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Seagull Flying Over Wells Harbor, Maine

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Seagull Flying Over Wells Harbor, Maine

Late getting some of these up, but I promised some shots from where we were in Maine this past summer. This is the rarest of sea creatures, the seagull (rare until you have French fries, that is).   (Feel free to use this on your own personal website or in social media... we just request that you link back to our homepage, http://www.yankeescents.com, if you do. Thanks!)

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Last Day of Summer, 2016

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Last Day of Summer, 2016

Last day of summer, 2016 - hope you get to get out and enjoy some of it! The trees are already getting into it around here. This was taken yesterday on the Connecticut River.   (Feel free to use this on your own personal website or in social media... we just request that you link back to our homepage, http://www.yankeescents.com, if you do. Thanks!)

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Recipe - Silky Cauliflower Soup

Recipe - Silky Cauliflower Soup

The first surprise here is that there is no cream added to it. The second? You don’t need it, because it’s really, really good just the way it is.   Ingredients: 2 tablespoons olive oil 1 small onion, chopped 2 cloves garlic, minced 1 head cauliflower, coarsely chopped 4 cups chicken or vegetable stock ½ cup grated Parmesan cheese Salt and freshly ground pepper   Directions: Sauté the onion and garlic (in the olive oil) in a soup pot over medium heat until both are softened, about five minutes. Add the cauliflower and stock and bring to a boil. Reduce...

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YankeeScents Newsletter (9/18/16) - 15% Off Pumpkin Harvest Potpourri

Celebrate fall with our spicy Pumpkin Harvest Potpourri. The one-pound size of this blend is now specially priced at 15% off, for a limited time.   Pumpkin Harvest Potpourri Scent of the Day: Several times a week we put one of our fragrance blends on special as our Scent of the Day. Our current Scent of the Day is our Cranberries & Cream fragrance oil blend, 25% off/oz. Other news:  Enter to win in our September Potpourri Giveaway! This month we're giving away a pound of our Pumpkin Harvest Potpourri blend (yeah, it's all about the pumpkin here lately). You...

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Green Heron

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Green Heron

Yeah, it's not really that green, and it certainly doesn't look much like a heron, but according to my bird book, it is indeed a green heron. Taken in Bradford, VT.     (Feel free to use this on your own personal website or in social media... we just request that you link back to our homepage, http://www.yankeescents.com, if you do. Thanks!)

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