Gardening by the Moon, dog age, caramel tart

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Daily Newsletter for Monday, January 29, 2018

ode to socks

Maru Mori brought me
a pair
of socks
which she knitted herself
with her sheepherder’s hands,
two socks as soft
as rabbits
.

–Pablo Neruda, Ode to My Socks (1904–73)

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Why Are Wedding Dresses White?
Why Are Wedding Dresses White?

Why are wedding dresses white? What are the meanings behind wedding dress colors? Learn about the history of wedding dresses and how the white wedding dress became so popular.
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Moon Shiners Sun-Powered Mason Jar Lids

$4.00 OFF, BESTSELLER Light up your walkway, driveway, or patio. Display your favorite treasures with illumination.

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Caramel Turtle Tart
Caramel Turtle Tart

This easy tart, inspired by turtle candies, combines caramel, pecans, and chocolate for a rich filling.

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Horse Wooden Night Light

Fantastic detail and craftsmanship are the hallmarks of this three-sided light. Casts a warm glow, too.

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Dog Age Chart: Dog Years to Human Years
Dog Age Chart: Dog Years to Human Years

How old is your dog in human years? We used to simply multiply a dog’s age by seven. However, this calculation isn’t so cut-and-dried. See our dog age calculator and chart to discover your dog’s age.
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USA Cutting Board

Crafted from naturally grown bamboo. It’s knife-friendly and durable. Great for chopping and serving.

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