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Music Monday: Tyrone Wells, the Yodeling Wonder

You’ve probably not heard an artist quite like Tyrone Wells, our Music Monday artist this week. This Spokane, Washington native may look rough-and-tough, but he’s got a smooth voice and creative songs that will absolutely melt your heart. Oh yeah, and he can yodel. We’re listening to “And the Birds Sing” from his 2010 release… ...

Tell Me Something Good: Pitchfork Potentials

It’s that time of year again. No I’m not talking about Daylight Saving Time, I’m talking about the initial lineup announcements for Pitchfork. They’ve already announced their three headliners (R. Kelly, Bjork, and Belle & Sebastian), and there are various sources reporting additional artists in this year’s lineup, including Angel Olsen, El-P, Chairlift, and Swans.… ...

Music Monday: "Le Carnaval Des Animaux" – Camille Saint-Saëns

This morning, why not start the week off by trying something different. We’re listening to “Le Carnaval des Animaux,” or “The Carnival of the Animals” by French composer Camille Saint-Saëns. This piece, composed in 1886 but not publicly performed until after his death in 1922, portrays a number of animals through a variety of instrumental… ...

Rockin' Recipes: Meatloaf with Garlic-Dill Mashed Potatoes

There’s nothing better than some hot-out-of-the-oven comfort food on a chilly, slushy winter day. We’ve got you covered with this recipe for easy meatloaf topped with garlic-dill mashed potatoes (and a side of candied carrots if you want to curb your sweet tooth!). Meatloaf: 1 pound ground beef 1/2 pound ground pork 1 egg 1/2… ...

Music Monday: Get Your Thrift Shop Fix

This morning we’re rocking out to “Thrift Shop” by Macklemore & Ryan Lewis (featuring Wanz). This rapper and producer duo has independently gained a large fan base, and recently recorded a promo video for the song “Wing$” that was featured as the intro for the 2013 NBA All-Star Game. They’re also currently holding a video… ...

Real Weddings: Andrea & Luke's Sweet 'n Sassy Wisconsin Wedding

Andrea Dunsirn and Luke Benrud were married last August and celebrated with an amazing reception at the North Shore Golf Club in Menasha, WI. Alliey from Sash and Bow managed the details of the day, Megan from Branching Out prettied things up, and Kim Thiel captured it all on camera. Here, the new Mrs. Benrud shares… ...