I love the women's styles in clothing from the 20's-40's and both this site and this one offer vintage patterns for sale.
Aren't they wonderful? They make me think of old movies, and I love movies from this period. They range from dowdy to elegant.
There are also patterns for accessories. And the Blue Gardenia site also sells vintage jewelry.
This article gives some surprising results about how we praise kids. Well, certainly amazing in the sense of how drastic the difference is between the kinds of praise. Results show that praising children for effort yields remarkably better results than praising them for intelligence.
And this site is fun for kids (and adults) - Bembo's Alphabet. My favorites are C and D (for now, 'cause I haven't been through all of them).