Gotta Have It

Gotta Have It: Fall Edition  

If you love everything about Fall…sweater weather, pumpkin scented candles, a warm cup of coffee on a brisk day, we think you’ll love them even more when you can save money.  Twin Cities Live reporter Kelli Hanson is here with what you've just gotta have for fall.

Gotta Have It: Back to School Lunch  

On top of the kids going back to school and getting back in your routine, parents also have to think about making sure their kids get a healthy meal. Tuesday on Twin Cities Live we showed you how to make peanut butter and jelly sushi rolls, but now it’s time to talk about how to pack it all up! Twin Cities Live reporter Kelli Hanson stopped by with products she thinks you’ve just Gotta Have for your kid’s lunchbox!

Gotta Have It: Award Show Swag Bag  

The 90th Academy Awards is airing this Sunday right here on 5-Eyewitness News. And while Oscars will be taken home that night, so will gifts. Lots and lots of gifts. Getting in award show swag bags is a way for brands to gain huge exposure. TCL Reporter Kelli Hanson shows us a few products celebs will go home with Sunday night.

Gotta Have It for New Moms  

Elizabeth Ries returned from Maternity Leave in September, but while she was out she researched and tested products to make a new mom’s life easier. What she discovered were products that helped getting baby Franklin to sleep faster and a clothing line that makes nursing a breeze. Elizabeth teamed up with TCL reporter Kelli Hanson to bring you Gotta Have It products for the New Momma.

Good Company: Garden of Eden  

For forty five years, Garden of Eden has been making its customers feel and smell their best. The company started as a small store that offered natural bath and body care products. Today, they have that and so much more. Their fragrances are unique and you can even make your own. Garden of Eden is a great spot for gifts. There are candles, lotions, and much more.  It’s not just for the women either. They also sell men’s products. All of products at Garden of Eden are earth friendly and made with natural ingredients.

Gotta Have it: Father’s Day  

Father's Day is just over a week away. Did you know that we spend 13-billion dollars on dads across the country? That means on average, we spend about $116 dollars each on ties, cologne or electronic gadgets. All those presents are great, but this year we urge you to think outside of the box for dad. TCL Reporter Kelli Hanson stopped by with gifts for dad he’s just gotta have.

Gotta Have It for Mom  

These are the top 5 Mother’s Day Gifts given every year…

Gotta Have It: Birthday Gifts   Back To Top

We’ve been celebrating birthday because this month Twin Cities Live turns 9-years-old! So far we’ve covered freebies you can get on your birthday around the Twin Cities, some fun party ideas for the kids and fun ways to wrap gifts. But it really is all about what to give and what to ask for. TCL Reporter Kelli Hanson rounded up some birthday gifts she says you’ve just gotta have!

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. 

Gotta Have It Christmas Gifts   Back To Top

If you haven't checked off your Christmas list, especially if you've got to gifts to ship, this is the week to get it done.
In fact, if you want those gifts to arrive before Christmas Day, December 15th is the cutoff date for many online orders.
It's why in this Gotta Have It, TCL’s Kelli Hanson went in search of last minute gifts and stocking stuffers and she brought you a deal for each.