Breaking weather news, fall frost dates, Rosh Hashanah

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Daily Newsletter for Sunday, September 9, 2018

honeybee on clover

The pedigree of honey
Does not concern the bee;
A clover, any time, to him
Is aristocracy

–Emily Dickinson (1830–86)

Sunday, September 9, 2018
252nd day of the year


Adam Sandler (actor) was born on this day in 1966.
Burgess Meredith (actor) died on this day in 1997.


 
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Breaking News Weather Report

Breaking News Weather Report from The Old Farmer's Almanac
Winter is coming! And as sure as the Sun rises and sets, The Old Farmer’s Almanac is back with the official long-range predictions! American’s oldest and most popular almanac has released the 2018–2019 winter weather forecast. Here’s more information.
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Try the Weed Spinner!

All you need is a drill and weeds and their roots are gone in one quick spin! The action is fun, fast, and satisfying! What’s more, there’s no kneeling, bending, or getting your hands dirty. Expect your neighbors to get curious and want to try the Weed Spinner, too. This back-saving drill bit was invented by retired school teacher Vern Ader and we thank him. 
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Fall Frost Dates

Frost Dates Calculator
Just punch in your zip code or postal code for your frost dates!
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Christmas Aprons

These aprons are 100% cotton for easy care and have bold holiday prints. Impress your guests! Supplies are limited.
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Rosh Hashanah Begins

Rosh Hashanah 2019
Rosh Hashanah is the beginning of the year in the traditional Jewish calendar. Find out Rosh Hashanah dates for 2019 and beyond. Also, learn more about how Rosh Hashanah is celebrated—with many interesting traditions and symbolic foods!
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The 2020 Old Farmer's Almanac ☼ Collector's Edition

Special hardcover edition with new, useful, and entertaining matter! Also featuring astronomical tables, tides, holidays, eclipses, and weather forecasts for all 18 regions of the United States.
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Challah Recipe

Simona's Challah

Challah is the traditional Jewish Sabbath and Holiday bread. It is rich with eggs, slightly sweet, and a little spongy inside. 

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The 2020 Old Farmer's Almanac Everyday Calendar

Nicely illustrated page-a-day desk calendar that makes a great stocking stuffer! Start each day with a tidbit of Almanac fun: weather wisdom, quirky historical facts, useful hints, and time-tested proverbs.
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A Little Honey Heals!

Honey Health Benefits
Cuts, scrapes, scratches, burns, coughs, canker sores, heartburn, stomach upsets, diaper rash—mostly minor, but sometimes painful and always inconvenient—are common occurrences in most households. What to do? Some people reach for the honey!
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Love You a Bushel and a Peck Coffee Mugs

Large, double-sided, dishwasher-safe mugs. Choose from different fun designs! Handles work equally well for both left- and right-handed people. Each mug includes a generously-sized hole that allows coffee to pour out when the mug is tilted.
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