Love 3D? Check Out These Top Animated Movies Now Available for 3D TVs

April 21, 2011

As I’ve mentioned previously, I’m definitely on-board with the whole concept of watching 3D movies at home. (In fact, just 2 weeks ago, I bought the Disney’s new movie Tangled in 3D, even though I don’t have a 3D TV yet. (I talk about why in my post Reasons to Buy 3D Bluray Movies Now […]

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How to Avoid Getting Ripped Off on Sears Replacement Parts

April 2, 2011
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After about 6 months with my Kenmore Elite Refrigerator, it was time to replace the water filter. There were two indications that the time had come to replace the filter: 1. The ice cubes were starting to make the water my family was drinking taste like chlorine, and 2. the electronic indicator said so. Knowing […]

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Kick-Ass Movie Review — Will Watching This Movie Permanently Screw Your Kids Up?

March 30, 2011

Kick-Ass is rated R–and unlike some movies, it deserves its rating. As to whether watching it will permanently mess with your kids’ heads — I guess that depends on the kid, and how much they actually understand about what they’re seeing. Personally, I wouldn’t risk it. (Seriously.) Not until they’re at least 17. When it […]

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Diary of a Wimpy Kid, Book 3 – The Last Straw – Book Review and Summary

February 27, 2011
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In this third installment of The Diary of a Wimpy Kid series, Greg Heffley continues his wimpiness–which should come as no surprise to fans. But this time, Greg’s father starts to seriously ponder how he can un-wimpify his son. One thing that makes the Diary of a Wimpy Kid books so interesting is author Jeff […]

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Amazon Prime’s Newly Revealed “Secret” Benefit – How to Get Free Online Movies

February 22, 2011 offers a their Amazon Prime membership to help frequent shoppers save money on fast (2-day) shipping. Once they’ve signed up for Prime, shoppers receive free 2-day shipping on all eligible items on This free fast shipping on Amazon is particularly nice to have when the time nears for a gift-giving occasion such as […]

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6 Top Features of the Amazon Kindle – and Why They’re Cool

February 21, 2011

As I’ve mentioned before in previous posts, I have decided that the Amazon e-book reader–called the Kindle–is pretty awesome. And as Amazon’s top-selling product, it seems that the more book lovers and reading enthusiasts hear about the Kindle, the more they’re eager to try it out for themselves. The following are a few of the […]

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Top 6 Amazon Kindle eBooks and Magazines – Especially for Moms

February 14, 2011

Top Picks for Kindle eBooks 1. Stones into Schools: Promoting Peace with Education in Afghanistan and Pakistan – eBook This book is not only popular – it looks as though it could be quite interesting. This is the story of how the Central Asia Institute built schools in northern Afghanistan – and the frequently warm […]

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Kindle Apps for Free! – Another Reason I Decided the Amazon Kindle Is Awesome

February 13, 2011

In the first episode of Why I Decided the Amazon Kindle Is Awesome, I told you a bunch of places to get free downloadible books. Today, I’m going to show you how to get Kindle apps for free. Kindle’s free apps is one of the things that’s great about it. With them, any person can […]

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