Welcome June, 2019 hurricane forecast, avocado quiche

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

Daily Newsletter for Sunday, June 2, 2019

fireflies

Now, from the thick grass, the fireflies
begin to rise:
up, then down, then up again:
lit on the ascending flight,
drifting simultaneously to the same height,
exactly like the bubbles in champagne
.
–Elizabeth Bishop (1911–79)

Sunday, June 2, 2019
153rd day of the year


 
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The Month of June 2019: Holidays, Fun Facts, Folklore
What’s happening in June 2019? June brings beautiful bouquets, delicious fruits and vegetables, and an urge to get out there and enjoy the sunshine. Check out June holidays, wacky times, gardening tips, and even a fun quiz!
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June Birthstone: Color and Meaning
June’s traditional birthstone is the pearl. With their natural beauty, pearls have been beloved for centuries. Learn more about the pearl, which is associated with purity, honesty, and calm.
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2019 Hurricane Forecast Out!

2019 Hurricane Season Forecast
Hurricane season officially began on June 1, 2019. Here’s this year’s hurricane forecastwith the expected number of storms and predicted probability of storms making landfall. Also, find your common questions and answers about Earth’s most violent storms!
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How to Water Vegetables for Better Taste
Improve the flavor of tomatoes and other vegetables just by the way you water your garden. Here’s how.
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Avocado Quiche

Avocado Quiche

Avocado is everywhere–and here you’ll find it in quiche! This effortless recipe for Avocado Quiche is perfect for brunch with friends and family.

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