Growing spinach, speedy chicken stir-fry, nail-biting

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Daily Newsletter for Monday, February 10, 2020

winter sunlight
There's a certain Slant of light,
Winter Afternoons –
That oppresses, like the Heft
Of Cathedral Tunes –
–Emily Dickinson (1830–86)

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The Old Farmer's Almanac Garden Planner
 
Spinach
Spinach

Spinach, a super–cold-hardy leafy green, is a popular crop that can be planted in very early spring, as well as in fall and even winter in some areas.
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4 Foods Causing You To Gain Weight

There are 4 foods that can hijack the chemicals in your brain. These foods can cause you to experience tiredness, memory loss, low energy, skin problems – and worst of all, they could be the reason why you are gaining weight. These foods can “rewire” your brain and cause you to crave fat, sugars, and carbs, even when your stomach is full. Fortunately, there is a method you can do right at home that can reverse these cravings. Watch Now >>

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Growing More in the Space You Have
Growing More in the Space You Have

Most gardeners want to grow more in the space they have. A more productive garden gives a bigger harvest with less time spent weeding.
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Crossbody Purses for Cell Phones by Chala

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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How Snow Disappears Without Melting
How Snow Disappears Without Melting

Ever noticed how snow will disappear without melting? Even in sub-freezing weather, the frost on your car or the snow bank will get smaller. How does this happen? It’s called sublimation. Bob explains …
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Playing Cards

Card decks featuring butterflies, baby animals, or the birds of North America!

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Nail Biting and Brittle Nail Remedies
Nail Biting and Brittle Nail Remedies

Take care of your hands and nails! Here are ways to deal with nail-biting habits and what to do when your nails are brittle. 
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Kitchen Clocks

Bold and colorful floral designs!

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