Recycle That Old TV
Apr08

Recycle That Old TV

Recycle That Old TV photo credit: courtney____ Many old TVs will no longer be used due to the required high definition programming for television. Before you trash your old TV set, there are several things to consider. Many municipalities have banned TVs from landfills because the old TV set contains up to eight pounds of lead, a poison that can cause nervous system damage. Lead is in your TV to protect you from radiation. When the TV...

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Our First Earth Day Giveaway
Mar30

Our First Earth Day Giveaway

If you read my recent post Are You too Lazy to Recycle?, you would know that becoming an earth-friendly individual is a new development in my life.  With each passing day, I am gradually reducing my carbon footprint.  I am eager to find new ways to preserve my little piece of the planet.  I am hoping that you are doing the same! In support of Earth Day, the staff at Parenting Help Me would like to offer you the opportunity to win one...

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StumbleUpon for Twitter Moms and Beginners part 2
Mar26

StumbleUpon for Twitter Moms and Beginners part 2

Stumbleupon for Twitter Moms and Beginners part 1 is here. If you stumbled here without reading part 1 yet go back and read it now. The first thing you can do at stumble is go to the homepage here And look at some of these recent stumblers.  Right click and open five or six of them in a new tab to see which ones are active and send them a friend request. Go to their profile page and open some of the things they’ve stumbled into...

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Drunk Driving Dad Not A Danger To Child
Mar25

Drunk Driving Dad Not A Danger To Child

According to Judge Daniel T. Balfour of Henrico County, VA, driving intoxicated with a child in the vehicle is not considered child endangerment. What the hay??? After an altercation with a patron at a local bar at 1:00 a.m., Raleigh Thomas Campbell drove away with his 9 year old son in the car. He was stopped by police and arrested at gunpoint. He was charged with child neglect, driving under the influence and refused to take a...

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StumbleUpon for Twitter Moms and Beginners
Mar25

StumbleUpon for Twitter Moms and Beginners

StumbleUpon is one of the best and easiest to use social distribution tools there is.  StumbleUpon community is a great channel to get viral exposure and people naturally talking amongst themselves about your cool stories and blog posts. In this 2 part tutorial I’ll give you an inside look at how to best use this tool and maximize the value you gain from it. And it’ll be fun too. To demonstrate and prove its power to you...

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Octuplets and Octomom Nadya Suleman
Mar24

Octuplets and Octomom Nadya Suleman

Octuplets and Octomom Nadya Suleman Octuplets – octomom Nadya Suleman (as she’s colorfully been dubbed by the media) has just brought home 2 more of her brood of 8 newbies today. And this after she fired the nurses from Angels in Waiting. Unbelievable. I was at the gym doing my best impersonation of Lance Armstrong (since I live in Austin) on the stationary bike when I see this story on the news. I never watch the news...

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