Spider plants, Raynaud’s and cold fingers, Ethel's sugar cookies
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Daily Newsletter for Wednesday, December 4, 2019
Out yonder there was this huge world, which exists independently of us human beings and which stands before us like a great, eternal riddle, at least partially accessible to our inspection and thinking.
–Albert Einstein (1879–1955)
Marisa Tomei (actress) was born on this day in 1964. Besse Cooper (world’s oldest person at time of her death) died on this day in 2012.
Easy Spider Plants
Spider Plants Spider plants produce a rosette of long, thin, arched foliage that is solid green or variegated with white. These easy-to-grow houseplants look especially nice in a hanging basket and were a favorite in Victorian-era households. Here’s how to grow spider plants in your home!
Body aches lead to sleepless nights and make it hard to function throughout the day. That’s why choosing the right pain relief cream is a crucial step in managing your pain. Learn more about the cream that 2x Heavyweight World Champion George Forman relies on.
Natural Decorating for Christmas
Have you decked the halls? Consider your backyard and garden for a ready source of interesting greenery, berries, dried flower heads, and seedpods. See what nature has to offer…
Cold Fingers, Toes, and Nose? Watch for Cold Injuries
Many of us look forward to winter with its peaceful landscapes and fun in the snow. But winter also arrives with a raft of special health concerns, occasioned by dry air, less light, icy walks, and Jack Frost nipping at our nose (and fingers and toes). Most of these are easy to prevent or treat before they progress. It’s important to pay attention to the early signs of trouble.