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Beaver Moon Horoscopes — November 2023

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As the days become more frigid and the nights blanket the land with their mighty embrace, we realize the holidays are just around the corner. Most of our trees and forests have turned from their vivid fullness of autumn reds, oranges, and yellows to a dwindling leaf here or there as we begin to see

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Holiday Plant Gift Guide

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The holidays are fast approaching, and at this point in the year, it’s always a good idea to get ahead of the holiday buying season by figuring out what gifts you will get for your loved ones. Luckily for you, we’ve handpicked a selection of gift ideas that are perfect for the green thumb friend

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Starry Night Gift Guide

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There’s something magical about heading outside to look up at the night sky. From spotting shooting stars to identifying the Big Dipper, stargazing is wonderful way to learn about astronomy. Whether you’re an avid or backyard astronomer, you might find our Starry, Starry Night gift picks useful in making your night of stargazing even more

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What Is A Cornucopia? Meaning, Symbolism, And How To Make One!

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The cornucopia is a ubiquitous symbol of abundance, especially around Thanksgiving, starring in centerpieces on bountiful tables across the land. But where did the “horn of plenty” originate? A Thanksgiving cornucopia has a much longer, more elaborate history than you may imagine. Learn more about cornucopia meaning and symbolism here. Plus, learn how to make

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10 strange facts about the 2024 solar eclipse

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Have you heard about the 2024 Solar Eclipse? In something of a repeat of what happened in 2017, one of the most beautiful sites in nature is coming to the United States. However, on April 8, 2024, the path of totality will be wider, and the Sun will be eclipsed for much longer. Here are some

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Is The “Devil Comet” Heading Towards Earth? And More FAQs

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When comet 12P/Pons-Brooks suddenly flared and ejected twin horns of material from its icy nucleus, it made headlines as the “Devil Comet” or the “comet with horns.” But what are the facts? Is the comet heading towards Earth—as some suggest—or where is it going? When should you look and what will you see? Here are

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Box Elder Bugs — Everything You Need To Know

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Box elder bugs may be small, but they can become a significant nuisance to gardeners and homeowners alike. These sap-sucking insects, which are particularly attracted to box elder trees, may gather in large numbers, cause damage to plants, and invade the interiors of homes. Here is everything you need to know, including how to manage bug

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How To Make Snow Ice Cream — A Sweet Celebration!

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Snow ice cream (or snow cream, depending on who you ask) is a special treat that many adults today associate with fond childhood memories. You may be surprised to learn that the origin of this delightful dessert goes back several centuries. Here are some fun facts about its longstanding history as well as a snow

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Feed A Cold Starve A Fever — A New Take!

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During cold and flu season, it helps to know how to get back on your feet quickly. Many people are familiar with the ancient expression “feed a cold starve a fever,” but is that the best method? Discover the origins of this expression and learn new information for getting better faster. Origin Of “Feed A

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Hunter’s Moon Horoscopes — October 2023

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As we venture further into the shorter days and chilly nights of autumn, we have quite a feast for the eyes when we look to the sky this month. This is because October 2023 will bring spectacular meteor showers and two major cosmic events: a solar eclipse on October 14 followed by a lunar eclipse with the Full

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