Peterson Dons Santa Costume, Gives Out Gifts To Over 400 KidsThe big man in purple became the big man in red! Adrian Peterson and his wife Ashley dressed up as Santa and Mrs. Claus Tuesday afternoon. They handed out holiday gift bags to over 400 kids living in transitional housing at Mary's Place, just north of downtown Minneapolis.
Bite Of Minnesota: Homemade Co-Worker GiftsDo you exchange gifts with co-workers during the holiday season? In some of my past workplaces, I've been incredibly close to my co-workers while at other places, I barely know my team members, which creates a dilemma.
Survey: Americans To Spend $4B On GraduatesStudents all over the country are putting on their caps and gowns and getting ready to say goodbye to school. And their loved ones are preparing to spend big bucks to congratulate them. A National Retail Federation survey shows Americans are planning to spend a whopping $4.77 billion on graduation gifts this year.
Disney On Ice Presents Frozen Coming To MinneapolisIt's every youngsters dream come true -- the mega-hit "Frozen" is coming to an arena near you for a live, touring production on ice.
WCCO Morning Show Shares Their 'Favorite Things'It's the last weekend for Christmas shopping, and all week long, the WCCO Morning Show team is giving you a look at all sorts of ideas. Well, at least the ones that are on our wish lists. Here is a list of everything our morning team suggests you add to your shopping plans.
Spending Smart: Saving Money On Holiday ToysThose of us who did not finish our holiday shopping during Black Friday and Cyber Monday may be in better shape when it comes to buying toys. This season's reports say half of consumers plan to buy toys as gifts this holiday season. And they still have time to score deals.
Spending Smart With Holiday Gift CardsWe know you're looking for the easiest and smartest ways to shop as we get closer to Christmas. This week, we are getting to the bottom of some of your holiday shopping questions. Gift cards are perfect for the tough people to shop for on your holiday list, but you should watch out for hidden fees.
Tips For Holiday Decorating, Buying Gifts For The HostAs the weather cools and Thanksgiving approaches, people are beginning to think about Holiday decorating. Renae Keller from Renae Keller Interior Design talked with Natalie Nyhus about the trends to hit home interiors this season.
Survey Predicts A Very Spendy Holiday SeasonA late Thanksgiving means the shortest possible holiday shopping season, but a local survey shows Minnesotans will spend more. The University of St. Thomas just released a survey that says people will spend more than they have in the past 12 years.
Avoiding Holiday Gift Return 'Gotchas'More than likely, you now have a gift or two that you're not so sure about. If you're hitting the mall or trekking to the post office to return a present, you may want to keep some common gift return pitfalls in mind.
Last-Minute Shopping? Join The CrowdIt's Christmas Eve and many procrastinators still have some shopping to get done. Malls and shopping centers in the Twin Cities have been packed this holiday shopping season.
Last Minute Tips For Your Gift WrappingChristmas is just a few days away now, and odds are pretty good you're either finished or nearly done with your shopping. But once you have your presents, you still need to figure out how to wrap them.
Great Gift Ideas For All At Your Holiday HintsSearching for this season's hottest gifts for all your friends and family, look no further than Your Holiday Hints.
Pick-A-Side: What's The Hottest Tech Gift For The Holidays?
Gift Ideas For Your Holiday PartyWhen someone throws a holiday party and invites you to come, it's best not to arrive empty-handed. Guests often give what are typically called hostess gifts, a little something to show your appreciation to the people who are inviting you into their home.