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Daily Newsletter for Monday, February 26, 2018


Don't judge each day by the harvest you reap,
but by the seeds that you plant
– Robert Louis Stevenson (1850–94)

Monday, February 26, 2018
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10 Easy Veggies

10 Easy Vegetables to Grow From Seed
Most vegetables in the garden are easiest to plant from seed. In addition, growing from seed is less expensive, offers more variety, and has a higher success rate. Here are some of the easiest vegetables to grow from seed.
Spruce Soy Wax Candles

Makes a great gift! These eye-catching candles come in a beautiful gift box. 

Best Coneflowers

Coneflowers: 7 Best Echinacea Varieties
Coneflower, or Echinacea, is my favorite native American plant. This rugged pollinator magnet comes in so many colors, shapes, and sizes. Here are seven coneflower varieties that we have planted over the years with success.
Travel Umbrellas

Gorgeous and sturdy umbrellas!

Calculating Easter

When Is Easter 2020? | How the Easter Date is Determined
Easter 2020 will be observed on Sunday, April 12! Find out how the date of Easter is determined, why the date changes every year, and how the holiday relates to the first full Moon of spring.
Scented Room Sprays

Change the ambiance of a room in an instant with our lusciously fragrant room sprays!

Stop Leg Cramps

Leg Cramps at Night: Causes and Remedies
Eeow! Startled from a deep sleep, you suddenly come to with a shriek, as your calf, thigh, or maybe the arch of your foot contracts in violent pain. Commonly called a “Charley horse,” this is a common and painful occurrence. Discover what causes leg cramps at night, as well as how you can prevent and relieve them.
Lemon Basil Handcare Caddy

A silver-toned caddy holding our popular foaming hand soap and rich hand lotion together in one place, whether in the bath or the kitchen. Very elegant, very convenient. 

Funny Church Bloopers

Funny Church Bulletin Bloopers and More Humor
Ready for a smile? Here are 10 jokes including lots of funny church bulletin bloopers from The Old Farmer’s Almanac
Bee Brand Tote

One side of this cotton bag resembles a vintage seed sack and the other has busy bees.