Hi. I'm Jen Jacobs and first off, let me just tell you how thrilled I am to be doing the afternoons here on 98 Country. One of the "tour stops" of my radio career had me working in Hutchinson, about an hour south of St. Cloud and I used to listen to 98 all the time. Now I work here. It's surreal.
How to Stop Stress Before It Starts
It's Wednesday. Two days until Friday. Two days to get things done so you don't have to do them on the weekend. Then there's all the stuff you have to do on the weekend and if you don't finish what you need to finish by Friday you have to do it on the weekend in between practice,…
Are Generics Just As Good?
As we tighten our belts once again, one place we can always try and save money is at the grocery store, so I wondered; are generics just as good as the national brand? The answer may surprise you.
Do These Diet “Tips” Actually Prevent You From Losing Weight?
The cover of every magazine, every talk show and tons of websites talk about it: Losing weight. We've all tried it at one time or another. Some of us have found great success with whatever it was we tried, but some people (myself included) yo yo and some just can't seem to lose it no matter how hard…
How to Erase Skin Damage
Weekends in the summer are so fun and we pack so much life into our weekends, and many times we don't always make the effort to slap on sunscreen so at the end of the summer, we have dark spots and sun damage and before we know it, we look like Keith Richards. Here are a few ways to help repair…
What Are the Biggest Travel Rip Offs?
It costs a lot of money to travel these days and that makes me sad because I love traveling, but I found some of the biggest travel ripoffs and how to skirt them.
What Not to Say to Someone Getting Divorced
I have three sets of couples in my life that are either in the process of getting divorced, on the brink of divorce and someone else who split with their partner of 15 plus years. It was sad in one instance, amicable in another and a bit acrimonious in the other. With so many different situations, w…
What to Look for When Hiring a Babysitter
Here's what to look for when you're hiring a babysitter.
Habits of Naturally Slim People
Have you ever overheard people talking about how they do eat and never work out and you want to slug them in their toned stomach? Well, sometimes, aside from good genes and eating habits, there are some habits they have that you can easily work into your routine.
Relationship Lessons From Football
Now that the football season is here, there's college ball on Saturdays, professional football Sunday afternoon, Sunday night, Monday night and later in the season Thursday nights. While we are surrounded by men in tight pants, there are a few things we can take away from the games and apply to…
How Many Calories Is That Exercise Burning?
Have you ever been sweating through a strenuous workout and wondered just how many calories you were actually burning? Here are a few popular exercises and the average amount of calories we're burning.
Where to Sell Clothes You Don’t Wear
With the changing of the season comes the changing of the wardrobe. If you're cleaning out your closet and want to make some money in the process, here are a few ways to sell the clothes you're not wearing.
How to Make Back to School Week Less Stressful
It's back to school week and getting back in to the rhythm of the school year can be stressful for you and the kids, so here are a few ways to make this week less stressful.