Spooky sky, pumpkin pie, yard work

Daily Newsletter for Friday, October 27, 2017

silent in solitude

Be silent in that solitude,
Which is not loneliness—for then
The spirits of the dead, who stood
In life before thee, are again
In death around thee, and their will
Shall overshadow thee; be still
.

–Edgar Allan Poe (1809–49)

Friday, October 27, 2017
300th day of the year


Simon Le Bon (musician) was born on this day in 1958.
Betsy Drake (actress) died on this day in 2015.


 

Cummins: Stay Ahead of the Storm

 
Pumpkin Pie Winner

Blue Ribbon Pumpkin Pie

This recipe won a blue ribbon at the Goshen (Connecticut) Fair—thus the name. The pumpkin pie is nice and firm, not too custardy.

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Almanac 1792 Suncatcher

Each piece is individually pressed, resulting in subtle variations that reflect the handmade art of traditional glass-making. These are large honey amber suncatchers that measure over 4 inches across. Made in the USA from recycled bottles.
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$12.95
 
Classic Candy Apples

Candy Apples

Learn how to make classic candy apples with these easy steps. These colorful treats at a festive touch to any fall or Halloween gathering!

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Handcare Caddies

A silver-toned caddy holding luxurious foaming hand soap and rich lotion together in one place. Very elegant, very convenient. 
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$21.99
 
Eerie Night Sky

Spooky Sky: We Dare You to Go Out!
The Sun is setting earlier and earlier: It’s really dark. The leaves are dropping quickly now, so barren branches now tremble in the wind. And yes, even that wind is generally stronger during the cold months.
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Black and White Rooster Decor

Bring a bit of the rural countryside to your outdoor decor. Handcrafted thick-metal Black and White Rooster. Fine detail and embossed texture on the feathers, wattle, and comb is enhanced by the hand-painted finish. For your indoor or outdoor enjoyment.
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$37.99
 
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Yard Work in the Garden

Preparing Your Garden for Winter
It’s sometimes difficult to motivate yourself to garden when the growing season is over, but there are many reasons you should.
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The 2018 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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$10.99
 
Heads Up: Daylight Saving Time

When Is Daylight Saving Time 2018?
When does Daylight Saving Time 2018 begin and end? Find dates here—as well as the history of Daylight Saving Time, highlighting the seemingly endless debate about saving daylight and changing our clocks.
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Fluttering Butterfly Wind Chime

Made of durable cast iron that features an aged patina.
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$29.95