Sunflowers, mercury retrograde, casserole

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Daily Newsletter for Thursday, March 22, 2018

daisies

Don't say that spring has come until you can put your foot on nine daisies

–unknown

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Mercury Retrograde Dates for 2021
Mercury Retrograde Dates for 2021

Mercury’s first period of retrograde motion in 2021 lasts from January 30 to February 20! According to the age-old practice of astrology, we are all influenced by the effect of Mercury in retrograde. What exactly does it mean for each of us, though? Read on to find out.
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Healing Stone Wind Chime - Jade

Precision-tuned to an ancient Chinese pentatonic (five-tone) scale that represents water, wood, fire, earth, and metal. 

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Sunflowers
Sunflowers

With bright blooms that go from mid-summer to early fall, sunflowers say “summer” like no other plant. Plus, 2021 has been designated the “Year of the Sunflower!” What better way to celebrate than growing some yourself? Our Sunflower Growing Guide covers everything from planting to...
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Cloud 9 Rectangular Pillow

Our charming cotton pillows are the perfect way to refresh a room for the new season!

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How to Make Your Own Seed-Starting Mix

Seed-starting mixes are essential for sowing many vegetables, herbs and flowers. But with so much to sow over the coming weeks and months, they can be expensive—unless you make your own. Here’s how!
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Bushel and a Peck Pillow

A rustic, double-sided pillow featuring a distressed “Love You A Bushel And A Peck / And A Hug Around The Neck” sentiments.

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Broccoli-Noodle Casserole
Broccoli-Noodle Casserole

Whether you are in the mood for a vegetarian main dish or just an extra-tasty side dish, this broccoli, noodle, and cheese recipe is sure to please.

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Farmhouse Couch Pillows

Choose from many different designs. Perfect for a country-themed home.

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Favorite Rhubarb Recipes
Favorite Rhubarb Recipes

Ready for rhubarb recipes? In pioneer days, rhubarb was literally called the “pie plant” (for obvious reasons). The tart flavor bakes nicely into pies, crumbles, breads, and cakes, and also adds a tangy flavor to savory dishes. You can also try making a rhubarb julep! See 15 ways...
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Bright and Bold Umbrellas

These sturdy umbrellas come in several nature-inspired designs.

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