Archive for June, 2009 is a new service that can help to keep your pantry, cleaning supplies, and toiletries stocked by reminding you when you need to purchase common household items, and then shipping them to you. After you create your free account, simply browse through the different “rooms” that have items you need to stock up on.  […] gives you an easy way to send yourself reminders, links you want to revisit, and even images right from your address bar.  You can have items sent to your email address or via text message.  Anything you want to send to your email or phone can be sent by simply adding before the […]

BabyLoggr… it makes me thing of a beer for babies (mmm… baby lager), but really it’s a useful app for helping new parents keep track of what their newborn is doing. When my children were new, we used a big chalkboard to keep track of their eating and sleeping habits, but we couldn’t track more […]

Amplify is a cool tool that lets you create clips that show what you are reading online.  You can either log in using OAuth on Twitter or you can create an Amplify account. You’ll then have to install the utility that will allow you to grab snippits of Web sites.  Now you are ready to […]

WiseStamp is a Firefox Add-on that helps you create a custom email signature filled with links to your other online presences, your IM usernames, and even your latest blog post.  As of now it works with AOL Mail, Hotmail, Gmail, and Yahoo! Mail. After you install it, you just need to set up your signature.  […]

If you are planning a large event where you need a customizable online invitation, there are lots of options out there.  However, if you are sending out a quick invite for a BBQ, or if you want to find out what your friends think of your new boyfriend, you might want to check out Yarp. […]

I was browsing KillerStartups and they mentioned a URL shortener called  Yes, there are plenty of URL shorteners out there, but what I like about this one is the bookmarklet that allows you to shorten the URL of a page you are one without leaving it. Just drag the bookmarklet link up to your […]

SuperMinder allows you to set reminders for anything you need to remember, and have them sent to your email or cell phone.  There are no extra bells and whistles – just set your reminder and get on with your day. In order to sign up, all you need to do is enter in your email […]

Thanks to a tip from KillerStartups I checked out the fitness Web site DailyBurn (formerly Gyminee). There are a great many Web sites available for people who are seeking help with their diet, and I’ve joined one or two of the pay services in the past.  Most of these services fail with me because their […]