A guide on where and how to sell your stuff online

May 19, 2017

… major players, Amazon and eBay, have higher fees, but theyre also some of the most highly trafficked sites on the internet. If speed of sale is your goal, thesesites are the way to go. If youre trying to maximize your profit, you might take some more time to find a buyer on a smaller site. Amazon You can sell pretty much anything on Amazon, although selling in some specialized categoriesrequires Amazon approval and an upgraded selling plan. Amazon charges several kinds of fees on items sold, …


African American Family’s Home Burned In Suspected Hate Crime

May 17, 2017

… as a hate crime. The Rensselaer County Sheriffs Office and New York State Police are assisting Schodack police investigating the cause of the blaze. The Times Union reported the garage was not hooked up to electricity. This family has lived in this neighborhood for years, Belardo said. Everyone gets along with one another and theyre all friends, Salzer said. So thats another reason why this is so very disturbing. Schodack Police Department Belardo said hate crimes are uncommon in …


From one mom to another: Mothers and daughters talk parenting

May 13, 2017

… For Casey and her mom Barbara, sunflowers have become a symbol of love within their family: for celebrations, for tough times, for new jobs. Whether its a fresh bouquet or even a magnet shaped like the flower, these blooms have become a common theme. theyre the happy flower, Barbara says. I can send flowers to my parents in Florida and not put a card on it and they will know. Thats our flower. We spoke to this mother and daughter about the joys of family. On becoming a mom: When youre a …


Meet the sex-positive YouTubers giving kids the sex talks they really need

May 8, 2017

… vlogging when he moved to London after two years of travel. YouTube gave him the chance to find a community in a new city. “After being frustrated at the lack of LGBT+ sex education available I decided to start using my platform to talk about it myself,” said Calum. “A sexual health charity reached out to me and asked me to come on-board as a member of their team. Ever since Ive been splitting my time between YouTube and the charity; theyre the best two jobs I could ask for and …


7 tips for parents who work from home

May 6, 2017

… breakfast, lunch, and dinner with my family, every day, at set times, and I work in between. My kids know I get off work at 5 pm each day, and that until 5 pm rolls around theyre not to disturb me. Since they know when Ill be done with work, it makes it easier for them to resist the temptation to enter the office during the rest of the day. 7. Start early After reading The Miracle Morning by Hal Elrod I began waking up at 4 am each morning. Since Im based in Asia I schedule interviews and calls …


Styx: We want to ‘bring together’ fans with different political views through tour

May 2, 2017

American rock band Styx is gearing up to embark on a new tour, and theyre on a mission to unite the country.  The Chicago-based group will heat things up this summer with the United We Rock tour, where theyll join Reo Speedwagon and special guest star Don Felder, formerly of the Eagles, to perform throughout the country, starting with Ridgefield, Washington on June 20th. The artists are hoping their upcoming performances will unite Americans to enjoy some feel-good tunes.  …


25 ways to save $250 a month that everyone is messing up

April 22, 2017

… because its on sale Weve all been guilty of this. We purchase items just because theyre on sale. But, do you really need that new pair of jeans just because theyre 15% off? Instead of spending your money on the things that you dont need just because theyre sale, make a note of the what you do need and then wait for them to go on sale.If youre like most people, this adds up to be over $250 a month. 6. Cooking at home Make no mistake about it. Cooking at home is definitely more affordable than …


‘Were close’ BBG Ventures President Susan Lyne on the future of women-led startups

April 20, 2017

… day. It was a wakeup call for me and we decided to buck the conventional wisdom and go after the next girl show. Out of that development season came Desperate Housewives, Greys Anatomy and The Bachelor. I went from ABC to Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia to Gilt.com, companies that delivered something unique to women and in the process built strong brands and loyal followings. Women make the final decision on 85% of all consumer purchases – and theyre increasingly the early adopter and …


A Look Back At 6 Seasons Of Perfect ‘Girls’ Quotes

April 17, 2017

… no to sh*t you hate. Hannah ** I have a job to do now. Im trying to focus. Im not here to fill up your life with f**king stories for your f**king Twitter. Adam Ill have a bunch of party pictures that I can post to Instagram. Because I know he checks it … He f**king checks it. Marnie ** theyre both white? Marnie By the way, TMI is such an outdated concept. Theres no such thing as too much information, this is the information age! Hannah ** Your voice is great. …


When Heroin Almost Took My Life, My Phone Saved It

April 11, 2017

… raise up the voices of others. The pages began to grow. People from all over the world found me. 5,000 followers turned into 50,000. Now, that number is over 200,000 people, combined across all three platforms. But its never been about the numbers. Each one of those followers has a face, a heartbeat. They are real to me. theyre people. theyre a mom in Connecticut who lost her child; an incarcerated recovering heroin addict in Richmond whos a peer leader in his cell, helping others find recovery; …


Dad Has Twin Girls Recreate Scenes From The Shining, Then Pranks People With Them

March 17, 2017

… them up in matching outfits. The girls didn’t really know what their dad was fussing about, but they were still up for fun. I jokingly taught them come and play with us not long ago, and now they do it around the house while holding hands and standing still, Martin said. theyre too young to leave them to spook people directly, but when weve had them do the pose then stood back and someones turned the corner, theyve gasped and gone a little green Oh god! he said. In case you’re …


31 April Fools Day Jokes For Teachers To Play At School

March 11, 2017

… their luck when they receive a lollipop but oh, the disappointment when theyre opened to reveal broccoli. 3. Doughnut Seeds Flickr / Austin Kirk Your students mouths will water as you present a huge Dunkin Donuts box. Then, open it to reveal an array of veggies and watch as they lose their minds. 5. Grapes Wrapped As Chocolate Eggs Flickr / Michael Bentley Students lovecomputer time during school, so give them a real scare with fake spilled milk on the keyboard. …