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Farmers Almanac
The 2014 Farmers Almanac
Farmers' Almanac

Category — Healthy Living

Swing Yourself Into Better Health

Sometimes better health can take the form of a childhood pastime. Learn how swinging can be therapeutic for you.

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Keep Your Feet Happy And Healthy

Don’t tiptoe around foot health. Learn how to keep your feet happy and healthy with these timely tips.

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7 Ways To Make Boating With Pets Safer

Enjoy summer on the water with your “best friends.” Check out these helpful hints for boating with dogs.

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Add Some Joy Breaks to Your Days

Are “Joy Breaks” One of the Keys to Happiness?

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7 Kid-Friendly Traveling Tips

Looking forward to vacation season yet dreading a long, noisy car ride? Check out these tips for a more enjoyable vacation with kids.

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A Moving Mother’s Day Idea

This Mother’s Day give the gift of exercising together.

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Does Seeing White Cause You Fright?

If visiting your doctor makes you anxious, you’re not alone. Find out what to do about “White Coat Syndrome”!

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Balancing Your Gut for Whole-Body Health

The importance of a healthy intestinal tract goes far beyond just digestion. Learn how a balanced bowel could be the key to overall health!

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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.