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Farmers Almanac
The 2014 Farmers Almanac
Farmers' Almanac

Category — Food and Recipes

Healthier Onion Rings for Onion Ring Day

Move over French fries – here comes some healthy and tasty recipes for onion rings in honor of national onion ring day, June 22.

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Celebrate Candy Month With Healthier Treats

June is a sweet month! In fact it’s National Candy Month! Check out some unusual and healthy recipes for tasty “candy” recipes.

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Healthier Doughnuts for Doughnut Day

Doughnut day is June 6th! Indulge in a sweet but healthier treat this Friday.

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Surprising Uses For Celery

Ever use celery as the main ingredient in your recipe? Learn a bit more about this overlooked, healthy vegetable.

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Eat Your Vegetables For Dessert

Think desserts can’t be healthy and tasty? Check out these vegetable-filled treats.

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Creative Picnic Recipes

Picnics don’t have to be plain. Satisfy your palate with some flavorful new favorites.

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No More Boring Pasta

Don’t let the idea of pasta bore you! Here’s a tasty recipe for an exciting pasta dish.

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Eat Your Asparagus … For Dessert!

Asparagus is among the first culinary harbingers of spring. But did you know this seasonal sprout can also be a sweet treat?

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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.