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Farmers Almanac
The 2014 Farmers Almanac
Farmers' Almanac

Category — Healthy Living

15 Ways To Keep Your Dog Safe, Happy, and Hydrated This Summer

The Dog Days of Summer don’t have to be miserable for your pet. Check out these “cool” and innovative ideas!

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20 Must-Read Reasons To Use Epsom Salt

Did you know that this common household item can help with poison ivy, acne, sunburn, and more? Check out why you should have some in your home.

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Easy Ways To Kick The Sugar Habit!

Goodbye, empty calories! Learn how a few simple changes can help you cut down on the sweet stuff, without sacrifice.

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8 Ways To Eat Organic On A Budget

Eat healthier without breaking the bank. Our tips show you how.

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Why They’re Called “Charley Horses” And How You Can Prevent Them!

What does a horse have to do with painful leg cramps? We explain where the name originated and what you can do when you get saddled with one!!

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Why Diet Soda Doesn’t Belong In Your Diet

Trying to cut down on sugar? Turns out, drinking diet soda does a body more harm than good. Find out more, and what alternatives you can enjoy instead.

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Is Weight Gain Inevitable?

An average person begins to gain about one pound each year after age 35. Try these expert tips to stay fit and healthy no matter what your age!

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What Dangers Are Lurking In Your Closets?

There could be some very real monsters hiding out in your home, compromising your health. Find out more.

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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.