Veggies for dummies!, leap year, full Moon

Daily Newsletter for Wednesday, February 28, 2018

native bee

"Handle a book as a bee does a flower,
extract its sweetness but do not damage it."

–John Muir (1838–1914)

Wednesday, February 28, 2018
59th day of the year


John Turturro (actor) was born on this day in 1957.
Paul Harvey (radio broadcaster) died on this day in 2009.


 
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Veggies for Dummies!

Vegetable Gardening for Beginners
Our Vegetable Gardening Guide for beginners will help you to plan and grow your tastiest vegetables ever. Find out how much food you need to grow to feed a family, top 10 vegetables for a beginner, and more tips.
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Get Ready: Full Worm Moon

Full Moon for March 2019
In 2019, the full Moon of March rises on the same day as the vernal equinox—marking the start of spring! How fitting for what we call the “Full Worm Moon.” March also brings the final supermoon of 2019. Here’s all you need to know.
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The 2018 Old Farmer's Almanac Garden Guide

New from The Old Farmer’s Almanac, the 2018 Garden Guide will help you to grow greener, cleaner vegetables, fruit, herbs, flowers, even scent-amentals! 
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$4.99
 
When is Leap Year?

When is the Next Leap Year?
When is the next Leap Year? Find out when the next Leap Day will be and how to calculate Leap Years! Plus, we’ll explain why we have Leap Years and some fun folklore. 
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Spruce Soy Wax Candles

These large, eye-catching candles come in a printed glass container housed in a decorative gift box with a wooden ball top. 
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$21.99
 
Is Gut Health Important?

What Is the Microbiome: You Are What Your Bacteria Eat!
Trillions of bacteria live inside our body. There’s an entire ecosystem—or, microbiome—that we host! It turns out that these bacteria greatly influence our health—from obesity to allergies to our autoimmune system. What can we do to change our diet and lifestyle to improve our well-being?
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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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$19.99