Monday, January 7, 2008

Bored Site List

A little while ago, I emailed many friends asking them for any website they knew of that could help me occupy my time while bored at work. My brother Seth recommended reading the Bible online only, which his good friend Will echoed, but here is the list of sites recommended from all sorts of people and a short description of the site. If you have sites to add, please email me and let me know!!

Miscellaneous: - you rate other people's pet. - stickman murder mystery game. - recipes, articles - all sorts of random time wasters - interesting collection of things 'found' - donate rice with your intelligence - ongoing community art project where people mail in their secrets anonymously on one side of a homemade postcard

Informational: - powered by amazon, this is like yahoo answers. Ask and answer questions on any topic you can think of - everythings on this site! - postings of web dealz and other random freebies/sales - some people enjoy looking at google satellite images - full of coupons, freebies, and sale news - Snopes is a searchable database of urban legends and myths, email hoaxes, computer virus warnings, and folklore. - thriftshopping secrets - coupon codes

Focused Group: - website targeted to married people (has great party planning tips) - all sorts of make up info - a must have for every movie lover

Food/Recipes: - recipes - recipes

Spiritual: - very "new age" but interesting and inspiring - Website based on wellness, in all forms. I mostly use them for their daily quotes. I love to start my day by opening my inbox and reading a short, simply sentence that's enlightening and uplifting. - prayer, not pancakes - the Bible

Regional: - jobs, restaurants, news, the works! Should be supplemented with the following website and - They don't have one for Cleveland, but they have many for other major cities and then and "everywhere" one. It's just cool new things for women -- food, shopping, culture, etc. An excellent and cute way for new small businesses to word-of-mouth. It's a pretty well known thing here (Chicago).

Humor: --this is a GREAT website for fun and kids allowed, though. (2 recommendations) - good for a laugh, nothing better than sarcastic, fake news - comic

Blogs: - Donna's blog with links to lots of other stuff - Beth's blog