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Get paid $6000 a month to eat… junk food?

There’s a health food company that wants to pay you for eating junk food.  Seriously!  What’s the catch? First of all, it isn’t exactly junk food.  They’re looking for someone to eat a non-balanced ‘beige’ diet.  Stuff like chips, fries, pasta, rice, pizza, chicken, donuts, eggs, bread, and more. The peeps offering the money are…MORE

Meet our Tail of the Week!

  DARLING Look at that smile! This is Darling, a one-year-old cattle dog mix. She’s got that gorgeous coloring of a cattle dog, with a fun, friendly personality! And clearly, she has mastered smiling for the camera. FUN FACTS:  LIKES: to be outside! This girl loves running around the fenced in dog park at the…MORE

Grandparents: Spoiling Grandkids With Screen Time

As long as there have been Grandparents, they’ve always spoiled their Grandkids.  Staying up late, eating junk food, and now.. screen time! A new study by the Journal of Children and Media says when visiting grandma and grandpa, kids are spending almost HALF of their time staring at screens:  things like tablets, phones, TVs, computers,…MORE

Win tickets to Nashville: The Songwriters. Their Stories. The Symphony. !

Nashville: The Songwriters. Their Stories. The Symphony. is part of the Grand Rapids Symphony’s Picnic Pops this summer. It is a one-of-a-kind musical event that will feature music from iconic country artists including Carrie Underwood, Kenny Chesney, Chris Stapleton, Rascal Flatts and more! Their songs will be symphonically re-imagined. The show is August 2 at…MORE

A Unique Way to Quit Your Job

People leave jobs all the time.  Who says you can’t have some fun with it, right?  A guy named Sam quit his job in a call center by giving his boss a sympathy card.  The front of the card said “So Very Sorry For Your Loss”.  When you open the card, the man had written…MORE