Halloween desserts, bringing outdoor plants in, Swiss chard

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Daily Newsletter for Tuesday, October 27, 2020

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The rusty leaves crunch and crackle,
Blue haze hangs from the dimmed sky,
The fields are matted with sun-tanned stalks —
Wind rushes by.

–Joan Mitchell (1925–92) 

 
Almanac Gardening Club
 
Halloween Recipes: 13 Treats and Desserts
Halloween Treats

Halloween Recipes: 13 Treats and Desserts
We’ve added some more classic Halloween treats to our collection! From peanut brittle to popcorn balls to candy apples, here are the traditional favorites from our archives—for the young and young at heart!

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Swiss Chard
Growing Swiss Chard

Swiss Chard
Swiss chard—or simply “chard”—is a member of the beet family that does well in both cool and warm temperatures. Here’s how to grow Swiss chard in your garden!

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How to Bring Outdoor Plants Indoors
Bringing Outdoor Plants In

How to Bring Outdoor Plants Indoors
When frost threatens, it’s time to move many of your outside plants indoors. Many tender bulbs, annuals, herbs, and tropical plants will only survive the winter inside. Here’s advice on which plants to bring indoors this fall and how to winterize plants and pots.

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Seasonal Crafts: Cornhusk Doll
Ever Made a Cornhusk Doll?

Seasonal Crafts: Cornhusk Doll
In the Colonial Era, people painted faces on cornhusk dolls and made them into toys. Here’s how to make your own!

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How To Live In Tune With The Seasons
Living With the Seasons

How To Live In Tune With The Seasons
Since many of us live by the clock today, it’s easy to forget that we live in a world of natural seasons and seasonal change. What if we were more in tune with the age-old rhythms of the seasons? There’s much research that shows we would live a healthier, happier, and more productive life. Here are...

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