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Farmers Almanac
The 2014 Farmers Almanac
Farmers' Almanac

Category — Healthy Living

Have a Healthy Holiday!

Forget those lords a leaping or that partridge in a pear tree. This list will ensure a safe, healthy, and festive holiday!

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What’s in a (Baby) Name?

Whether you choose Bobby or Bjork, baby names are a highly personal decision. Find out what this year’s most popular baby names are!

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Work Out at Work: Easy Exercises to Do at Your Desk

Stay fit and strong in minutes a day with these quick, easy office exercises!

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This Holiday Season, Unwind with a Staycation!

This holiday season, take a break from airlines, taxis, luggage, and pushy crowds. Give yourself the gift of a staycation!

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Off to Grandma’s? Keep Those Kids Busy!

If you’re headed over the river and through the woods this holiday season, try these helpful hints for keeping your little co-pilots busy in the backseat!

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Celebrate Kids!

November 20th is Universal Children’s Day. Try some of these inspirational ideas for showing your kids how important they are!

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Kindness Makes the World Go ‘Round

Lend a helping hand on World Kindness Day and every day!

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Natural Remedies for Back Pain

Forget popping pills! These alternative therapies will have your aching back feeling great in no time!

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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.