Predicting frost, hummingbird nectar, veggies for small spaces and containers

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Daily Newsletter for Tuesday, April 2, 2019


April is here!
Blithest season of the year,

The little brook laughs as it leaps away;

The lambs are out on the hills at play
–Eben E. Rexford (1848–1916)

Tuesday, April 2, 2019
92nd day of the year

Clark Gregg (actor) was born on this day in 1962.
Jane Henson (co-creator of The Muppets) died on this day in 2013.

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Predicting Frost

How to Predict a Frost
Learn how to predict frost, differentiate between a light frost and a hard freeze, and protect your garden from frost with these tips!


Trio of Berry Goodness

Imagine succulent berries in glorious shades of red, purple and blue. They are ripe for the taking straight from your garden. Jung Seed’s luscious berries come in a wide variety that are exquisite for desserts, snacks and treats.
Veggies for Small Spaces

Kitchen Garden Plants: Vegetables for Containers and Small Spaces
Kitchen gardens—grown for eating and cooking—are often grown in smaller spaces and containers. So, keep an eye out for plants bred for small spaces! Here is a short list, including cherry tomatoes, Little Gem lettuce, peppers, eggplant, and more.


How To Fix Your Fatigue And Get More Energy

There are 3 so called “super foods” that might be draining your energy, making you fatigued, causing you to gain weight, and lowering your metabolism. Watch The Video.
Hummingbird Nectar

Attract Ruby-Throated Hummingbirds | How to Make Hummingbird Nectar
Who doesn’t love hummingbirds! Learn all about the beautiful ruby-throated hummingbird, how to attract hummingbirds to your garden, and how to make hummingbird nectar.
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.
German Pancake

German Pancakes

Treat yourself to some delightful German Pancakes for breakfast, lunch, or brunch.

Chef Aprons

Oodles of bright and beautiful designs to choose from!
April's Horoscope

Monthly Horoscope for April 2019
Here’s your monthly horoscope for April 2019.  Give yourself some extra time with whatever you are trying to achieve. Find out more from Almanac astrologer Celeste Longacre, who provides at-a-glance predictions for all 12 zodiac signs.
Bee Happy Dish Towel

Measures 28 inches square and made of cotton for easy care!