Beginner garden, chicken dinner, cracked lips

Daily Newsletter for Wednesday, January 10, 2018

wintery woods

All day the gusty north-wind bore
The loosening drift its breath before;
Low circling 'round its southern zone,
The sun through dazzling snow-mist shone

–John Greenleaf Whittier (1807–92)

Wednesday, January 10, 2018
10th day of the year

Josh Ryan Evans (actor) was born on this day in 1982.
David Bowie (musician) died on this day in 2016.

What the heck is a Garden Hod?
It was designed to harvest and wash vegetables and fruit easily, but it has hundreds of other uses, too!
Beginner Veggie Gardening

Vegetable Gardening for Beginners
Whether you’re a beginner with a single pot or an old hand planting an entire plot, our Vegetable Gardening Guide will help you to plan and grow your tastiest vegetables ever. 
Soy Wax Candles

These large, eye-catching candles come in a printed glass container housed in a decorative box with a wooden ball top. 
Ponytail Palms Care

Ponytail Palm
Ponytail palms are a unique-looking, long-lived indoor plant that thrives on benign neglect. They are very easy to grow, provided you don’t overwater them! Here’s how to grow and care for a ponytail palm in your home.
Oversize Wooden Matches

Each gorgeous matchbox contains approximately 50 wooden matches with color-coordinated tips. New designs and old favorites available.
About Snowshoeing

Snowshoeing in the Winter: Tips to Get Started
Snowshoes have come a long way since their origins some 7,000 years ago. Back then, it’s safe to guess that snowshoeing was not considered a leisure winter sport.
The 2018 Old Farmer's Almanac Moon Calendar

Features dramatic images of the Moon!  
Flavorful Chicken Dinner

Chicken With Avocado and Almonds

Our “Chicken With Avocado and Almonds” dish combines the best of a fricassee and chow mein. The avocados add striking color and flavor.

The 2018 Old Farmer's Almanac Engagement Calendar

A highly useful daily planner full of humor and useful advice. It’s an indispensable tool for managing your life and keeping yourself organized. Includes plenty of room for jotting down appointments and notes.  
DIY Lip Balm for Winter

Make Your Own Lip Balm
Coming indoors and going out, the dry winter air causes static hair, parched skin, and—especially—cracked lips.
The 2018 Old Farmer's Almanac Everyday Calendar

Start each day with a tidbit of Almanac fun: weather wisdom, quirky historical facts, useful hints, and time-tested proverbs.