All about hydrangeas, brunch recipes, home spa day

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

Daily Newsletter for Saturday, May 8, 2021

lamb-frolicking

May brings flocks of pretty lambs,
Skipping by their fleecy dams
.

–Sara Coleridge (1802–52)

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Dr JimZ

 
Hydrangeas
Hydrangeas
With immense flower heads, hydrangeas flaunt an old-fashioned charm in summertime that’s hard to resist. While these flowering shrubs are low-maintenance, proper care will keep them blooming. Our Hydrangea Guide provides summer plant care tips for all you need to know about growing...
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Best Natural Fertilizer On Earth!

Chicken Soup for the Soil® is 100% toxin free and includes all the elements in the periodic table.

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Birth Month Flowers and Their Meanings
Birth Month Flowers and Their Meanings
Do you know your birth flower or the birth flower of your family or friends? See our list of monthly birth flowers and learn the meanings behind them! It’s also a fun way to plan a garden or make a bouquet for someone special!
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Hard to turn Faucets? Not with a Faucet Grip!

Faucet Grip is an innovative product that solves a problem encountered by countless gardeners. Small hose bibb handles make faucets difficult to turn on and off. Faucet Grip attaches quickly to all types of faucet handles providing even weak hands sufficient leverage to operate the faucet. Makes a great gift!

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Birthstones by Month: Colors and Meanings
Birthstones by Month: Colors and Meanings
What is the birthstone for your month? Check the list below to learn the meanings and history of each monthly birthstone.
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How can I easily get rid of ticks?

The best tick remover is always the one that you have with you the moment you need it! This handy tick remover can be kept on your key chain and comes in a pack of 3 so you can share with family and friends. When you find a disease-spreading tick, you’ll want it out as fast as possible! That is why The Old Farmer’s Store recommends patented tick removers from the Tick Key Company.

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Spring Brunch Recipes
Spring Brunch Recipes
Strawberry crepes, lemon pancakes, frittata, chocolate waffles, quiche? We’ve cooked up 15 scrumptious brunch recipes to make on the weekend! This is also our go-to list for birthday breakfasts, Mother’s Day, and other special occasions. Then again, why wait?  Check out the warm and toasty brunch...
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Handy gardening tools with lovely designs!

These garden trowels and transplanters feature wide, large blades that hold large amounts of soil and extra-strong designs that won’t bend, even in the toughest soil type. Plus, they have bright designs to keep your garden cheery!

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Homemade Facial, Scrub, Hair Conditioner, and More
Homemade Facial, Scrub, Hair Conditioner, and More
Ready for some home spa care? All-natural DIY treatments can help you not to break the bank, especially with these easy and helpful recipes for conditioner, facials, scrubs, nails, and more.
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Delightful matchboxes - beauty in the little things!

Treat yourself to delightful matchboxes from The Old Farmer’s Store! Each box contains approximately 50 wooden matches with color-coordinated tips, and pulling them out of your drawer feels like finding a little treasure!

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