What's up in September, fall forecast, birthstone and birth flowers

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Daily Newsletter for Sunday, September 1, 2019

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There are flowers enough in the summertime,
More flowers than I can remember—
But none with the purple, gold, and red
That dye the flowers of September!
–Mary Howitt (1799–1888)

 

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The Month of September 2020: Holidays, Fun Facts, Folklore
The Month of September 2020: Holidays, Fun Facts, Folklore

What happens in the month of September? It’s a little for everyone: the last days of summer and the first days of fall. See September holidays, advice, recipes, fun facts, and trivia below.
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September Birthstone: The Sapphire
September Birthstone: The Sapphire

September’s birthstone, the sapphire, was once thought to guard against evil and poisoning. Learn more about the brilliant-blue sapphire!
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Bright and Bold Umbrellas

These sturdy umbrellas come in several nature-inspired designs.

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September Birth Flowers
September Birth Flowers

In the late summer, as the air cools, there are still many beautiful flowers to enjoy and give. Learn about the two September birth flowers.
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Teal Dragonfly Purse Mirror

Dragonfly on the front, mirror on the back. Made of fine pewter in Vermont.

 

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Fall Weather Forecast 2020: October Brings a Treat for Halloween
Fall Weather Forecast 2020: October Brings a Treat for Halloween

As the days shorten and the leaves turn, we march on through autumn! Wondering what sort of weather the season will bring? Here’s a sneak peek at what to expect with our Almanac 2020 Fall Forecast.
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Crossbody Purses for Cell Phones by Chala

Top-seller! Available in different nature-inspired designs! Perfect size for carrying most cell phones, cash, ID, and a few credit cards. Very nicely made and features adjustable straps.

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Temperature Conversion: Celsius to Fahrenheit
Temperature Conversion: Celsius to Fahrenheit

Looking to change Fahrenheit to Celsius or Celsius to Fahrenheit? Use our simple Celsius to Fahrenheit Temperature Converter, our temperature conversion charts, or calculate C to F or F to C yourself using the conversion formulas.
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What's the best book for kids who are always bored?

Keep youngsters entertained for hours with fun facts, fascinating stories, and educational activities in The Old Farmer’s Almanac for Kids, Vol. 8! Whether your kiddos are reading on their own or you’re reading with them, The Almanac for Kids provides plenty of intriguing stories for anyone who’s a kid at heart!

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