Presidents' Day confusion, no-lie cherry pie, a low-maintenance garden

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Daily Newsletter for Sunday, February 16, 2020

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"Labor to keep alive in your breast that little spark of celestial fire called conscience.”
–George Washington (1732–99)

Sunday, February 16, 2020
Find out who was born today.



 
The Old Farmer's Almanac Garden Planner
 
Presidents' Day Confusion

Presidents' Day 2020
Presidents’ Day is Monday, February 17, 2020! Which presidents do we celebrate on Presidents’ Day? Learn the history of Presidents’ Day and why we celebrate!
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Vern Ader's Weed Spinner

Finally, it’s fun and easy to weed!  What’s more, dandelions don’t stand a chance!

The Weed Spinner is an innovative drill-driven weed removal bit that spins out weeds and their roots in one whirling motion.The action is fast and the result is very satisfying! What’s more, there’s no kneeling, bending, or getting your hands dirty.

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$16.99
 
When the Prez Disappeared

When the President Disappeared for 6 Days
In 1893, during his second term as president, Grover Cleveland mysteriously disappeared from the public’s eye for nearly a week. What happened? Here’s the story…
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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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$32.99
 
Did Weather Change History?

How Weather Changed History
Here are five big moments in history that were shaped and affected by the weather.
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Playing Cards

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

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$9.97-$24.95
 
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A Low-Maintenance Garden

How to Plan a Garden That's Low-Maintenance
Plan a garden that is truly easy to maintain. Here are 10 tips on a low-maintenance layout—including easy-care plant suggestions.
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Kitchen Clocks

Bold and colorful floral designs!

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$31.97
 
No-Lie Cherry Pie

No-Lie Cherry Pie

We know it’s just a myth that George Washington confessed to chopping down a cherry tree. But the story inspired our delicious No-Lie Cherry Pie recipe!

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Farmhouse Couch Pillows

Choose from many different designs. Perfect for a country-themed home.

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$21.95-$44.95