Morning glories, tomato tips to avoid problems, hobo packs

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Daily Newsletter for Friday, May 14, 2021

daisy

Buttercups have honeyed hearts,
Bees they love the clover,
But I love the daisies' dance
All the meadow over.

–Marjorie Pickthall (1883–1922)

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Vegetable Gardener's Handbook
 
10 Tricks for Growing Tons of Tomatoes!
10 Tricks for Growing Tons of Tomatoes!
We can never get enough garden tomatoes—or tips—on growing the ultimate backyard crop! While tomatoes aren’t necessarily hard to grow, some knowledge is required in order to avoid common pitfalls. Toward that end, here are our top 10 tricks for growing tons of trouble-free tomatoes, including a few...
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How To: Fix Your Fatigue And Increase Energy

Did you know there are 3 “Super Foods” that you should NEVER eat? I’m not kidding.  New research reveals these supposed “Super Foods” can actually drain your energy, damage your hormones and have devastating effects on your metabolism…  Fortunately on the next page my good friend Dr. Gundry MD shows you exactly WHICH 3 foods you must AVOID like the plague, and what you should be eating instead. ==> NEVER Eat These 3 “Super Foods” 

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Morning Glories
Morning Glories
How do you plant and care for morning glories? These strong climbers have beautifully shaped blooms that unfurl in the sun and romantic tendrils that lend old-fashioned charm. Learn all about growing morning glories in your garden!
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Tell the temperature with this retro thermometer!

This thermometer is designed to resemble a vintage advertising thermometer! Handmade in the USA from steel, this thermometer will be a welcome tool to check the temperature outside so you can get outside!

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Vegetable Garden Planner Review: Christine
Vegetable Garden Planner Review: Christine
Ready to get inspired? Here’s an excellent vegetable garden layout from an Almanac gardener—plus great garden photos—using the Almanac Vegetable Garden Planner. See what can be done or just use these ideas to start your own vegetable garden!
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How can I keep the Sun out of my eyes while gardening?

This lightweight straw hat offers 50 SPF protection from the sun with its 4-inch circular brim and colorful headband. The hat is water-resistant and folds/rolls up for easy travel storage without losing its shape!

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Origin of Day Names
Origin of Day Names
Where did the names of the days of the week come from? The names originated with the ancient Romans, who used the Latin words for the Sun, the Moon, and the five known planets! Our English names also reflect the influence of the Anglo-Saxons (and other Germanic peoples). Learn all about the days of...
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What's the best tote bag for the farmers' market?

Honor the tradition of the Almanac and show support for local farmers with the Almanac Tote Bag!

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Potato Hobo Packs
Potato Hobo Packs

Potato Hobo Packs are great for camping and just a fun way to cook (with little clean-up!).

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It's a bug's life - Add charming sculptures to your garden!

Lifelike and detailed, these sculptures are showstoppers! They make perfect gifts or are a great way to treat yourself to some new garden decor for spring!

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