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Farmers Almanac
The 2015 Farmers Almanac
Farmers' Almanac

Category — Food and Recipes

5 Yummy Summer Slow Cooker Recipes

No need to turn on the oven! Create tacos, baked beans, and other tasty meals in your slow cooker while you enjoy a day at the beach!

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The Dos and Don’ts of Potluck

Attending a potluck this summer? Check out these simple rules of etiquette to ensure you’re the perfect host and guest!

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What Are Zoodles?

You’ll never believe which vegetable transforms into a delicious pasta alternative! Hint: it grows really well in gardens!

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Clever Ways To Use Cauliflower In Place of Carbs

Like pizza, grilled cheese, and rice but hate the carbs? Think cauliflower. Here’s how it’s done.

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Why You Should Be Cooking With Coconut Flour

Not just for the gluten-free! Find out why you should bake with this flour, and get a delicious peach cake recipe.

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10 Spice Blends You Can Make Yourself

Why buy when DIY is more economical and flavorful? Grab your measuring spoons and check out our recipes!

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What The Heck Is Ghee?

It looks like butter and comes from butter, but is it healthier than butter? Find out!

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Where Do Peppercorns Come From?

We know what they taste like and look like, but where do they come from?

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If you notice a hole in the upper left-hand corner of your Farmers' Almanac, don't return it to the store! That hole isn't a defect; it's a part of history. Starting with the first edition of the Farmers' Almanac in 1818, readers used to nail holes into the corners to hang it up in their homes, barns, and outhouses (to provide both reading material and toilet paper). In 1910, the Almanac's publishers began pre-drilling holes in the corners to make it even easier for readers to keep all of that invaluable information (and paper) handy.