Wood stoves, arthritis remedies, solstice

Daily Newsletter for Tuesday, November 28, 2017


I hear the thrush, and I see
Him alone at the end of the lane
Near the bare poplar's tip,
Singing continuously

–Edward Thomas (1878–1917)

Tuesday, November 28, 2017
332nd day of the year

Scarlett N. Pomers (actress) was born on this day in 1988.
Dale Armstrong (drag racer) died on this day in 2014.

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Arthritis Natural Remedies

Natural Remedies for Arthritis
If you feel pain and stiffness in your joints caused by inflammation, see our natural remedies for arthritis.


Looking for American-Made Gifts?

Look no more! North Country Wind Bells® has been creating high-quality wind bells in the state of Maine since 1975. With 6 collections, 64 melodies, and over 100 personalizing options, North Country is your source for that perfect American-made present. 
When Is The Solstice?

The First Day of Winter: Winter Solstice 2017
Winter officially begins with the Winter Solstice on Thursday, December 21, 2017. This is the astronomical first day of winter in the Northern Hemisphere. Enjoy our winter solstice facts, folklore, FAQs, and more!
Christmas Clearance Sale

Save 30% to 50% while supplies last. New items being added daily.
Aphid Pest Control

What are those white bugs on your plants? They’re probably aphids! Here are our best tips on how to identify and control aphids in the garden.
Almanac Cutting Board

This handy and handsome cutting board sports a hole in the corner—just like The Old Farmer’s Almanac itself. Accordingly, we had to put our name on it! 
Next Full Moon

Full Moon for December 2017
The Full Cold Moon rises on December 3, 2017!  It’s a “Supermoon”—appearing bigger and brighter than any Moon this year.  Learn more about December’s full Moon!
Tree of Life Indoor/Outdoor Reflective Wall Decoration

Features intricately detailed roots, leaves, branches, and flowers over a backdrop of swirling wind. The finish is very deep, radiant, and three-dimensional.  
Bone Broth Recipe

Using Bone Broth in Soups and Stews
Incorporating bones into your cooking improves the flavor of soups and stews while also offering health benefits, so we’ll show you how to do it as well as provide some great recipes.
Almanac Outhouse Ornament

Made right down the road from The Old Farmer’s Almanac!