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Orchards have shared their treasures,The fields, their yellow grain,So open wide the doorway—Thanksgiving comes again!–Old Farmer's Almanac
Delicious autumn! My very soul is wedded to it, and if I were a bird I would fly about the earth seeking the successive autumns.- George Eliot, author
For over 70 years parabens have been a key ingredient in beauty products. Parabens are preservatives that halt the growth of bacteria, fungus, and microbes in makeup and creams. Though you’ve probably never heard their names (such as propylparaben, ethylparaben,...
And time remembered is grief forgotten, And frosts are slain and flowers begotten, And in green underwood and cover Blossom by blossom the spring begins. –Algernon Charles Swinburne, British poet (1837–1909)
Winter’s done, and April’s in the skies. Earth, look up with laughter in your eyes! –Charles G. D. Roberts (1860–1943)
"I pray this winter be gentle and kind -- a season of rest from the wheel of the mind. " --John Geddes