Apple cider vinegar, avoid bulb problems, indoor herbs

This is an archived issue of our Almanac.com Companion email newsletter.

Daily Newsletter for Monday, September 10, 2018

woodlot

September strews the woodlot o'er
With many a brilliant color;
The world is brighter than before,
Why should our hearts be duller?

–Thomas W. Parsons (1819–92)

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Flower Bulb Problems and Solutions
Flower Bulb Problems and Solutions

Wondering why your garden bulbs didn’t flower? Or, perhaps why your tulips are not coming up? See 20 tips on avoiding bulb problems, plus planting bulbs properly so that they bloom return year after year, delighting us with color in spring and summer!
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How to Make Fire Cider to Boost Health
How to Make Fire Cider to Boost Health

Fire cider is a traditional folk recipe made with herbs stewed in apple cider vinegar. It’s a potent tonic that’s been used generations as a remedy to ward off sickness and boost health. See how to make fire cider!
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