Geraniums, crazy for daisies, tomato basil quiche

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

Daily Newsletter for Wednesday, August 26, 2020

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In its deep cup—grassy, cool—
Sleeps the little roadside pool;
Sleeps the butterfly on the weed,
Sleeps the drifted thistle-seed.
Like a great and blazing gem,
Basks the beetle on the stem.
Up and down the shining rays
Dancing midges weave their maze.

–Charlies G.D. Roberts (1860–1943)

 
Almanac Gardening Club
 
Geraniums
Growing Geraniums

Geraniums
Geraniums are a longtime favorite of gardeners. They are easy to grow, colorful, and emit a lovely scent. Here’s how to grow geraniums in your home and garden!

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Digestive Trick To Clean Your Bowels
 
Crazy for Daisies: Types of Colorful Daisies
Crazy for Daisies

Crazy for Daisies: Types of Colorful Daisies
Daisy-shaped flowers are the cheerful workhorse of the flower garden. Daisies remind of the sun and have an energizing effect on us. Since the daisy family, Asteraceae, is one of the largest plant families, there are more daisy-shaped flowers to choose from than any other shape! Let’s...

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Vegetable Gardener’s Handbook by The Old Farmer’s Almanac

Gardeners love it so much, we had to print more! Created for new gardeners, green thumbs, and old hands alike, The Old Farmer’s Almanac Vegetable Gardener’s Handbook is loaded with advice and inspiration to help plants—and growers—thrive.

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Fresh Tomato and Basil Quiche
Tomato and Basil Quiche

Fresh Tomato and Basil Quiche

Our fresh Tomato and Basil Quiche is a delicious taste of summer, especially when tomatoes and basil are at the peak of harvest and flavor!

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The 2021 Old Farmer's Almanac

America’s best-selling and oldest farmer’s almanac is also the most beloved: Its name makes people smile and its contents tickle funny bones. A reference book that reads like a magazine, The Old Farmer’s Almanac makes every day special throughout the year! Make an old farmer happy, order today!

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The 2021 Old Farmer's Almanac
 
When Pests Invade the Home
Pests in the House

When Pests Invade the Home
Every rural, suburban, or urban household runs into various problems with pests and critters—or, to use the broadest possible term: nature. Mice, rats, and squirrels are the “big three” mammals. Here’s a checklist of how to deal with pests before you act. 

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2021 Calendars
 
Surviving Power Outages During a Storm
Surviving Power Outages

Surviving Power Outages During a Storm
Summer months bring intense storm systems—and a season of power outages. Don’t wait for the next storm! Be in the know and be prepared.

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2021 Engagement Calendar

This popular week-at-a-glance planning calendar, now in its 26th year of production, provides plenty of space to jot down appointments, events, reminders, observations, and inspirations. Each day offers wit, wisdom, a quote, a proverb, or a bit of folklore. Each month’s opener features a month-at-a-glance planning calendar, full Moon name, fun facts and quotes, and more!

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