April flowers, May weather, diamonds, planting spinach

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Daily Newsletter for Monday, April 1, 2019


The wild and windy March once more
Has shut his gates of sleet,
And given us back the April-time,
So fickle and so sweet
–Alice Cary (1820–71)

Monday, April 1, 2019
91st day of the year

Gordon Jump (actor) was born on this day in 1932.
Dan Robbins (artist who created paint-by-numbers pictures) died on this day in 2019.

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April Holidays & Fun Facts

The Month of April 2019: Holidays, Fun Facts, Folklore
April 2019 is the first full month of spring! We hope that your sky is bright and clear and your grass is growing green. In celebration, check out the month’s holidays, recipes, gardening tips, folklore, and a quiz!


How To Fix Aging Skin (Do This Every Day)

Dr. John Layke and Dr. Payman Danielpour put together a presentation revealing a 2-minute home method to restore youthful skin…Watch It Here >>
April Birth Flowers

April Birth Flowers
By April, spring’s in full swing, and these birth month flowers are ready to express its happy plans and intrigues.  
Vermont Weather Station

Measures temperature and humidity with an easy-to-read scale. Available in both brass and copper. A handsome and practical addition to your kitchen window.
The Diamond's Meaning

April Birthstone: Color and Meaning
The April birthstone is the diamond. This gem is a symbol of everlasting love. Learn more about the hardest gemstone on Earth.
Bird Feeders

Many designs to choose from that are sure to attract lots of activity!
April and May Weather

Long-Range Weather Forecast
Since 1792, The Old Farmer’s Almanac has been known for its traditionally 80 percent–accurate forecasts.
Rooster Birdhouse

Functional art for your garden and feathered friends! 
Planting Spinach

Spinach, a super–cold-hardy leafy green, is a popular crop that can be planted in very early spring, as well as in fall and even winter in some areas.
Chef Aprons

Oodles of bright and beautiful designs to choose from!