Cough remedies, overwinterize plants, sunset times

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Daily Newsletter for Thursday, October 19, 2017

leaves on branch

O hushed October morning mild,
Thy leaves have ripened to the fall;
Tomorrow’s wind, if it be wild,
Should waste them all
.

–Robert Frost (1874–1963)

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How to Overwinter Your Plants and Garden
How to Overwinter Your Plants and Garden
Learn how to properly overwinter your garden plants to keep them protected from snow, wind, and freezing temperatures. From herbs to geraniums to roses to tropical plants, we’ll help your plants survive the winter. They’ll thank you in the spring!
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Spruce Soy Wax Candles

Makes a great gift! These eye-catching candles come in a beautiful gift box. 

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Sunrise & Sunset Calculator
Sunrise & Sunset Calculator
Our sunrise and sunset calculator displays the Sun rise and set times for the U.S. and Canada. The tool will also show you the length of day, when dawn will break, and when darkness will descend.
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Mason Jar Lid - Star Lights | Save 40%

Use for centerpieces, holiday displays, mantels, accent lighting and more!

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How to Make a Fall Nut Wreath
How to Make a Fall Nut Wreath
It’s nut season so we created this natural nut wreath for our front door. Use any hard-shelled nuts you wish, even acorns from your own yard. (Don’t worry. There are PLENTY left for the squirrels.)  Here are directions on how to make this festive wreath.
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Kitchen Dish Towels

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Homemade Sauerkraut Step-by-Step
Homemade Sauerkraut Step-by-Step
It’s harvesttime. Cabbages are available at a deal. Few people know that in the early 1900’s, the biggest crop grown in this country was cabbages. That’s because they last a long time when put in a cool spot and they can be fermented into sauerkraut!
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Family Roots Wall Art

This brilliant and highly reflective 16-inch metal art piece was laser-cut from rugged steel and then powder-coated for rust resistance and durability. Handcrafted with a 7-step metallic deep color infusion process and features a unique swirl pattern that creates an additional layer of dimension and interest. 

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Home Remedies for Cough Relief
Home Remedies for Cough Relief
Coughs, while rarely serious, can be really annoying. Some of these natural remedies can provide great relief from a cough, especially when you’re having difficulty sleeping.
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