Thursday, June 05, 2008

Tan Without Sun  

Susan Yee of Zhen Cosmetics came by TCL to share her tips for tanning without the sun.  Take Susan's tips: exfoliate before applying a self tanner, apply lotion to your kneecaps and elbows before applying a self tanner, use circular motions when applying a self tanner, and try a tinted product.  Then you'll know when you miss a spot.  For more information on Zhen Cosmetics, click here.

Author Kao Kalia Yang  

Kao Kalia Yang is the first Hmong author to publish a full length book.  The Latehomecomer is available at all major bookstores.  Kao Kalia will be signing books on Tuesday, June 10th at 7p.m. at the Barnes and Noble at Har Mar Mall in Roseville.

20 Years of Theater  

Steven Meerdink and Kevin Hansen have been working together for almost twenty years. They have both acted and directed together, and eventually founded their own theater company. Minneapolis Musical Theatre brings new or rarely performed musicals to Twin Cities audiences. Their latest musical, "The Robber Bridegroom", is also the show that brought them together two decades ago.  For more information on Minneapolis Musical Theatre, click here.

Planting the Perfect Patio Pot  

Planting a patio pot can be a great way to spice up a boring backyard. They are easy to make, easy to care for and...above all...easy to enjoy. Mike Frattallone from Frattallone's Ace Hardware stopped by to show John and Rebekah how to make a patio pot of their very own.

"Get Outta Town" - St. Croix Scenic Byway  
TCL Producer Melissa Specken hit the St. Croix Scenic Byway for some camping, boating, and hiking.  Along the way, she bumped into "Captain Mudslinger" of Mudslinger Pottery in Afton, and got a quick lesson in making art!  To find out more about Mudslinger Pottery, click here!  And to check out places to go, and things to do along the St. Croix Scenic Byway, click here!

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