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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What is Crop Rotation?

Crop Rotation: How to Rotate Your Vegetable Crops
Crop rotation is key to a successful vegetable garden after the first year. It’s important to grow vegetables in different areas of your garden each year to keep them healthy and combat pests! Learn about crop rotation in the video above.

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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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$7.95
Moon Shiners Sun-Powered Mason Jar Lids
 
Why Are Wedding Dresses White?
Why White for Weddings

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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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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$16.95
Horse Wooden Night Light
 
Caramel Turtle Tart
Caramel Turtle Tart Recipe

Caramel Turtle Tart

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

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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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$23.97
USA Cutting Board
 
Dog Age Chart: Dog Years to Human Years
Dog Age Converter

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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Solar-Powered Decorative Lighting

MOTHER’S DAY GIFT IDEA! By day, these are an artful addition to the garden. By night, they impress with a stunning display of color and light. Check out our large selection.

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$21.99-$44.99
Solar-Powered Decorative Lighting