Weekly Roundup

Vampire Power Sucks offers tips on how to save money by stopping the power loss caused by electronic devices running in standby mode. They also offer a blog and an energy loss calculator so you can see for yourself how much power you are wasting and how much you could save annually by just taking a few simple steps.

If you like sandwiches you are going to want to check out the Sandwich Project, where at the time of this writing they have recipes for 3,692 sandwiches. If you aren’t sure what to make just type in the ingredients you have on hand in their sandwich search engine.

Blorge is a technology news site “covering general technology and science, Windows, Macintosh, iPhone and Touch, IPad, tablets, gaming, photography, and buying guides.”

Here is a good article about 5 things worth haggling over and why.

Visit Dead Fred to trace your roots using their searchable database of thousands of identified and mystery photos. Anyone who finds a photo of a direct ancestor that is owned by the archive will receive the photo for free.

Weekly Reminder – A reminder of a useful article you might have missed.
I wrote this post offering some tips on how to find seasonal work.

Make it a great weekend!


  1. I passed your sandwich project link onto the boys to counter that inevitable lunch prep chant,"there's nothing to eat". The site showed some great combos, using foods we already have. Thanks a bunch.

  2. The Sandwich Project is such a creative and useful blog idea! Thanks for drawing our attention to it!

  3. I bookmarked it for future use, too. I really like the sandwich search option.


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