Election Day, why we vote on a Tuesday, fall veggie garden cleanup, leaf mold

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Daily Newsletter for Tuesday, November 5, 2019

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No shade, no shine, no butterflies, no bees,
No fruits, no flowers, no leaves, no birds,
November
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–Thomas Hood (1799–1845)

 
The 2020 Old Farmer's Almanac Gardening Calendar
 
When Is Election Day 2020?
Election Day Facts & Trivia

When Is Election Day 2020?
In 2020, Election Day occurs on Tuesday, November 3. Are you registered to vote? Which states have made Election Day a holiday? When were women granted the right to vote? Here’s a brief history of this day—plus, some common questions and answers, trivia, and voting resources.

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Why Do We Vote on a Tuesday?
Why We Vote on Tuesdays

Why Do We Vote on a Tuesday?
Ever wondered why Americans vote on a Tuesday? The practice goes back to a time when Tuesday was the most convenient day and thought to encourage the highest turnout! Read on … 

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Making Leaf Mold

How to Make Leaf Mold
Fallen leaves can be time-consuming to deal with, so don’t waste all that hard work by throwing them out. Use them to make precious leaf mold instead.

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Fall Vegetable Garden Cleanup: 11 Tasks to Do Now
Veggie Garden Cleanup

Fall Vegetable Garden Cleanup: 11 Tasks to Do Now
Let’s make our fall vegetable garden cleanup easier! Here are 11 tasks to do in autumn before the weather gets uncomfortably cold. Tidying up your garden prevents problems later and means less work in the cold springtime.

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These sturdy umbrellas come in several nature-inspired designs.

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Pumpkin Streusel Bars
Pumpkin Streusel Bars

Pumpkin Streusel Bars

Pumpkin pie meets cookie bars in these delectable Pumpkin Streusel Bars!

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