Did you ever wish you could get a glimpse of what the surf at Ocean City, MD looks like or the Mucuripe Beach, in Fortaleza,
Brazil or maybe a look at the Penguin Pool at Central Park Zoo in New York? Here is a link to EarthCam, the biggest web cam site on the internet!
Want to get an aerial view of your locale or someone else's? Take a look here: Globe Explorer
Ever wonder about statements that are supposed to be true that just don't sound quite true? Something like "The cast
of TV's Green Acres ate Arnold Ziffel at the series' wrap party." or "The Texas legislature once passed a resolution honoring
the Boston Strangler."
How about an email that comes to you saying something like, "If you receive an email titled "It Takes Guts to Say 'Jesus'"
do NOT open it. It will erase everything on your hard drive."
Or how about those that tell you about a missing child, or tell you about a sick child who wants emails, or tell you
that the American Cancer Society will give XX¢ per email that is forwarded?
Ah, and the ones about Bill Gates giving away money, or Applebee's giving away gift certificates?
Here are three sites that may answer many of those questions for you:
Sometimes you get a Computer Virus warning that sounds like it might be 'for real'. If it is, you will be able to find
out all about it at one of two very reputable sites: V Myths
or Data Fellows
Are you pestered by the email version of the 'chain letter'? Pepsi or Victoria's Secret gift certificates? Cancer Foundation
contributing to a fund for a sick child? Bras Cause Breast Cancer? Here is another great site
at which to check out these things....Breakthechain.org
Following are some very interesting "age guages". In each case just put your birthdate into the box provided!
These sites are compliments of A Bear Named Boy™
Need to convert a weight from pounds to stones; or a temperature from Fahrenheit to Celcius? Check out this site! Science Made Simple
What time is it in the UK? In Australia? In China? In Los Angeles? Look here:
Really want to display the American flag, but you want to be sure to do it *RIGHT*?
Have you been hunting and hunting for a special recipe? Here are a few sites we like to use:
The Cook's Thesaurus
is a cooking encyclopedia that covers thousands of ingredients and kitchen tools. Entries include pictures, descriptions,
synonyms, pronunciations, and suggested substitutions.
Need a household hint about...
home remedies for ailments
For news about the latest & greatest Messenger services and answers to your questions about them check out this site.
Do you find yourself wishing you had a great big "Computer Dictionary" at your disposal? Well, check this one out! It
is a dictitionary / thesaurus / encyclopedia and much more!
For some of the best computer related hints/tips/advice *and* a great shopping site for all sorts of compter software
and gadgets at great prices visit World Start
These sites allow direct linking to them. In other words, you can copy and paste the graphics directly
into your posts.
These sites do not allow direct linking. You will have to save the graphics to a linkable site such as Photo Bucket
to use them in a post.
There are sites too where other folks design graphics that you can "snag" and use. These too require that the graphic
be downloaded and saved to a place such as PhotoBucket for use.
Here are some 'fun' sites for all things Ladybug:
Things to share with the little ones in your life.
The Catalog Site
Leave the words 'All Products' showing and key in 'Ladybugs' in the window next to it...lots of great shopping
A site where you will find many other links to Ladybug stuff.