Minnesotan To Meet: Jewelry Designer Jen SchefflerHobbies usually fill our time between work hours. But what if a hobby turns into a job? Jen Scheffler had it happen. Tinkering and taking a part vintage jewelry turned into a full-time career in 2008, just as the recession started to hit.
4 Things To Do: Log Rolling, Fringe Festival, Bachman's Birthday & MoreFrom the lake to the stage, here is a look at the four things to check out this weekend in the Twin Cities.
WCCO Saturday Morning Links & Recap (Aug. 1)It's August, and the weekend started off great with a #Top10WxDay! With all the humidity cleared out of the Twin Cities, it was a great weekend to get outdoors.
Jason DeRusha Turns Neglected Yard Spot Into A Salsa Garden Like many Minnesotans, I had that one spot in my yard that was a mess -- right by the deck in the backyard.
Step Inside Bachman's Spring Revival Ideas HouseIf your home is in need of a spring spruce-up, you might want to stop into Bachman's Spring Revival Ideas House. Each room has its own unique theme and story, but is tied together with energetic color, fresh floral and other living greens.
Lawn Care Tips For Our Early WarmupIt never fails. Those first 60-degree days of the year have people thinking about their lawns and gardens. It just so happens the first 60 degree day of this year came very early.
WCCO Makes Surprise Flower Deliveries For Bachman'sOn this Valentine's Day, millions of people will receive flowers from their sweetheart. It's a traditional way to show your love on this holiday, and WCCO wanted in on the love fest.
Valentine's Day Rush: Flower Shops Busy Making ArrangementsFor Valentine's Day, many people say "I love you" by sending out flowers and Feb. 12 is the usually the busiest day of the year for many flower shops. Thirty designers at Bachman's in south Minneapolis will create more than 8,000 arrangements for the holiday. Many are made with a specific person in mind.
Minnesotan To Meet: Jewelry Designer Jen SchefflerHobbies usually fill our time between work hours. But what if a hobby turns into a job? Jen Scheffler had it happen.
Everything You Need To Know About Poinsettias I visited Bachman's farmhouse on Tuesday to learn about the Poinsettia, the most popular holiday plant in North America.
Neighborhood Roots Hosts Annual Winter Farmers MarketFarmers markets aren't just for summer anymore! Neighborhood Roots is holding their annual Kingfield and Fulton Holiday Farmers Market Sunday at the Bachman's flagship store.
Bachman's Transforms Mpls. Home With Fall TrendsIf you're looking to fall into the autumn season, we have the place for you. Four times a year, designers transform an historic home in Minneapolis by repainting, refurnishing, and redecorating the entire house with trends for the season.
Bachman’s Offers Tips On Caring For Your GardenSummer time is the perfect time to get in the garden. Whether your plants are in the ground or in a pot, they need food, water and pruning to make them bloom and thrive. So WCCO went to Susie Bachman West for pro tips on the proper care and feeding of our gardens.
Bachman's Garden Tip: Put Insects In Your PlantsThere are so many things that people can do with their gardens to make plants grow and thrive. And Bachman's is offering up some more tips on how to make your garden grow. Putting some insects, like ladybugs, into your plants, or putting certain plants together keeps unwanted pests away.
To Save Bees, Minn. Growers & Gardeners Are Switching Pesticides A new trend in gardening is generating a buzz. More growers and gardeners are moving away from chemicals and insecticides that are hurting or killing bees.