Zinnias, berry iced tea, aphids, moonrise

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Daily Newsletter for Monday, May 14, 2018

spring bird

And I think if you listen closely
In the sweet, glad days of spring,
With the song of the brook, the breeze and the birds,
You can hear the flowers sing.
–Helen Isabel Moorhouse (b.1876)

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Moon Shiners
 
Zinnias
Zinnias

Zinnias are one of the easiest flowers to grow, as they grow quickly and bloom heavily. Zinnia flowers can create a massive burst of color in your garden, so consider trying them this year!
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The Old Farmer's Almanac Bottle Opener

Features a cast iron opener with a weathered patina!

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Aphids
Aphids

What are those little green bugs on your plants? They’re probably aphids! Here are our best tips on how to identify and control aphids in the garden.
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Bee Brand Tote

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

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When Will the Moon Rise Tonight?
When Will the Moon Rise Tonight?

Unlike the Sun, the Moon rises at all different times of the day and night. Enjoy our lunar puzzle to know when the Moon will rise!  Plus, find out why can we see the Moon during the day.
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Foaming Hand Soap

These luxurious and fragrant soaps contain shea butter and aloe vera for gentle moisturizing. Choose from many different scents while supplies last. Each comes in a good-looking, generously-sized bottle.

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Berry Iced Tea
Berry Iced Tea

Nothing beats this Berry Iced Tea on a hot, humid day. It’s the perfect way to quench your thirst during berry season. Feel free to experiment with different berries!

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Refrigerator Notepads

Perfect for recording grocery needs or tasks. Each pad features a positive message and a magnet for hanging up in a handy spot.

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Fascinating Hummingbird Facts
Fascinating Hummingbird Facts

Many hummingbirds are migrating! Learn some fun facts about hummingbirds as well as ways to attract these pollinators to your home or school garden. These tiny, truly remarkable creatures are all-American birds. Did you know hummers do not flap their wings? Enjoy these fascinating...
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Kitchen Clocks

Bold and colorful floral designs!

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