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The 2014 Farmers Almanac
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Farmers' Almanac Healthy Living

Farmers’ Almanac’s time-tested advice for natural, homemade remedies for a healthy lifestyle.

Recent Healthy Living Articles

Why The Heat In Peppers Is Cool For Your Health

Why The Heat In Peppers Is Cool For Your Health

Learn how the very substance that sets your mouth on fire can relieve muscle pain, improve circulation, and more.

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5 Quick Ways To Find Some Extra Cash!

5 Quick Ways To Find Some Extra Cash!

Check out these clever ways to put more green in your pocket!

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Comforting Chamomile: The Healing Herb

Comforting Chamomile: The Healing Herb

It’s more than just a tea! From a hair lightener to an anti-itch remedy, learn about all the great things chamomile can do.

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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.