Current Moon Phase

Waning Gibbous
99% of full

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Philosofact
We worry more about what we can't see than what we can.
March 4th, 2015
March’s Full Worm Moon

Watch this short video to learn the many names for this month's full Moon, coming March 5th.

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Make Your Own Fresh Pasta!
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Make Your Own Fresh Pasta!A delicious and memorable meal is only a few easy-to-follow steps away. Buon Appetito!
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Would Your Dog Benefit From A Raw Food Diet? Would Your Dog Benefit From A Raw Food Diet? Many dog owners are switching to this back-to-basics approach. See if it's right for your pet.
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5 Secrets of People Who Never Get Sick 5 Secrets of People Who Never Get Sick Here are the best not-so-hidden secrets to staying healthier, year-round.
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What Exactly Are “Fair Skies”? What Exactly Are “Fair Skies”? Believe it or not, this weather term actually has an official definition. Read more!
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Helpful Hint
Helpful Hint Find out if an egg is fresh with this week's simple tip!
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Current Moon Phase
Waxing Gibbous Moon, 98% of Full Waxing Gibbous
98% of Full
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Today's Best Day Tasks

Cut Firewood, Mow to Increase Growth, Dig Holes, Wax Floors

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Gardening Tasks

March 1st - March 5th
A Most Barren Period, Best For Killing Plant Pests Or Doing Chores Around The Farm.

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