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Have You Ever Been Stuck in the Grocery Line With These Type People?

Grocery shopping is tough for me. It's pretty much okay if I have ample time, but really, who has that? It seems whenever I need to make a quick stop, there are always people ahead of me who seem to have all the time in the world. I've only listed a few that I think are the absolute worst.

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Dishwasher Cleaning Poorly? Just Clean It, Here’s How

We all wish the dishwasher we purchased years ago would clean as well today as it did when it was new. If you notice your washer isn't performing up to par, here are a couple things you can do to make it run and clean better

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Dale Jr. Wins the Daytona 500

It's been ten years in the making, and finally Dale Jr. won the Daytona 500. There has been a change in Earnhardt starting towards the end of the 2012 season, and progressing through last season. Junior seemed more confident, his attitude improved, and his racing got better. Much of the credit goes to Steve Letarte, his crew chief, for believing in Dale, when he couldn't believe in himself.

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Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker Got it Thong, Whoops, I Mean Wrong

According to an article in today's Huffington Post, Scott Walker ordered the firing of a doctor who appeared to be completely competent at her job. The issue was that she had what was perceived to be a "checkered" past: She used to be a thong model.

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5 Ways to Improve Your Car’s Gas Mileage

Nowadays, perhaps more than ever, maximizing your car's gas mileage is vital—practically, economically and environmentally.

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Chevy SS Pace Car Catches Fire in Daytona at Sprint Unlimited [VIDEO]

Being a huge Nascar racing fan, I felt I would be committing a mortal sin if I didn't watch the first race in Nascar, the Sprint Unlimited. Although, there are no points in the race, and it does not figure in the  thirty six official races of the season, it is an annual event. The race prepares the teams and drivers and chance to "knock the rust off" before the start of the season at Daytona.

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Have You Visited the Ice Caves yet? [GALLERY]

There's still time to head to Cornucopia Wisconsin and check out the Ice Caves before the weather gets warmer. Recently, several members of our family went and has a blast.

Here's a couple tips for those that haven't gone before:

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Valleyfair Hiring For Summer Lifeguard Positions

Here's a great opportunity for someone who likes to be outside all summer!  Valleyfair is accepting applications for lifeguard positions for the 2014 summer season.

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Monday Is The First Day To Apply For Enhanced Driver’s License In MN

Starting This Monday, Minnesota residents can apply for an enhanced driver's license or identification card that will allow them to re-enter the United States from Canada, Bermuda, Mexico and the Caribbean without needing a passport.

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40 Percent of Adults Between 18 and 24 Use Social Media in the Bathroom.

How much television do we watch, and do we engage in social media while we're watching is the question. I must be in the minority here because I do either one or the other, never both. According to a recent Nielsen study, in the past year, time-shifting of television content grew by almost two hours, averaging 13 hours per month,  according to an article in the Huffington Post. Viewers averaged nearly 134 hours of live TV viewing a month in 2013, down nearly three hours from 2012.

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Duluth Minnesota, Best Adventure Hub Runner Up, But To Whom

Duluth has the reputation of being a getaway city. So many things to do around the area and enjoy. You can ski, and enjoy other winter sports and recreation. During the summer months, you can enjoy sports or other outdoor activities.

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Ice Harvesting Connects Past With Present In Wisconsin

These days, if you want to keep something cold you put it in the refidgerator or freezer.  Electric appliances have made this reality something we take for granted.  But once upon a time, our ancestors used blocks of ice to keep things cool.  Amish communities in Wisconsin maintain the practice and keep the skill set alive in Wisconsin.

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