A First-Timer's Guide To AirbnbTips on getting you started on Airbnb and how to be a good guest during your stay
Ask An Expert: Overcoming First Day Of School JittersOvercoming first day jitters -- whether for kindergarten or a new school -- all starts with the parents, according to two counselors who weigh in on the subject.
5 Tips To Get Your Pet Ready For SummerHelp your pet enjoy the Summer by preparing them with these five tips.
Lawmakers Debate Bill To Cut Minimum Wage For Tipped EmployeesThe Minnesota House is debating a bill that could cut the minimum wage for some tipped employees.
House Passes Bill Allowing 'Wage Freeze' For Workers With TipsLawmakers worked late into the night Monday to pass a bill that would keep some Minnesota workers from getting a pay raise this summer. Just before midnight Monday, the Republican-led House passed legislation that let employees pay a minimum wage of $8 an hour to workers who get more than $4 per hour in tips.
GOP Restart Wage Debate With Talk Of TipsHouse Republicans are reigniting a debate over the minimum wage with a move to exempt some servers, bartenders and other tipped workers from future hikes. Legislators passed a law last year bumping the state's minimum wage up to $9.50 hourly by 2016.
St. Paul Café Bans Tipping, Raises WagesA St. Paul coffee shop has done away with tipping, and opted to pay their employees higher wages. "We decided as a rule, as a group, to just ban tipping outright," Kopplin's Café co-owner Andrew Kopplin said. He wanted to find a way to compensate his employees fairly, no matter what shift they worked.
Tips For Keeping Your Christmas Tree AliveChristmas is coming up fast, but if you're not careful, your trees may not make it. Dried out trees not only cause a mess and don't look as nice, they can be dangerous. So I got some tips on how to keep your tree alive as long as possible.
Get Movin' Monday: 5 Styling Tips For Your WardrobeA new season gives you an opportunity to make some changes, even spruce up the wardrobe you already have. But buying into every trend can be really expensive.
Mpls. Restaurant Group Raises Minimum WageA major Twin Cities restaurant group is raising the minimum wage for some of its employees higher than the new state law requires. The Blue Plate Restaurant Company owns eight popular spots, and will open a new restaurant at the State Fair Thursday. Starting Sept. 1, Blue Plate's non-tip workers will earn $9.69 an hour.
Lunds And Byerly's Tips For Grilling Click here for tips on grilling steaks and seafood from Lunds and Byerly’s Grocery stores.
How to Pass The Time While FishingTry out these tips from John Gierach, author of "All Fisherman Are Liars," the next time the fish just aren't biting.