Herb companion planting, 3 top sky highlights, horoscope

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

Daily Newsletter for Sunday, May 2, 2021

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May come up with fiddle-bows,
May come up with blossom,
May come up the same again,
The same again but different
.
–Louis MacNeice (1907–63)

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Almanac Garden Guide
 
Companion Planting With Herbs
Companion Planting With Herbs
Learn about companion planting with herbs! Here are our favorite culinary herbs for the garden—and the kitchen. Find out which herbs and vegetables grow well together, which herbs to plant together, and which herbs go with which foods. Plus, see how to make a culinary herb wreath!
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What's the best way to get rid of weeds in my garden?

Vern Ader’s Weed Spinner is an innovative drill-driven weed removal tool that spins out weeds and their roots in one whirling motion. It’s essentially a long sturdy drill bit for your drill (drill not included). There’s no kneeling, bending, or getting your hands dirty. Weeds don’t stand a chance!

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Night Sky for May 2021
Night Sky for May 2021
Here’s the May 2021 guide to the night sky. Check out the top 3 things to see in the night sky in May, including some pretty planet pairings, a total lunar eclipse, and the last supermoon of the year. It’s being called the Super Blood Moon Eclipse! See more information and viewing tips.
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How can I make a beautiful bouquet in a mason jar?

Display your fresh cut flowers in this classic mason jar with a handy frog lid!

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May Birthstone: What is the Birthstone for May?
May Birthstone: What is the Birthstone for May?
The May birthstone, the emerald, was a favorite gem of Cleopatra and Catherine the Great. It has long been associated with fertility, rebirth, and love. 
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Where can I find gorgeous and useful purses?

These delightful crossbody bags have a small front pocket adorned with beautiful designs like this sunflower. They also include an adjustable strap - use them as purses, crossbody bags, or even pouches! Plus, they perfectly fit your cell phone!

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May Birth Flowers
May Birth Flowers
The sweet flowers of May embody the hopes and dreams of those who give them.  
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How can I keep my floors sparkly clean?

Great for dusting tile, laminates, marble and hard wood floors! This convenient household-size, multi-colored wool dust mop is the perfect tool for keeping your floors shiny!

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Monthly Horoscope for May 2021
Monthly Horoscope for May 2021
Here’s your monthly horoscope for May 2021. This month brings Pluto’s return and the best days to plant crops by the Moon! Find out more from Almanac astrologer Celeste Longacre, who provides at-a-glance predictions for all 12 zodiac signs.
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Beautiful dish towels - lovely gifts for Mother's Day!

These cotton-linen blend dish towels feature beautiful floral designs, witty farm animals, vintage illustrations, and more! Choose your favorite dish towel as a gift for Mom!

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