Tag: Twin Cities Live

The best donuts in the Twin Cities

I appeared on Twin Cities Live with a viewer-selected list of where to find the best donuts in the Minneapolis-St. Paul Metro. And it happened to be National Donut Day! Make sure June 1st is circled on your calendar so you can celebrate next year. Shops featured: Sift Gluten-Free — Minneapolis Hans’ Bakery — Anoka, Blaine and

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From Minneapolis to Stillwater, three restaurants with the best date night deals

There’s no need to wait until Valentine’s Day to enjoy a romantic dinner with your sweetie. I was on KSTP-TV’s Twin Cities Live with some of the best weeknight dinners for two in the Twin Cities. Featured restaurants: Red Stag Supperclub, Minneapolis Cheap date night on Tuesdays from 5-10 p.m. A bottle of wine (or

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What it’s like to zip line over the Mississippi River

I’m glad Twin Cities Live reporter Kelli Hanson had some nerves zip lining across the Mississippi River. She asked me to join her for the Bold North Zip Line which has you hanging about 100 feet in the air as you glide nearly 800 feet across the Mississippi. The views — and the adrenaline rush

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When locals should go to ‘super’ events downtown Minneapolis (and how to get there)

Based on previous years, around one million visitors are expected to trek to Minneapolis and Saint Paul in the days leading up to the big game on Sunday, February 4. In perspective, the Minnesota State Fair had nearly two million visitors…over the course of 12 days. So it’s going to be busy. I get it

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Twin Cities events: January 11 – 14

From a Boat Show to a Bridal Show, I shared the best events happening around the Twin Cities on KSTP-TV. “Paw Patrol LIVE!”: Friday, January 12 – Sunday, January 14 in Minneapolis Minneapolis Boat Show: Thursday, January 11 – Sunday, January 14 in Minneapolis Twin Cities Bridal Show: Sunday, January 14 in Saint Paul TeamNorthxTarget

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5 indoor events in the Twin Cities January 5 – 7

I was on KSTP-TV’s Twin Cities Live with five indoor events worth checking out this weekend! Take a look. Tune in every Thursday afternoon for my roundup of What’s Happening This Weekend. Land O’Lakes Kennel Club Dog Show: Friday, January 5 thru Sunday, January 7 in Saint Paul World’s Toughest Rodeo: Friday, January 5 and

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13 events happening December 2

Tis the season for events! My 40 Ways to Holiday guide features at least one seasonal event you can do every day from Thanksgiving Day through New Years Day. Check it out here. Saturday, December 2 has more than one thing to check out. Here are 13 events happening! More festivities are being added, too

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Win a $25,000 wedding!

This is cool — The Wedding Guys and Twin Cities Live on KSTP-TV are giving away a wedding valued at $25,000! Plus, the winning couple will say ‘I do’ on live TV! The prize includes the venue, the dress, the wedding bands, the cake and honeymoon along with invites, flowers, attire for bridesmaids and groomsmen

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Meeting the Barbary macaques in Gibraltar

I traveled with Twin Cities Live co-host Steve Patterson, photographer Seth, Steve’s wife, Lu, and 40 Twin Cities Live viewers on a 11-night Mediterranean cruise. It truly was the trip of a lifetime. One highlight was meeting the Barbary macaques in the British territory of Gibraltar. They get real friendly. After watching the video, click

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