March

Women's History Month

Test Your Women's History I.Q.
Try to identify fifteen women by their achievements.

The Story of National Women's History Month
Find out how and why it started and what it means.

10 Historic Trailblazers
Get facts on these women who made history.

National Women's History Project
Forum for women's history information, resources, activities and programming ideas, with particular emphasis on teaching women's history.

Gale Group - Women's History
Scholastic reference site features a look at women's history, including biographies, a time line, a quiz and other educational activities.

National Nutrition Month

Parent's Place
Internet newsletter on healthy eating for families.

Nutrition and Healthy Eating
News, chat and more on nutritional health.

Nutritiously Gourmet
Recipes and advice from a registered dietician.

Diet and Nutrition Headlines
Get the latest news from MSNBC.

Find Dieticians Near You
Check local listings with MSN Yellow Pages.

Food and Nutrition Topics From A to Z
Find links to information regarding food and nutrition as it affects teens, diabetes, AIDS, eating disorders, fitness, legislation, and more.

Tufts University Nutrition Navigator
Contains a guide to the Internet's nutrition sites such as those for health professionals, educators, kids, women and special diets.

American Society for Nutritional Sciences
Research society aims to improve the quality of life through diet.
Read about its publications or learn about membership guidelines.

MSN Encarta - Human Nutrition
Describes the various minerals and vitamins that come from certain foods,
the classification of food groups, and the idea of a balanced diet.

Food - IFIC
International Food Information Council provides advice and general information
on food and food safety for parents and consumers.

American Dietetic Association
FAQs, listings of dietary practice groups,
information on professional meetings, and nutritional resources.

The Mining Co.: Nutrition
An index of Internet nutrition sites.

USDA - Educational Resource Page
Find links to the US Department of Agriculture's various services,
including Food and Nutrition, Forest, and Natural Resources Conservation.

St. Patrick's Day

St. Patrick's Day -- Customs and History

BillyBear4Kids - Happy St. Patrick's Day

A Wee Bit O' Fun

Lucky Leprechaun's Lane

St Patrick's Day Guide
Offers electronic cards, a history of the holiday,
and a collection of recipes. Includes a gift shop and related links.

Patty's Potpourri -- St. Patrick's Day
Some history and additional links.

St. Patrick's Day Customs
Explains the traditions and customs of 17th March. With links to greeting cards, Irish toasts, Irish history, and a screensaver.

Marvelicious St. Patrick's Day Page
Brief overview furnishes a recipe for Irish coffee
and dancing leprechaun icons.

Irish Times - St. Patrick's Festival
Newspaper presents a global guide to St. Pat's celebrations.
Visitors can register and tell the world their plans.

 

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