Weather lore, Earth Day, fruit trees

Daily Newsletter for Tuesday, April 18, 2017

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When April shall shrilly sound his horn,
On Earth there will be plenty of hay and corn
.

–proverb

Tuesday, April 18, 2017
108th day of the year


Conan O'Brien (talk show host) was born on this day in 1963.
Dick Clark (entertainer) died on this day in 2012.


 

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Do Animals Predict Weather?

Can Animals Predict Weather? Animal Proverbs
Observe animals and you’ll see that they, too, have their own ways of predicting weather. Here are some animal weather proverbs and prognostics.
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Ode to a Cow Almanac Wooden Sign

This poem was originally printed in The 1936 Old Farmer’s Almanac. Its inspirational advice is still relevant for today’s busy lifestyles.
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Growing Beans

Beans
Pole and bush beans (more commonly called green beans) are a tender vegetable and a great addition to any garden!
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Wooden Chickadee Thermometers

SAVE $7 (over 20% off) while supplies last! Made in the USA from a single slab of wood with a metal songbird topper. 
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How to Plant a Fruit Tree!

Planting Fruit Trees
Learn how to correctly plant apples, pears, plums, and fruit trees! Our video will show you when and how to plant bare-rooted trees successfully. 
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Dragonfly Wooden Night Lights

These highly intricate and detailed night lights were carved with a laser. The craftsmanship is outstanding. Each shade consists of 4 pieces of wood held together with interlocking finger joints. The best part is that the shade hides the bulb, even when viewed from the side. Made in the USA.
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Celebrate Earth Day

Earth Day 2018
On Earth Day, enjoy the tonic of fresh air, contact with the soil, and companionship with nature! Walk through the woods in search of emerging wildflowers and green moss. Go outside, no matter the weather!
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Tree of Life Light-Reflective Wall Art

Features intricately detailed roots, leaves, branches, and flowers over a backdrop of swirling wind. The finish is very deep and radiant.  
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Getting Motivated

How to Get Motivated | Tips for Self-Motivation
Lack of motivation can be a pervasive and debilitating problem, but do not despair—there are ways to get yourself motivated! Read on for a few tips on improving self-motivation.
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Clean Air Odor-Neutralizing Candle

Eliminates offending odors—doesn’t just mask them! The ingredients are a proprietary blend of essential and botanical oils in a GMO-free soy wax base with an unbleached hemp wick. 
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