Twin Cities Staycation: Streak of 60’s in February!

Enjoying a Kansas City Winter . . . in Minneapolis What does it feel like when normally frigid February temps are instead in the 60’s? Not just once, but a couple days in a row!?! It’s like a collective mid-winter “staycation” for the metro area’s 3 million inhabitants. New Normal? Growing up, whenever my Kansas...
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Smaller Homes, Bigger Fridges?

Trends for 2010: SUV-sized Fridges Here’s an early 2010 housing and home style prediction: smaller homes and bigger . . . . refrigerators. Really. It’s got nothing to do with Americans being increasingly overweight (obviously true); average household size getting bigger (the opposite is true); or even Thanksgiving approaching (that’s just a seasonal blip). Rather,...
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