Fall begins!, autumn equinox, savor fall recipes

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Daily Newsletter for Friday, September 21, 2018

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Now the beautiful business of summer is over,
Earth wraps herself in a bright, leaf-patterned shawl.
The hives cement the prodigal juice of the clover
And spendthrift gold is hoarded in bin and stall

–Jean Starr Untermeyer (1886–1970)

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