Weed without chemicals, save seeds, Mercury retrograde ends
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Daily Newsletter for Sunday, August 19, 2018
The sun is set; the swallows are asleep;
The bats are flitting fast in the gray air;
The slow soft toads out of damp corners creep,
And evening's breath, wandering here and there
Over the quivering surface of the stream,
Wakes not one ripple from its summer dream.
–Percy Bysshe Shelley (1792–1822)
Lee Ann Womack (country musician) was born on this day in 1966. Tony Scott (director) died on this day in 2012.
Weed Without Chemicals
Keep Weeds Under Control (Without Weed Killers)
Dealing with weeds in the garden? Their often persistent nature can make for a truly frustrating experience. In this short video, we share our top tactics for keeping weeds under control in your vegetable garden—without resorting to chemical killers.
This is the hottest new item of 2018. The Triple Calla Lily garden ornament is available for preorder at HappyGardens.com! This item will ship out September 15th. Be sure not to miss out, as these lilies are sure to sell out! Receive 20% off your first order at Happy Gardens with the use of promo code “Happy20” at checkout!
Mercury Retrograde Dates for 2019
Mercury enters retrograde motion on October 31, 2019! (That’s right—Halloween!) Find out what that means for you and see when Mercury will be in retrograde motion for the rest of 2019. Plus, we’ll explain the meaning of Mercury Retrograde and how it may influence your life.