Easy perennials, simple baking (even without flour), hurricane forecast

This is an archived issue of our Almanac.com Companion email newsletter.

Daily Newsletter for Tuesday, April 7, 2020

bluebird

The bluebird knows it is April, and soars toward the Sun and sings.
–Eben Eugene Rexford (1848–1916)

Hear the sweet sound of the bluebird!

 
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Easy Perennial Flowers for Beginners to Plant
Easy Perennial Flowers

Easy Perennial Flowers for Beginners to Plant
Fall is a great time to plant perennials. See our list of easy, no-fuss perennials that are especially perfect for the beginner gardener, with an emphasis on native plants. Bring beautiful blooms to your garden—year after year!

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Feeling Old? Do This Once A Day And Watch What Happens

Researchers have found a new at home test that you can do right now in your seat that can help predict future health and longevity. It’s a very simple test and only take a couple minutes to do. Click Here To Find Out Now >>

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Feeling Old? Do This Once A Day And Watch What Happens
 
House-hunting with the Bluebird
Bluebird House Hunting

House-hunting with the Bluebird
On a sunny day in early spring, the male bluebird goes looking for the perfect nesting site. Instead of building a traditional nest, these plump little thrushes commonly find nest boxes as well as old woodpecker holes. Let’s go house-hunting with this most charismatic of thrushes.

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Shea Butter Balms

Creates a layer of “silk” on your skin that will last for hours even after you wash your hands.

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Shea Butter Balms
 
2020 Hurricane Season Forecast
2020 Hurricane Forecast Out!

2020 Hurricane Season Forecast
An “extremely active” hurricane season was predicted—and it broke records! See the latest on the historic 2020 hurricane season, including how the forecasts held up to reality. Also, find your common questions and answers about Earth’s most violent storms!

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Vern Ader's Weed Spinner

Finally, it’s fun and easy to weed!  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. Weeds don’t stand a chance!

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Vern Ader's Weed Spinner
 
What Is a Supermoon?
So, What is a Supermoon?

What Is a Supermoon?
What is a supermoon? We agree that it’s a catchy word—and anything that encourages us to explore the night sky is positive—but let’s also get our facts straight. Plus, find out how many supermoons will occur in 2021—and when to see the next supermoon!

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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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What's the best book for kids who are always bored?
 
Simple Baking Ideas: Even When Low on Flour
Simple Baking Tips and Recipes

Simple Baking Ideas: Even When Low on Flour
Baking has become such a popular pastime during this quarantine that some stores have run out of flour. With that in mind, let’s consider (1) some simple baking ideas that use less flour, (2) low-flour recipes, and (3) no-flour recipes. We’ve added new flourless recipes that are truly some of our...

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Vegetable Gardener’s Handbook eBook

All You Need to Know to Grow! After inspiring and instructing gardeners for 227 years, we have created a single “how to garden” reference eBook for your computer or tablet that includes all of our expertise.

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Vegetable Gardener’s Handbook eBook