Presidents' Day meaning, what is kimchi, doomsday

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Daily Newsletter for Monday, February 19, 2018

horses in snow country

Snow in the country—snow in the town,
Silently, silently sinking down;
Everywhere, everywhere fast-falling snow,
Dazzling the eyes with its crystalline glow

–Jennie E. Haight, Canadian poet

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Growing More in the Space You Have
Growing More in the Space You Have

Most gardeners want to grow more in the space they have. A more productive garden gives a bigger harvest with less time spent weeding.
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Bath Bomb Sets

Creates a luxurious bath or memorable gift! Choose from 4 relaxing scents.

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Presidents' Day 2021
Presidents' Day 2021

This year, Presidents’ Day is Monday, February 15! Which presidents do we celebrate on Presidents’ Day? And why do we commonly call it “Presidents’ Day” when the observed federal holiday is officially called “Washington’s Birthday”? Learn the history of this day—and the truth about a few George...
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Papillon Foaming Hand Soap Napkin Set

This convenient caddy includes a large bottle of premium foaming hand soap and a package of matching hostess napkins, making your counters both neat and beautiful for family and guests.

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Easy Kimchi
Easy Kimchi

Kimchi is a tasty fermented food similar to sauerkraut but made with Korean flavors (garlic, ginger, chili).

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Kitchen Clocks

Bold and colorful floral designs!

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How to Choose the Best Kitchen Knives to Buy
How to Choose the Best Kitchen Knives to Buy

What’s your best knife? Whether you’re slicing through a tomato, a potato, or a T-bone, good knives are the most important tool in the kitchen. A good knife will last through the next generation with proper care. See our tips on choosing a great knife.
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