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Daily Newsletter for Wednesday, December 26, 2018
The short holiday day of talking by the fire,
floating on snowshoes among
ancient self-pollarded maples,
visiting, being visited, giving
a rain gauge, receiving red socks,
watching snow buntings nearly over
their heads in snow stab at spirtled bits
of sunflower seeds the chickadees
hold with their feet to a bough
and hack apart, scattering debris
like sloppy butchers, is over.
Boxing Day 2019: What is Boxing Day?
Boxing Day is celebrated on December 26! Why is it called Boxing Day? And what, if anything, does boxing have to do with it? Boxing Day, like a box, has many points of interest. Here is the short history of Boxing Day, some recipes, and more.
Free Garden Seed Catalogs and Plant Catalogs
Find a wonderful list of free garden seed catalogs! Other than being in the garden, there’s nothing better than paging through colorful pages of flowers and bulbs, vegetables, fruits, shrubs, and green growing things! We’ve even included direct links for quick ordering from their...