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The 2014 Farmers Almanac
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Oatmeal: Breakfast’s Heavy Hitter

Oatmeal: Breakfast’s Heavy Hitter

There’s nothing like warm, satisfying oatmeal on a wintry morning to fortify us from the inside out.

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These Halloween Dinners Are a Real Scream!

These Halloween Dinners Are a Real Scream!

Halloween-inspired dinner ideas that are ghoulishly good!

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Muffin Mania!

Muffin Mania!

Have a sweet start to your day with these delicious muffin recipes!

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Pumpkin Butter

Pumpkin Butter

A rich, healthy, homemade spread for fall!

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Pumpkin Passion!

Pumpkin Passion!

Learn to grow your own Halloween jack-o’-lantern – a fun project for the whole family!

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Pumpkin Whoopies

Pumpkin Whoopies

A decadent dessert for fall!

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Whoopie!

Whoopie!

Celebrating the whoopie pie, an American original!

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Thanksgiving Bread

Thanksgiving Bread

Makes 2 loaves Ingredients: 4 medium eggs 3 cups sugar 2 cups cooked pumpkin 1 cup vegetable oil 4 cups all-purpose flour 2 tablespoons pumpkin pie spice 2 teaspoons baking soda 1 teaspoon salt 2 cups cranberries Directions: Preheat oven to 350°F. Lightly grease two loaf pans. Beat eggs and sugar together in a large… Continue Reading »

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Maple Pumpkin Pie

Maple Pumpkin Pie

Pumpkin pie with the taste of the north woods!

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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.