NOT the Harvest Moon, birth flowers, classic crisp

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Daily Newsletter for Tuesday, September 5, 2017

woodlot forest

September strews the woodlot o'er
With many a brilliant color;
The world is brighter than before,
Why should our hearts be duller
?
–Thomas W. Parsons (1819–92)

 

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What Is the Harvest Moon?
What Is the Harvest Moon?

In 2020, the Harvest Moon rises on Thursday, October 1! The Moon will appear full for about three days around this time, from Wednesday morning through Saturday morning. Why does this phenomenon happen? Learn more—and shine on, Harvest Moon!
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Mason Jar Toothbrush Holder Lid

Turn any standard Mason jar into a toothbrush and toothpaste holder, or use it to hold other items around the craft room or kitchen. Aluminum lid is food safe, dishwasher safe, and will not rust. Jar and accessories are not included. This lid fits any standard Mason jar.

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Starting Herbs from Cuttings

Grow new herbs from cuttings easily and for free! Late summer is the perfect time to do this, although cuttings can be taken almost anytime.
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Metal Wind Spinners

Features a deep, colorful finish that pulses and glitters with sunshine and wind. The effect is mesmerizing!

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September Birth Flowers
September Birth Flowers

In the late summer, as the air cools, there are still many beautiful flowers to enjoy and give. Learn about the two September birth flowers.
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The 2020 Old Farmer's Almanac Country Calendar

Scenic photographs, country musings, fun facts, humor, and advice. Plus best days to fish, plant, set eggs, harvest crops, and cut hay.

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Oatmeal Apple Crisp
Oatmeal Apple Crisp

A delicious apple crisp that’s just perfect for the fall season. Good with blueberries, too! (Use one quart.)

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Moon Shiners Sun-Powered Mason Jar Lids

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