, double- and triple-checking their returns to make sure they didn’t miss a penny or simply procrastinating, here are the three things taxpayers need to know before April 18.

Packing for Spring Break   Back To Top

Linda Snyder from AAA Minneapolis shows us some products that will help save you space in your suitcase when packing for your spring break destination.

Gotta Have It: Valentine’s Day   Back To Top

If your sweetheart told you not to get them anything for Valentine’s Day, but you know that you probably should, spending only $25 on a unique gift sounds good right? TCL Reporter Kelli Hanson found 4 great gifts all for under $25 and she started with a sweet treat that everyone will love. 

Backyard DIY Don'ts   Back To Top

Not all backyard projects are ones you want to accomplish on your own. Mickman Brothers Certified Landscape Consultant, Anne Marie Moseman, stops by to share four projects that are better off done by the pros.

LearningRx & Solving Family Stress   Back To Top

We’ve shared with you the amazing things that are happening at LearningRx Centers across the Twin Cities. They’re not tutoring, instead they’re training the brain. And in return, students and even adults in the program strengthen memory, gain longer attention span and can put together thoughts much faster.

When Buying a Home, Don't Let These Be Dealbreakers   Back To Top

When home-shopping, problems like cracks in the foundation and water stains might feel like dealbreakers. But Julie and Daniel Desrochers from Derochers Realty Group and Coldwell Banker Burnet share advice on how to handle those issues, especially if you love that home despite its problems.

Healthy and Happy Relationships   Back To Top

If your goal this Valentine's Day is to light the spark in your love life you can start by simply improving the way you greet your sweetie. Life and business strategist, Jasna Burza has tips on creating a healthy and happy relationship.