Bell peppers, 12 uses for mint leaves, dilly beans
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Daily Newsletter for Wednesday, August 21, 2019
The vegetable life does not content itself with casting from the flower or the tree a single seed, but it fills the air and earth with a prodigality of seeds, that, if thousands perish, thousands may plant themselves, that hundreds may come up, that tens may live to maturity, that, at least one may replace the parent.
How to Start a School Garden
When kids are back in school, it’s the perfect time to plan a school garden. Children who grow vegetables, eat vegetables. Here’s our advice on how to start a school garden—plus, a list of great garden plants.
How to Dry Flowers from the Garden
The heat of the summer season is perfect for air-drying flowers to brighten those gray days of fall and winter. Here’s how to dry flowers so that they look great—not just old!
Nicely illustrated page-a-day desk calendar that makes a great stocking stuffer! Start each day with a tidbit of Almanac fun: weather wisdom, quirky historical facts, useful hints, and time-tested proverbs.