What's a wattle? Thanksgiving storms, perennial care

Daily Newsletter for Monday, November 20, 2017

pumpkin pie

Over the river and through the wood—   
Now grandmother’s cap I spy!        
Hurrah for the fun!        
Is the pudding done?   
Hurrah for the pumpkin-pie
!
–Lydia Maria Child (1802–80)

Monday, November 20, 2017
324th day of the year


Ming-Na (actress) was born on this day in 1963.
Robert Altman (director) died on this day in 2006.


 
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What's a Wattle?

Turkey Trivia
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Biggest Thanksgiving Storms

Historic Thanksgiving Storms
Some of our wildest weather has occurred around Thanksgiving! Here are 5 of the biggest Thanksgiving storms in history.
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Get Your Perennials Ready for Winter
Prepare your perennials for winter! Most perennials can be cut down after the first killing frost; others can add interest or help birds and beneficial insects during the winter months. See our tips.
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A Beautiful Top Crust

How to Make a Lattice Pie Crust
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Healthy Living

The Thanksgiving Meal Is Packed With Vitamins
When you think of Thanksgiving, what foods come to mind? Turkey? Sweet potatoes? Cranberries? Pumpkin? All of these colorful foods, in moderation, are not only delicious, but healthy and nutritious!
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