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The 2014 Farmers Almanac
Farmers' Almanac

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Warm Winter Memories

Warm Winter Memories

While we wait for winter to head out the door, here’s a look at some of your warmest winter memories.

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Eat Right for Winter Exercise!

Eat Right for Winter Exercise!

Find out what to eat and drink before, during, and after cold-weather exercise for maximum benefit, comfort, and safety.

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On Thin Ice: Winter Ice Safety

On Thin Ice: Winter Ice Safety

Slipping and falling is no laughing matter. Stay safe this winter with these must-read tips!

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Freezing one day, warm the next? What’s up?

Freezing one day, warm the next? What’s up?

Winter is back! Yet the thermometer is all over the place. Is this normal? Check out Caleb’s thoughts here.

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Planning a Post-Holiday Party

Planning a Post-Holiday Party

Finding yourself deep in the doldrums after weeks of tinsel, turkey, and ho-ho-ho? Plan a post-holiday party!

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Deck Your After-Christmas Halls!

Deck Your After-Christmas Halls!

Just because the holidays are over doesn’t mean your home has to be drab. Brighten things up with a touch of winter-themed flair!

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Have a Healthy Holiday!

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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Here Comes Winter!

Here Comes Winter!

Saturday, December 21 is the Winter Solstice, the official start to winter.

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December Weather Lore

December Weather Lore

Find out what the weather this month means for the rest of the year!

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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.