Veterans Day, all about owls, ringed planet

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Daily Newsletter for Wednesday, November 8, 2017

hoar frost on leaves

The hoar-frost gathered, o'er each leaf and spray
Weaving its filmy network; thin and bright
–Sarah Helen Whitman (1803–78)

Wednesday, November 8, 2017
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Why We Love Owls

Fascinating Facts About Owls
Henry David Thoreau once observed, “I rejoice that there are owls”—and we have to agree. Read on to learn all about a fascinating and formidable bird of prey: the owl!
Farmhouse Couch Pillows

Choose from many different designs. Perfect for a country-themed home.

The African Lily

Repotting Agapanthus (African Lily)
Several years ago, I was given a potted agapanthus or African lily. After waiting all summer for my agapanthus to bloom, I had to finally admit that maybe it was time to repot it.
Screaming Eagle Garden Stake

Features a bright and bold patriotic eagle that was made in the USA. Powder-coated metal for durability and rust resistance. 

Veterans Day

Veterans Day 2019
Veterans Day is observed every year on November 11. This year, the 11th day of the 11th month is a Monday. Learn the true meaning of Veterans Day and its important history—as well as 10 ways to show vets how you appreciate the sacrifices that they have made. 
Glass Sun Catchers

Lots of colors and designs to choose from!

Chicken and Dumplings!

Mother's Old-Fashioned Homemade Chicken and Dumplings

Shirley Wollard Woodlock of Texas learned to make chicken and dumplings while watching her mother, Jennie Wollard Nunn. “Hers were made to perfection,” recalls Shirley.

Butterfly Wall Art Set

Set of 3 indoor/outdoor wall art pieces. Made in the USA and powder-coated for maximum rust resistance. Each large butterfly features a deep reflective finish.