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Gleanings -  Objects or ideas that have been gathered or amassed over a period of time, especially when they form a collection or comprehensive whole.
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Following are discoveries I've gleaned during reference searches on the Internet. Enjoy!
No compensation received for these listing, except an occasional link exchange.

February 22, 2020

February 21, 2020

February 17, 2020

  • Free Traditional Catholic Books: a treasure trove of good, traditional Catholic books available for free or near-free. Below are links to valuable and timeless Catholic texts (including those written by great saints and Fathers and Doctors of the Church) that you can read and download for free.
  • The Official U.S. Time (NIST). The National Institute of Standards and Technology – Time and Frequency Division maintains the standard for frequency and time interval for the United States…An official website of the United States government – U.S. Dept. of Commerce.

February 6, 2020

  • Herb Substitution Ideas: Everything You Need to Know about Herb Substitutes. A list of herb substitution ideas available so that you know what you can use in place of the one you’re lacking at that last minute.
  • Organic Chemistry Video Lessons: Concept, example, and practice videos to guide you through the topics in your specific textbook.
  • The Traveler's Guide to Cybersecurity: Although you should always pay attention to your cybersecurity, when you travel for business, it is imperative to be even more vigilant about protecting your digital assets. When you are on the road, you are also responsible for safeguarding your organization’s property and information — and you’re slightly more vulnerable to cyberattacks.
  • Life-Changing Ways to Keep Kids Safe from the Dangers of the Digital World: This article is a great starting point to help you understand how to keep your kids safe online.
  • Ultimate Guide to Recycling in Your Home: Learn more about the dos and don’ts of recycling, how to decode recycling symbols, the process your used products go through and how to set up a home recycling system including printable labels to separate your glass, plastic, paper and metals.
    • Your Best Digs: Our goal is to provide detailed information about home products, along with our recommendations for the products that stand out as the best of the best.

February 5, 2020

February 4, 2020

January 27, 2020

January 20, 2020

  • A Homeowner's Guide to Composting: How Composting Works, Benefits of Composting, Do's and Don'ts for Backyard Composting, Build and Maintain a Compost Pile, Worm Composting, Other Gardening Resources.

January 17, 2020

  • Sunday of the Word of God, Motu Proprio Aperuit illis, Third Sunday in Ordinary Time (September 30, 2019): "This Sunday, Pope Francis wants to stimulate all Christians not just to place the Bible on the shelf as one of many books, perhaps filled with dust, but as an instrument that awakens our faith."
    • Sunday of the Word of God: United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) resources. Includes Catechetical Material, Ecumenical & Interreligious Material, Liturgical Material, Prayer Material, Spanish Resources.

January 16, 2020

  • The Ultimate Grilling Bible: A Comprehensive Guide To All Things "Grate" And Small. "When you’ve finished reading, you’ll be able to turn out impressive full-course meals using only your grill, your knowledge, prime ingredients, and a few handy tools."
  • How To Barbecue (Ultimate Guide): "When the BBQ technique is used on meat, the insides should remain tender and juicy while the exterior offers a charred, crispy texture. This contrast — and the resulting flavor — is what sets barbecue apart."

January 14, 2020

January 7, 2020

  • Protecting Yourself Against Identity Theft & Fraud: A Guide For Millennials (Totally Money). This resource will provide you with advice on how to safeguard against potential invasions of your personal information. From understanding how you could be targeted, to strengthening your security measures, let’s find out everything you should be doing to protect yourself against attack.

January 6, 2020

January 3, 2020

  • Chegg Prep Flashcards: Students can easily find, create, share and study flashcards for any subject — without a monthly subscription. Plus, a massive repository of 20M+ already-created-flashcards for students to study or use in their own flashcard decks.
  • Smart Answers to the Most Difficult Job Interview Questions. 12 of the most challenging and common interview questions and provided you with the answers you need to rock your next interview.
  • Guide to Alzheimer’s and Dementia: What You Need To Know, And What New Research Says?
  • Mazwai: Resource for free stock footage and moving images. All footage is hand-picked to ensure the highest level of quality, and because we source content through direct relationships with artists, you can be sure that all of our content is safe to use with simple licensing.
  • Videvo: Free Stock Video Footage: Thousands of free stock videos, motion graphics, music tracks and sound effects, all in one place. Most content is licensed under as Royalty-Free and our own Videvo Attribution License.
  • 17 Rules to Protect My Child Online – Internet Safety For Kids: More children than ever have access to the internet and online safety is incredibly important. We’ve compiled this useful guide with easy to follow advice for anyone concerned about internet safety for kids.
  • Outdoor Learning Center – The BBQ Depot: BBQ comparisons, repair guides, tips and reviews from our 60+ years of experience helping grillers have the Ultimate Grilling Experience!



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