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Raging Waves Waterpark

Can I tell you how much I love having a waterpark in my backyard? (Ok, not quite in my backyard -- it's an hour away. I'll take an hour drive to Yorkville, IL vs. Wisconsin Dells which takes us close to 5 hours). Raging Waves is 45 acres of pure fun! You literally can spend the entire day at Raging Waves. We found the prices very reasonable. Parking was free (unless you park close, and then it is $7). The food prices were cheaper than we … Continue Reading...

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The reviewer has been compensated in the form of a Best Buy Gift Card and/or received the product/service at a reduced price or for free. As I am getting ready to head to the gym, it is helpful to remember that there are tools to there to help you with monitoring your health and your fitness. Jawbone totally fits that bill. Best of all, this fitness monitor is … Continue Reading...

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