Growing cheerful clivia, Vermont farm sandwich, Moon phases

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Daily Newsletter for Wednesday, January 13, 2021

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Thou sing’st alone on the bare wintry bough,
As if Spring with its leaves were around thee now; 
And its voice that was heard in the laughing rill,
And the breeze as it whispered o’er meadow and hill,
Still fell on thine ear, as it murmured along 
To join the sweet tide of thine own gushing song.  

–Jones Very (1813–80)

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Growing Clivia
Growing Clivia
The sunny orange blossoms on my Clivia miniata plant contrast nicely with the bleak landscape outside the window this time of year and give hope for spring. They seem to arrive just when we need them the most, after the craziness of the holidays has settled down and the cold of winter has...
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Top US Doctor: Sugar is not the problem (This Is)

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

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Gardening Methods: Containers, Raised Beds, Raised Rows, and More
Gardening Methods: Containers, Raised Beds, Raised Rows, and More
Once you have decided what you want to grow, consider where and how to do it. Here’s an overview of some of the most popular gardening methods that will help you plan your garden this year. 
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Moon Phase Calendar
Moon Phase Calendar
What’s the Moon’s phase tonight? With our 2021 Moon Phase Calendar, you’ll find when the next new Moon, first quarter, full Moon, or last quarter is happening—for all 12 months of 2021.
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Vermont Farm Sandwich
 

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Wondering about the date and significance of the Full Wolf Moon?

Celebrate January’s Full Wolf Moon with our 2021 Moon Calendar! This calendar will answer all your questions with fascinating lunar facts and moonlit folklore!

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10-Minute Workouts That Deliver Health Benefits!
10-Minute Workouts That Deliver Health Benefits!
Take a break and try one of these 10-minute workouts at home. A growing body of research suggests that sneaking in one or several 10-minute bouts of exercise can deliver impressive health and fitness benefits.
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