• Reconsider Those Helium Balloons For Your Kids

    24 days ago - By Scary Mommy

    Since my kids were babies, we've filled our house with helium balloons for their birthdays. It's family tradition that my husband wakes up early on their special day, goes to the party store, and packs the car with a ridiculous amount of multi-colored balloons.
    This year, however, he came home empty-handed. Why? There's a shortage of helium in America these days. If you too have tried to buy helium balloons recently, you've probably noticed they're next to impossible to acquire.
    This isn't the first time there's been a helium shortage in America, according to The New York Times. In fact...
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