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Get the Glass

Friday, June 15th, 2007

Get the Glass

This is a wonderful Web site to share with your children or grandchildren! The game is not only very fun to play, but it’s very educational as well. Welcome to Get the Glass, a game where your job is to make your way to Fort Fridge and Get the Glass. This game requires a Flash player, so to get one, go here.

This is… Continue reading

Bridge

Friday, June 15th, 2007

Bridge

Welcome to the Bridge, a Web site devoted to giving teachers the best Ocean Science resources that are out there on the Internet. You will find all the featured sections in the middle of the page and the navigation in the left frame under Site Navigation.

Ocean Science Topics – Here you will find all sorts of ocean science topics nested in this menu tree. It really lets… Continue reading

Statue of Liberty

Friday, June 15th, 2007

Statue of Liberty

On this site, you can learn all about the Statue of Liberty. The Statue of Liberty has had a very interesting history since her dedication in 1886. Are you ready to learn more? I know I am!

About the Statue of Liberty – Here you will learn a little about the exhibits in the museum. It discusses the statue, her torch and it highlights the… Continue reading

Ingenious

Friday, June 8th, 2007

Ingenious

This site brings together both the written word and images to inspire you to think. If you’d like to learn more about the goals of the site, I suggest checking out the Who We Are link at the bottom of the page. The site is broken up into the following sections:

Read – Here you will find the written word. When I was there, the featured section was… Continue reading

Instructables

Friday, June 8th, 2007

Instructables

I have fallen in deep DIY love with this site. Here at Instructables, you will learn how to make a ton of amazing stuff. To get the most out of the site, I recommend signing up first. You can add your own instructables then, as well as, post comments and save your favorite projects for easy viewing access.

The categories are Art, Craft, Food, Home, Life, Not Liable… Continue reading

International Perfume Museum

Friday, June 8th, 2007

International Perfume Museum

To enter the International Perfume Museum, just click Enter. This will take you to the museum’s index page. You’ll notice that there are two navigation strips at the top and there’s a side menu. The top menu can be used for other museums, news, an FAQ page and more. I’m going to focus on the side menu though, because it is the menu for the… Continue reading

American Egg Board Recipes

Friday, June 8th, 2007

American Egg Board Recipes

There are some ingredients out there that are so versatile that you will find them in most forms of cooking. The egg happens to be one of them. So, are you ready to delve into these delicious egg recipes? Let’s go!

Not only are eggs versatile, it seems like everyone you meet likes their eggs differently. I, for example, will only eat my eggs hard… Continue reading

Bet the Farm

Friday, June 8th, 2007

Bet the Farm

Welcome to COSI of Columbus, Ohio’s farming exhibition. In Bet the Farm, you make all the farming decisions for a year and then you get to see how well your farm did. Notice that yellow book and the tabs on the side? They are Welcome, How to Play, Sponsors and Credits.

Welcome – This area explains what the project is about, as well as, what… Continue reading

Music Acoustics

Friday, June 1st, 2007

Music Acoustics

I grew up in house filled with music. My mom has always been part of a choir and I think all of us children have tried different musical instruments. So, when I found this site that linked music acoustics to physics, I was very intrigued! Navigation is simple. You’ll find all the links underneath the image of the woman playing the flute or you can always head… Continue reading

The Cute Project

Friday, June 1st, 2007

The Cute Project

Well, you know I love cute things, so when I found this site, I had to share it with you right away. Here at the Cute Project, you will find art, videos, photos and more, all devoted to cute things!

The first thing I did was register to be a Cutizen. It’s free and it allows you to keep track of your favorite postings on this… Continue reading

Eat Shrimp

Friday, June 1st, 2007

Eat Shrimp

One of my parents’ favorite summertime foods is shrimp. Since I was thinking of making them some sort of shrimp dish as a combined Mother’s Day/Father’s Day dinner, I started searching for good shrimp recipes.

Not only did I find great shrimp recipes, I found nutritional information, cooking tips and even a kid’s corner on this Web site!

Nutrition & Health – Here you can find some… Continue reading

FixYa

Friday, June 1st, 2007

FixYa

What do you do when you are frustrated by the lack of technical support from the manufacturer of a product you bought? Well, maybe you decided to create your own Web site and offer free tech support for consumer products to everyone. Maybe that’s not you, but that’s what the authors of this site have done. Here you will find free tech support for your cell phone, printer… Continue reading

Memorial Day

Friday, June 1st, 2007

Memorial Day

Memorial Day heralds the beginning of summer for a lot of families, as it is the first major holiday in the summer. It is a three day weekend and unfortunately, we often forget what we’re celebrating. Why do we celebrate Memorial Day? What is the holiday all about? Well, dating back as far as the Civil War, it has been a day that we, as a country… Continue reading

Rocket Science 101

Friday, May 25th, 2007

Rocket Science 101

Welcome to Rocket Science 10! This is where you can learn all about four rockets and how they are assembled. You will need a Flash player to view this site, which you can get here for free. You may have noticed the low bandwidth link at the bottom of the page. This will take you to a text only version of… Continue reading

Online Sudoku

Friday, May 25th, 2007

In 2005, the game Sudoku became an international craze. My mom is even hooked on playing it. What is it? Well, it is a game you can solve by using logic. “The objective is to fill a 9×9 grid so that each column, each row and each of the nine 3×3 boxes contains the digits from 1 to 9.” (That comes from Wikipedia). You

Housing Tracker

Friday, May 25th, 2007

Housing Tracker

Okay, I have to admit, I’ve gotten addicted to this housing show on HGTV called “My House is Worth What”? So, when I saw this site, it got my attention immediately. You’ll find the navigation links in the cream colored Navigation box. The sections are: Pricing and Inventory and Affordability.

Pricing and Inventory – Here you can see a listing of Home Asking Prices from all over… Continue reading

Answers

Friday, May 25th, 2007

Answers

Welcome to Answers.com, a Web site where you can find a ton of information on just about any topic. They call themselves “the world’s greatest encyclo-diction-alamanac-apieda.” I recommend watching the two minute tour first. It does require you to have a Flash player, but you can also download it as a movie. You can then watch it with your favorite movie player or use the default one… Continue reading

Vcarious

Friday, May 25th, 2007

Vcarious

This Web site puts a unique spin on travel guides. I recommend registering first, because then you can participate in the community, keep track of your travels, as well as, where you’d like to go.

All you need to do to register is provide your name, e-mail address, a username and a password. Both your name and your e-mail will be kept private. An activation e-mail will come… Continue reading

Rest and Recuperate Equine Care Society

Welcome to the site for the Rest and Recuperate Equine Care Society. What is it? Well, I’m glad you asked. It is a retirement home for animals located on Vancouver Island, BC.

They take in animals who are past their prime and let them live out their lives happily on their farm.

Navigation is simple. You will find it on the side menu… Continue reading

Cute Cat Video

Friday, May 18th, 2007

Cute Cat Video

Welcome to a site that is just filled to the brim with cute cat videos. Why am I bringing you this site? Well, I am an avid cat lover, but there is this amazing video of a cat doing the kind of tricks a dog would do and I just couldn’t wait to share it with everyone I know. (That one is the May 6th, 2007… Continue reading

Tic-Tac-Toe

Friday, May 18th, 2007

Tic-Tac-Toe

You may be thinking, “Oh, it’s just another game.” Well, you’d be wrong! Not only is it a game, but it’s a trivia quiz as well. In order to make your Xs, you have to answer the question for that square correctly.

The trivia spans the globe as well. You could be asked anything from, “Where was Mother Teresa born”? to “Who played Claire on 90210”? History… Continue reading

Shorpy

Friday, May 18th, 2007

Shorpy

I know it’s an unusual name for a Web site, but you are going to love what you find at Shorpy! It is “The 100 Year Photo Blog” and it gets its name from a boy who lived around the era of when these photos were taken. You’ll see photos from the dawn of time, all the way to the 1940s. That’s a pretty interesting concept, right?!

One… Continue reading

Tennis Game

Thursday, May 10th, 2007

Tennis Game

Do you like tennis? I loved going to tennis games when I was in high school and I always wanted to try playing. However, with not being very athletic, I never did. But now, I can play tennis to my heart’s content with this new Flash game!

If you don’t have a Flash player, you can get one here. That page will also tell… Continue reading

Trendiki

Thursday, May 10th, 2007

Trendiki

Welcome to Trendiki! It’s a fashion haven where you can not only rate clothing, accessories and shoes, but also share your choices with your friends. The best advice I have on getting started is to click the FAQ link, because not only does it explain what all you can do here, it will guide you through making your fashion lists, sharing them with your friends, rating items and… Continue reading

Send Space

Thursday, May 10th, 2007

Send Space

So, you like to share files with your friends and family, but aren’t sure where you can do it for free? Or, maybe you have a large file you don’t want to try and send through an e-mail, in fear that they won’t be able to get it in their Inbox. Either way, I have a solution for you.

Join Send Space for free and you can… Continue reading

Yankee Test

Thursday, May 10th, 2007

Yankee Test

The way we say things can be a huge indicator as to where we are from. The Yankee Test is a 20 question test that asks, “Are You a Yankee”? This is deciphered by how you answer the 20 questions.

The questions are multiple choice and ask you to select how you pronounce something or what you call something. I scored “35% Dixie, Definitely a Yankee”… Continue reading

Aircraft of the Smithsonian

Thursday, May 10th, 2007

Aircraft of the Smithsonian

On this Web site, you can browse through the 365 pieces of aircraft in the collection at the National Air and Space Museum. There are two ways you can search. You can search for a specific aircraft with the search engine or you can search using the alphabetical index.

With the alphabetical index, there are five pages organized from A to Z by the… Continue reading

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