Easter forecast, dyeing eggs, peonies

Daily Newsletter for Friday, April 7, 2017

April is here!
Blithest season of all the year,
The little brook laughs as it leaps away;
The lambs are out on the hills at play
–Eben E. Rexford (1848–1916)


Friday, April 7, 2017
97th day of the year

Tiki Barber (football player) was born on this day in 1975.
Mike Wallace (broadcast journalist) died on this day in 2012.

What the heck is a Garden Hod?
It was designed to harvest and wash vegetables and fruit easily, but it has hundreds of other uses, too!

old farmers almanac garden guide

Planting Peonies

The peony is outrageously beautiful in bloom in springtime—with lush foliage all summer long. Here’s how to grow peonies and get the best peony flowers in your garden.
Peony Serveware Bowl | Save 29%

Our generously sized melamine serveware bowl is perfect for salads and pasta and is beautiful when filled with a selection of fresh fruit. It is as stylish and substantial as porcelain—but much easier to maintain.
Easter Forecast! What's in Store?

Easter 2017 Weather Forecast (U.S. & Canada)
Easter weekend is fast approaching! Are you prepared? With our Easter 2017 weather forecast, you’ll know just what kind of outerwear is necessary for this year’s Easter egg hunt.
Rabbit and Leaf Bird Feeder | Save 17%

A whitewashed cast iron bunny holds a flat verdigris-color leaf for bird seed. 
Mercury is Retrograding

Mercury Retrograde Dates 2018
When is Mercury next in Retrograde? Here’s our Mercury Retrograde Calendar for 2018.  What does this mean and how does mercury retrograde affect you?
Healing Stone Wind Chimes

Enjoy the soothing sounds of wind chimes precision-tuned to complement the natural properties of their gemstones. Choose from turquoise or amethyst.  
Dyeing Eggs

How to Dye Easter Eggs Naturally
Here’s how to dye Easter eggs with spices, vegetables, and pantry ingredients in your kitchen! It’s fun and something different.
Fresh Eggs from Happy Chickens

Advertise your egg business or decorate your kitchen! Built for fun and built to last. These signs are fully waterproof, UV-resistant, and mounted on heavy-duty aluminum (think street sign durability). These modern, colorful, and fun farm signs are sure to liven up your coop, garden, kitchen, or mud room.
Easter Cake Recipe

The Best-Ever Carrot Cake

The Best-Ever Carrot Cake! We’ve personally tested this recipe–and it’s aptly named.

Lavender Rosemary Kitchen Towel

There’s nothing shy or demure about this kitchen towel! The bold print demands attention and deserves it. They’re made of woven natural cotton, so they’re as practical as they are impressive.