When you want to load a webpage without the pix, the flash, the bells and whistles – here’s an extension from Google Chrome that turns off the distractions, so you get the text! Text mode – from the Chrome Web Store.
For those last minute holidays – a road trip can’t be beat! Forget the Interstates, and get onto the real roads.
And here’s a simple site that has everything you want to know about the numbered US highways and what there is to see.http://www.us-highways.com/
For those of us who love trivia — this little site’s a gem! Try it and see.
A fabulous look back through the baseball guides of yesteryear at the Library of Congress, online.http://memory.loc.gov/ammem/collections/spalding/
A fabulous look back through the baseball guides of yesteryear at the Library of Congress, online.http://thehouseofcards.com/
Say “The Boys of Summer” to a Brit – and that’s cricket. The much maligned, misunderstood great English game – beloved by many – but (at least in the good old US of A) understood by few!
Want to know how to play cards? Or baseball? Or even your favorite TV game show? Here’s a web site with all the ruleshttp://www.everyrule.com/
Surf’s up! Where and when!!
Whenever I check out this site, I wonder why I live in a state with no coast line!!http://www.surfline.com/home/index.cfm
Travel often means leaving your best four legged friend at home – well not necessarily. Seems that hotels are getting wise to the idea that we might not want to leave Fido behind:http://www.bringfido.com
What do you do if something untoward happens to your pet? A stroke? A heart attack? Stung by a bee or a wasp?
There’s a terrific app from the American Red Cross for both Android and iOS that’ll give you answers – and now, it’s free!https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.cube.arc.pfahttps://itunes.apple.com/us/app/pet-first-aid-by-american/id780415389?mt=8
How much time do you waste on line? On Facebook? YouTube? aimless surfing? Now you can track your surfing with Surfkollen!!http://surfkoll.se/http://surfkoll.se/
A small box on your pet’s collar monitors their vital statistics and has the potential to alert you if there are problems.http://www.petpace.com
Go on – take them with you! Fluffy and Fido love to travel and here’s where they’ll be welcome. !
You can even charter a private plane…. seriously …http://www.petfriendlytravel.com/
If you find you have to give up your pet, or you want to adopt – think of breed rescue. Most breeds have a rescue group who work tirelessly to find their dogs new homes. You’ll find them online via a search engine.
Fido, Rover, Caesar, Rex and Max — can you do better? How about a literary name like Bodger, Bronte or even Bilbo?
Or something from nature – Comet, or Cosmo, Cricket….?
Still no? Then the dog names database is for you!!!http://www.dog-names.us/
You may be tempted by those melting brown eyes, that fluffy kitten, those funny antics.
But if now isn’t the right time to adopt a pet – move on. A pet is for life, not a whim!http://www.petfinder.comhttp://www.adoptapet.com
Always wanted a cruise? Here’s how to find a great one and not break the bank.http://www.cruisemates.com
Then again, after seeing this, you might not want to take a cruise at all!! A documented website of horror stories from the high seas!!!!http://www.cruisebruise.com
Childhood games that don’t need computers, remote controls or keyboards!!http://www.streetplay.com/
A great portal for kids that safe, and full of really great links – Because kids don’t come with instructions!http://kinderstart.com/
Get help with your boisterous toddler! From a mom who knows!!!http://www.parentingtoddlers.com
Do you know the 10 things you CAN’T be asked in an interview? They’re not obvious and it’s worth checking these illegal questions out before you go!https://www.linkedin.com/today/post/article/20140403061420-64875646-job-interview-questions-you-shouldn-t-answer-or-ask