Tuesday, May 08, 2018

Last-minute Mother's Day Restaurants   ...More

No plans for Mother's Day brunch? No problem. TCL's Mike Marcotte shared some of his favorite last-minute restaurants for the special occasion.   

Mother’s Day Surprise with Pandora   ...More

Mother’s Day is a special day for moms everywhere. It’s the day that they get recognized for all of their hard work year round. In honor of moms, Twin Cities Live is teaming up with PANDORA Jewelry to give one lucky mom a “My Heart Bracelet Gift Set”. She is also getting a $50 gift card to CRAVE.

TCL’s Got Class: Kelli Learns to Tap Dance   ...More

This week on Twin Cities Live we are jumping a bit out of our comfort zone but keeping our brains sharp by learning a new skill. We're calling it TCL’s Got Class!  Monday, Steve took you to his piano lesson at MacPhail Center for Music where after, TCL Reporter Kelli Hanson joined Steve live in studio to help show off his new skills. But now, it’s Kelli’s turn.
She told our producers that she’s always wanted to learn how to tap dance. So we sent her to Zenon Dance Company in Minneapolis for her very first lesson.

Summer Investment Wardrobe Pieces   ...More

If you've recently moved out the sweaters, and brought in the shorts and tank tops to your closet, you may have stared blankly at your clothes and thought it’s time for a few new things.  Fashion blogger Amy Seeman says we all need to be intentional about what we buy each season. Do that now by investing in a few key summer pieces. Amy stopped by to give her pro style tips and started with the tank dress.

Good Company: Kafe 421   ...More

Antigoni Sander is one of our favorite cooks here on Twin Cities Live. In fact, Elizabeth loves her food so much, Antigoni’s restaurant Kafe 421, catered her wedding! The restaurant is known for their amazing Greek food and menu items you'd recognize anywhere. But what you haven't heard about is the mother daughter team that makes sure everything runs smoothly.

Wayzata Cosmetic Surgery & Spa: Gift Package for Mom   ...More

Mom deserves some pampering this Mother’s Day and the folks over at Wayzata Cosmetic Surgery and Spa may just have the perfect gift she never knew she wanted.  Staff there say services like a Chemical Peel -- which can range from a light peel to an intensive one -- can lighten and brighten your skin. Peels can also help with acne scarring and brown spots.

Mother/Daughter Owned Boutiques   ...More

We brought in a qualified mother-daughter duo to dish on their favorite shops in the Twin Cities that are owned by a mother and daughter team.   The Shop Girls on myTalk 107.1 Ali Kaplan and her mom, Harmony stopped by and shared some products that are also perfect for Mother’s Day gifts.

Creative Toast Ideas   ...More

Is adding peas to your guacamole is a good thing? Executive Chef of Farm Table in Amery Wisconsin, Benjamin Spangler stopped by with some creative toast ideas.

5/8 3PM Host Chat   ...More

Elizabeth and Steve talk about Gavin Kaysen of Spoon and Stable's big James Beard Award win! Plus the details on who they voted the Best Restaurant in the Country, Highlands Bar and Grill! And how Crayola is celebrating National Teacher's Day - and remember teachers get into Crayola Experience at MOA for free every day!

5/8 4PM Host Chat   ...More

Steve and Elizabeth talk about Tom Brady's look at the Met Gala, a People article about how the Avengers actors got matching tattoos and tried out an app called Inkhunter that will show you what tattoos will look like before you get them!