10 helpful tips to start exercising!

Daily Newsletter for Wednesday, January 17, 2018

winter trees and wolf pack sleeping

A liquid moon 
moves gently among 
the long branches. 
Thus having prepared their buds 
against a sure winter 
the wise trees 
stand sleeping in the cold

–William Carlos Williams (1883–1963)

Wednesday, January 17, 2018
17th day of the year

Michelle Obama (U.S. First Lady) was born on this day in 1964.
Johnny Otis (musician; known as the godfather of R&B) died on this day in 2012.

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!
Help to Start Fitness

10 Tips to Help You Start Exercising (and Keep at It)
Sometimes, it can be difficult to start exercising—and even more difficult to stick with it! Here are some tips to help you start exercising again, even if you do not have a gym membership.
Wooden Songbird Thermometers

SAVE $7 Made in the USA from a single slab of wood. Choose from a Cardinal, Blue Jay, Chickadee, or Goldfinch metal topper.
Frozen Pipes

Frozen Pipes: How to Keep Pipes from Freezing
Frozen pipes are one of the most distressing problems a homeowner can encounter. Here’s how to prevent pipes from freezing and how to thaw frozen pipes.
Grande View Rain Gauge

SAVE $5 This decorative, easy-to-read rain gauge in a satin nickle finish helps you conserve water. 
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Planning a Better Garden

Planning a Better Vegetable Garden
Planning your garden is at the top of any gardener’s to-do list because it saves time, money, and disappointment. Let’s get started with these tips.
Almanac Barn Night Light

The roof features The Old Farmer’s Almanac logo in a way reminiscent of the painted barn advertisements of the early to mid–20th century for soft drinks and roadside attractions.
Weird Plant Names

Swine's Snout, Nosebleed, and other Weird Plant Names
Have you ever heard of these weird plant names? Learn how the plants below got such unique names, then pick up a copy of The Old Farmer’s Almanac for Kids to find out more!
Metal Doorstops

SAVE 25% While supplies last!
Comfort Food Classic

Roasted Chicken with Root Vegetables

Roasted vegetables and chicken are a comfort food classic! Make this recipe for a crowd or as a lovely dinner for two—leftovers are even better.

The Old Farmer's Almanac for Kids

Buy the Almanac for Kids, Volume 7, and GET VOLUMES 6 AND 5 FOR FREE!