Folklore Articles

Happy New Year! We are facing a new year, ripe with possibilities. Will it be stormy and difficult... read more
Celebrate the Full Moon of April—also called the Pink Moon. Enjoy the facts, folklore, and more!... read more
For Moon fans, September, 2016 will provide plenty of Moon action! The month begins and ends with a... read more
Learn about the Full Moon for July 2016—plus moon phase dates, best days by the Moon, folklore, and... read more
For centuries, farmers took their cues for planting times from observing what’s happening in nature... read more
When Greg Grant, then a Texas A&M University Extension agent, told me about bottle trees and... read more
You can blame this blog on my cat sprawling on my computer when I was trying to write this weather ... read more
(Here's an article from the Almanac archives with some tongue-in-cheek advice about having a baby... read more
You may know about the major holidays but here are some facts, folklore, and traditions to... read more