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Catch Those Drafts And Save Money! [SPONSORED]

Heating your home can get expensive in the Winter.  So why not save a few dollars here and there.  I know for us it was a little bit different of a Winter since we had a newborn baby.  It definitely makes the thermostat rise a little bit!  Find out some more great ways to save some energy from NorthWestern Energy.

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Save Money With These Great Energy Saving Tips for Light Bulbs [SPONSORED]

With energy prices rising steadily you have to be aware of the possible ways you can save money.  Every little bit helps and if you invest a little now you will save yourself some money in the long run.  Check out these energy saving tips from Northwestern Energy.

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6 Very Easy Ways to Stop Being a Workaholic

Did the janitor give you his keys so you can lock up after he goes home? Do you dream in spread sheets? Have you missed your kid scoring the game-winning goal because you were checking email on your phone?

Then, congratulations -- you may be a workaholic.

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The 5 Best Ways to Get Noticed at Work

Getting noticed at work can be difficult, but we've got a few tips to help make that happen—and to make sure it's for the right reasons.

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Four “Healthy” Habits That Aren’t Actually That Healthy

It turns out there are some 'healthy' habits that, I don't really do anyways, aren't healthy for you!  This means that my bad habits make me healthier!  It's always nice to know that I'm healthier than I think I am.  Basically I'm telling you to come home, sit down, don't brush your teeth or your pillowcase and don't do your chores!

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5 Things You Should and Shouldn’t Say in a Job Interview

If you’re great at networking, filling out online applications and following up, chances are, you’ve landed an interview or two. Good work. That’s not so easy these days. But your work isn’t over.

In fact, your work is just beginning. The interview is where your true job-getting skills will have to come out. In fact, compared to everything you did to get it, the interview is like doing open-heart and brain surgery while also teaching a child how to tie his shoes. Not the easiest thing in the world.

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Handy Chart to Help You Pair Wine With Food

Are you stumped when it comes to pairing a good wine with a carefully prepared meal? Worry no longer with this cleverly designed food pairing chart from WineFolly.com. It will help you make expert decisions like pairing a Merlot with chicken, Champagne with hard cheese and fish, and Pinot Grigio with roasted vegetables. 

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Seven Worst Things You Can Do To Your Car

If you're like most people and know next to nothing about cars, then this is for you!

The website CarMD.com surveyed a bunch of mechanics to find out what the most costly maintenance mistakes are.

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Need To Chop Some Firewood? This Is Amazing! [Video]

Apparently I have been chopping wood wrong all my life!  I feel Kind of stupid not knowing that this is one of the most efficient ways to chop wood.  Even if you rarely chop any wood you have to see this!

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How To Defend Yourself Against An Attacker [Video]

If you are attacked by someone you have to know how to defend yourself.  Your attacker might have a knife or a gun.  Watch the video and make sure you are good to go in case of an attack.  Or not....

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5 Helpful Tips to Avoid Catching the Flu

Unless you’ve been hiding out under the covers shivering, nursing a fever and clutching your achy bones, you probably know this has been a brutal flu season.

What you may not know is there are measures you can take to avoid the flu -- and most of them are pretty darned simple. So, what are they?

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How You Can Be a Better You In 2013

We all seem to be born with the idea that no matter who we are, or what station in life we’ve achieved, there is always the drive to do better.

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