Fascinating owls, bees' favorite flowers, neglected Moon

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Daily Newsletter for Wednesday, November 4, 2020

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No shade, no shine, no butterflies, no bees,
No fruits, no flowers, no leaves, no birds!—
November!

Thomas Hood (17991845)

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What's Your Favorite Moon Phase?
What's Your Favorite Moon Phase?
If you’ve spent many years observing the Moon, you’ll know all its phases. Perhaps you even have a favorite Moon phase—whether it’s the slim crescent or a fully-illuminated disk. But let’s focus on an upcoming Moon phase that’s least familiar yet most full of wonders. Can you guess what it is? 
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How To: "Reset" Your Metabolism

Digestion, Weight, Fatigue All Linked To 1 “Metabolic” Issue (Do This).

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In-Garden Composting
When you’re cutting back the yard and garden, make use of all that extra organic matter! Try “in situ composting” or “in-garden composting.”
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The Almanac is the perfect stocking stuffer!

The Old Farmer’s Almanac is a delightful stocking surprise for everyone on your holiday shopping list! Enjoy a holiday season filled with wit and wisdom from your favorite Old Farmer. The Almanac is guaranteed to make people smile and to tickle your funny bones. Order today to get your Almanacs in time for the holidays!

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The Best Flowers for Bees
The Best Flowers for Bees
By now, you are probably aware that about one-third of our food supply depends on native bees. It would be a fruitless harvest without their help! Here’s a list of flowers that provide food for bees when they need it most—and also provide us with good food, flowers, and medicine!
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Get cooking in a Sweet Pumpkin Apron!

Warm up the oven and throw on your apron! Enjoy your time in the kitchen this Thanksgiving. The tumble of pumpkins and fall leaves on the Sweet Pumpkin Apron evokes crisp cool air and the vibrant colors that come ablaze in the autumn season. Treat yourself to some festive kitchen flare!

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How to Make Pesto | Basic Basil Pesto Recipes
How to Make Pesto | Basic Basil Pesto Recipes
Learn how to make classic basil pesto. Even if you do not have a big bunch of basil to harvest, I’ve included a starter recipe featuring only 10 to 12 leaves. Pesto is incredibly quick and easy to make and also freezes beautifully to use later in so many different ways!
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Enjoy the Puppy Tree Towel in your Holiday Kitchen!

No home is complete without a lovable furry friend to share it with, and no kitchen is complete without this adorable Puppy Tree Towel. Featuring a tree of puppies dressed for the holidays, this embroidered flour sack towel is the perfect gift for the dog lover on your Christmas list!

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Fascinating Facts About Owls
Fascinating Facts About Owls
Henry David Thoreau once observed, “I rejoice that there are owls”—and we have to agree. Read on to learn all about a fascinating and formidable bird of prey: the owl!
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2021 Almanac Gardening Club

Introducing The Old Farmer’s Almanac Gardening Club—Become a Member Today and Save 43%! Includes our new book Gardening for Everyone.

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