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Photoshop Lady

Tuesday, August 26th, 2008

Photoshop Lady

Photoshop can be tricky to learn at first. There’s just so much you can do with it. So, of course, the Internet is swarming with tutorials. But now, you can look in one place for everything you need. The aim of Photoshop Lady is to collect all of the best free tutorials on the Web and store them in one place for easy access!

In order to… Continue reading

The Atlas of the Universe

Monday, August 25th, 2008

The Atlas of the Universe

Have you ever wondered what the universe looks like? The thought often crosses my mind when I’m out stargazing. This Web site gives you nine maps that help you see what the universe looks like. Cool, huh?!

Each map is approximately ten times the size of the previous one. You’ll start out at 12.5 light years from the sun and end up 14 billion… Continue reading

Caring Bridge

Friday, August 22nd, 2008

Caring Bridge

Welcome to Caring Bride, a Web site devoted to bringing families closer together during times of critical illness, treatment and recovery. They offer free Web space for anyone who’s going through a health crisis.

Head on over to the Our Service section and you’ll see all they have to offer. You can also watch a video while you’re there. I highly recommend the video, because it walks… Continue reading

Rather Be Shopping

Thursday, August 21st, 2008

Rather Be Shopping

Why pay full price if you don’t have to, right? With this Web site, you can now stay on top of coupons for all your favorite online stores. Not only does this site offer great coupons for many online shops, but after checking out the About Us section, you’ll find that they offer great customer service as well. If you have any problems using a coupon… Continue reading

Watermelon

Wednesday, August 20th, 2008

Watermelon

Watermelon is by far one of my favorite summer time foods! It’s only surpassed by my love affair with strawberries. They are, however, my favorite melon of all time. Here on the National Watermelon Promotion Board Web site, they want to let you know how healthy watermelon is and that it can be a year round delight. Eating watermelon all year round? I’m in, how about you?!

Now… Continue reading

FACEinHOLE

Tuesday, August 19th, 2008

FACEinHOLE

Welcome to FACEinHOLE, a fun Web site that lets you take pictures of yourself and apply them to different backdrops. This site reminds me of those cut out characters you always see at amusement parks, where you can put your face in the hole and have your picture taken. Good times!

All you need is a photo of yourself or the person you want to put in the… Continue reading

Safe Manuals

Monday, August 18th, 2008

Safe Manuals

Are you sick of looking for the manual every time you want to set the clock on your VCR or DVD player? Are you tired of looking for the manual to your printer to see exactly how to replace the ink cartridge? Have you lost the manual to your digital camera or microwave?

Well, have no fear, because Safe Manuals is here! With this Web site, you’ll… Continue reading

Mygazines

Friday, August 15th, 2008

Mygazines

Mygazines is a Web site that lets you browse, share and even archive your favorite magazine articles!

How does it work? Well, people upload their favorite magazines and then you read them! The best part for me was that I could read magazines without registering.

You do need to register if you want to archive or upload anything though. To do that, just click on the Sign Up… Continue reading

One Bag

Thursday, August 14th, 2008

One Bag

This Web site will teach you everything you need to know about traveling light! Not only does it give you the immediate benefit of not having to wait for your checked luggage at the airport, but it also saves you money and provides you with extra security.

On this site, you will learn three things: what to pack, what to pack it in and how to pack… Continue reading

The Official Web Site of the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games

It’s that time again. The Summer Olympics have started and they’re running from now until August 24, 2008!

On the left side of the page, you’ll find the navigation menu. Some of the sections you’ll see are: News, Schedule & Results, Athletes & Teams, Olympic Spirit, Photo Gallery and Fun Page, just to name a few.

In the center… Continue reading

Abbreviation

Tuesday, August 12th, 2008

Abbreviation

I know I have brought you Web sites before where abbreviations are defined. But this one is quite different! Not only does it give you the ability to search abbreviations (and acronyms) for businesses and organizations internationally, but it also connects you to a Web page if one exists.

For example, if you do a quick search for AAA, you’ll get 11 matches for it. Some of those… Continue reading

Big Dog’s Grammar

Monday, August 11th, 2008

Big Dog’s Grammar

I’ve been hunting for useful Web sites that will help me be successful in college this fall. And lucky for all of you, one of those is this grammar Web site!

Not only does it give you the bare bones of grammar you need to be successful, but it also includes self-tests you can take to test your grasp of the concepts, as well as, an… Continue reading

Free Games

Friday, August 8th, 2008

Free Games

This Web site offers free games you can download and print out! To begin, click on the Enter button and then click on the Agree button to agree to their terms and conditions. Once you’ve done all of that, you’re whisked away to a huge listing of different games you can play!

There are three main categories: Games, Activities and Quizzes. They are then divided into… Continue reading

Fumpr

Friday, August 8th, 2008

Fumpr

Do you need a free place to host your images? Want one that’s fast and reliable? How about one you don’t even have to register for? If all that sounds good to you, you’ve got to give Fumpr a try!

When you get to the main page, you have two options. You can start uploading your images or you can start with a tour.

The tour walks you… Continue reading

The Cook’s Thesaurus

Wednesday, August 6th, 2008

The Cook’s Thesaurus

This is a great Web site for anyone who loves to cook! You never know when you’re going to run out of something and need a food substitute for your recipe. With this site’s search engine, you can find a food sub fast and easy. Let’s check it out!

Not only does it have great food substitutions, but it also has information, pronunciations, pictures and more!… Continue reading

Ironic Sans Thsrs

Tuesday, August 5th, 2008

Ironic Sans Thsrs

I’m terrible at text messaging! I tend to write in complete sentences, without using numbers or abbreviations to express myself. That, without a doubt, is frustrating, especially when it comes to the 140 character length each text can have. I’ve also run into this problem when leaving comments on blogs and when using Twitter.

So, what’s a girl to do? Well, head on over to Ironic… Continue reading

Bicycle Tutor

Monday, August 4th, 2008

Bicycle Tutor

When I was growing up, I didn’t miss an opportunity to be out riding my bike. My dad took his time to teach me how to repair and take care of my bike, but if you never got a formal training, you can come to this Web site instead. It’s called Bicycle Tutor and it’s awesome!

On the main page, you’ll find 10 featured repair how-to videos… Continue reading

Pill Identifier

Friday, August 1st, 2008

Pill Identifier

Do you have loose medicine floating around? Worried about a pill you found in your teenager’s possession? Or, are you a big klutz like me and you accidentally dumped your daily pill holder? Well, now there’s an easy way to identify those pills!

The first thing I noticed about this Web site is they show you their Terms and Conditions right up front and they won’t… Continue reading

KuKu Klok

Thursday, July 31st, 2008

KuKu Klok

KuKu Klok is an online alarm designed to wake you up even if your Internet connection goes down. How cool is that?! Now, when I first got to this Web site, I wondered who would need an alarm clock online. Well, I quickly found an answer once I started using it. I need it!

I have started using this site everyday and sometimes even more than once… Continue reading

Screen-o-Meter

Wednesday, July 30th, 2008

Screen-o-Meter

I ran into a problem the other day. I needed to know how big an envelope was, but I couldn’t find a tape measure or a ruler to save my life. So, I started looking online for one and ran into this Web site!

Screen-o-Meter is a site that allows you to measure things online with your monitor’s screen. All you need to know is the size of… Continue reading

lyricsfly

Tuesday, July 29th, 2008

lyricsfly

I love to find lyrics to songs I like. I feel I can get a better understanding of the song or I can double check a lyric to make sure I heard it right. But the one thing I have always hated about lyric Web sites is all the pop ups you have to wade through. Well, not anymore. Now, there’s lyricsfly!

And as far as lyric sites… Continue reading

Write Rhymes

Sunday, July 27th, 2008

Write Rhymes

So, you need to find a rhyme for a word and you’re just not having any luck. Well, never fear, because Write Rhymes is here!

How does it work? You just type in the word you need a rhyme for, highlight it and then press the Alt key while you click on the highlighted word. That will then generate some rhymes for the word on the opposite… Continue reading

Stumble Audio

Friday, July 25th, 2008

Stumble Audio

I love discovering new music. I get so excited when I find a new artist I like and now, I have an even easier way to do so!

To save your preferences as you listen, you’ll need to register. It’s free and very easy to do. Just click on the JoinStumbleAudio link at the top of the page. Fill out the form and you’re good to go!… Continue reading

Do It Yourself

Thursday, July 24th, 2008

Do It Yourself

Ever since I was a little girl, I’ve always been a fan of home improvement projects and I always watched Bob Vila on This Old House. Now that I’m older and living in a handy man’s dream house, I’ve come to understand how important it is to be able to do things yourself.

On this Web site, not only can you find great Do It Yourself… Continue reading

Privnote

Wednesday, July 23rd, 2008

Privnote

This note will self-destruct in five seconds! No longer do the spies in movies get to be the only ones sending or receiving notes that self-destruct. Now, you can send notes that destroy themselves as soon as your recipient reads them. Let’s check this out!

It’s a three step process. Step one: write the note. Step two: send the link for the note to the person the note… Continue reading

SimplyNoise

Tuesday, July 22nd, 2008

White noise can serve many purposes, whether it’s soothing your migraines or helping you sleep. And here, you can experience white noise (and pink noise) for free!

How it works is you put your headphones on or turn up your speakers and slide the orb across the slider bar until you find a white noise zone that’s comfortable for you. To switch to pink noise, click on… Continue reading

99 Counters

Monday, July 21st, 2008

99 Counters

I’ve always loved the idea of Web counters, but it’s always been a grueling task to find one that was visually appealing, as well as, accurate. But not anymore. With 99 Counters, you can make your own counters, just the way you want them, all for free!

All you have to do to get started is register. Begin by clicking on the Sign Up button. All you… Continue reading

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