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Scrabble Anyone?

June 28, 2008

If you think Scrabble is fabulous then try Scrabulous. It’s a free online version of Scrabble that you can play by yourself, by yourself against the computer, with a friend or against a whole community of others who are also online. They provide a set of rules, a dictionary, variations of the game, user profiles and game stats.

http://www.scrabulous.com/

FontStruct allows users to build, share and download fonts for free. The website provides all the tools you need and the fonts are designed from blocks, dots and other shapes. Once you design all 26 letters, you can download them to a PC or a MAC. You can also share your design with others and, of course, use the other font designs already on the site.

http://fontstruct.fontshop.com/

Help The Honey Bees

June 19, 2008

Häagen Dazs, the New Jersey ice cream maker, has put together a website that aims to help the honey bees. Honey bees are necessary for pollinating many fruit and nut trees–among other plants, which means those crops depend on a healthy honey bee population. Navigate the site and learn about the important role honey bees play and what you can do to help.

http://helpthehoneybees.com/

If you’re just starting a new job, and if you’re new to the job market in particular, here’s a website provided by Aetna and the Financial Planning Association that can help explain those inevitable health benefits issues. All About The Benefits was put together to help define the options so you can determine what the best choices are.

http://www.allaboutthebenefits.com/

Non-Toxic Home Cleaning

June 13, 2008

The people from Eartheasy have provided information on cleaning solutions for many home-cleaning chores which are non-toxic substitutions for the ones commonly found in stores.

http://eartheasy.com/live_nontoxic_solutions.htm

Wedding Toasts

June 12, 2008

June is probably the most popular month for weddings–and therefore anniversaries too. If you have the pleasure of offering a toast at a wedding or want to say something pithy to your spouse on your anniversary, take a look at About.com’s “All About Wedding Toasts” site.

http://quotations.about.com/od/weddingtoasts/Wedding_Toasts_All_About_Wedding_Toasts.htm