MN Comeback: Alchemy

MN Comeback: Alchemy
More than ten years ago, Molly Hanten was an intern for Twin Cities Live.  She went on to become one of the founding partners of Alchemy, a chain of workout studios focusing on yoga, pilates, and strength training.  When the COVID-19 pandemic hit, Alchemy had to make some swift changes to continue to reach their community. Click here and...

Comparison Olympics

Comparison Olympics
Many of us make a habit of comparing ourselves to others.  Not only is this unhealthy, it usually actually hurts us in the long run.  Author, Speaker, and Coach James Robilotta has advice on ways to improve your life and stop the habit. Click here to purchase his book, Leading Imperfectly. Where do we compare ourselves to others? ...

Kid Connection: Buddy Family

Kid Connection: Buddy Family
The Buddy Family program offers support not only for adopted children, but for their new family too.  Kelli Hanson shares the impact it has on the families that it supports.  Buddy families can be adoptive families or retirees that have time to give.  You must go through training to be part of the program.  For more information about the...

Making Your Offer Stand Out

Making Your Offer Stand Out
According to our real estate experts, listing for homes are down 25% compared to last year. This means less homes to choose from and competition for the same home.  Julie and Daniel Desrochers from Desrochers Realty Group and EXP Realty have some advice when it comes to making a strong offer and having your offer stand out from the...

DIY Summertime Fun

DIY Summertime Fun
TCL Craft Star, Alisun Abbott shows us some DIY crafts, along with ways to give your bird bath a beautiful update. Magic Wands Items needed: - wooden spoon or stick - pipe cleaners - Borax powder or Alum powder (3 cups of almost boiling water to one cup Borax powder) (2 cups of almost boiling water to 3/4 cup of Alum powder) -...

Be Well with TCL: Phazix

Be Well with TCL: Phazix
Having to swallow a pill can be tough for some folk.  It’s said that 4 out of 10 people have trouble.  A Minnesota based medical company called Arkray USA has created Phazix, a gel that helps make the medicine go down.  Kelli Hanson fills us in. Phazix is available online at Amazon.com or Walmart.com.  Your pharmacist can order it for...

Hennepin Theater Art Project

Hennepin Theater Art Project
Popular local artist Reggie LeFlore will be creating a mural on boards covering the entrance of the historic State Theatre. As part of Hennepin Theatre Trust’s mission of providing a platform for artists, the space will be used as a canvas to present art in unexpected places.  Photographer Drew Schingen introduces us.