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The 2014 Farmers Almanac
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Farmers' Almanac Healthy Living

Farmers’ Almanac’s time-tested advice for natural, homemade remedies for a healthy lifestyle.

Recent Healthy Living Articles

Managing Grief At The Holidays

Managing Grief At The Holidays

The loss of a loved one can seem overwhelming during the holidays. Read about some ways families can channel their grief and honor the memory of those who have passed.

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Breathe Easier This Holiday Season

Breathe Easier This Holiday Season

Many artificial fragrances popular this time of year may irritate and provoke an attack in those with chronic asthma or allergies. Learn how you can manage your symptoms naturally!

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Why Every Household Needs This Salt

Why Every Household Needs This Salt

According to the Farmers’ Almanac, there are five basic ingredients every household should have on hand for a healthy lifestyle. Read why this type of salt made the list.

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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.