Bridget Fonda (actress) was born on this day in 1964. J.D. Salinger (author) died on this day in 2010.
See How to Companion Plant!
Companion Planting Made Easy: See How To Do It Companion Planting is easy with the new and improved Almanac Garden Planner! See how to select the plants that thrive best with each other, and avoid the plants that do not “like” each other!
How to Build a Raised Garden Bed
Raised garden beds are fairly easy to construct, even easier to maintain, and offer myriad benefits for your garden (and you)! Here’s how to build a raised garden bed in your backyard, as well as some advice on using the right wood and soil.
How to Keep Warm in Winter
Where I live, winter temperatures are often in the single digits, but no matter where you live, keepingwarm is a basic need that we all share.
Here are some tips—from both Almanac editors and readers—about how to stay warm. These aren’t “big” projects like buying a new heating system—just inexpensive, resourceful ways to help you warm up now!