Canning safely, water smarter, it's the humidity!

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Daily Newsletter for Friday, July 20, 2018

heavenly summer day

O summer day, surpassing fair,
With hints of heaven in earth and air
.
–Eben Eugene Rexford (1848–1916)

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Fruited “Yogurt” Parfait
Fruited “Yogurt” Parfait

This Fruited “Yogurt” Parfait is a delectable frozen treat, especially for those who can’t eat dairy. Why the quotes around “Yogurt”?

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This Toxic Vegetable Is The #1 Danger In Your Diet

Cardiologist Dr. Steven reveals dangerous vegetables you should avoid eating

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How to Check the Temperature of Your Grill
How to Check the Temperature of Your Grill

If you’re camping or simply do not have a thermometer on your grill, use the “hand test” to gauge the temperature of your grill. Here’s how.
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It's Not the Heat, It's the Humidity!
It's Not the Heat, It's the Humidity!

In most of the Northern Hemisphere, July is the hottest month. But when folks grumble about feeling uncomfortable, they often say, “It’s not the heat, it’s the humidity.” That’s so true. Look up to the skies to know it’s going to be humid! Here’s how.
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All-Natural, DEET-Free Insect Repellent

The Old Farmer’s Almanac name is on the bottle. If it doesn’t effectively repel ticks, mosquitoes, blackflies, chiggers, and other biting bugs we will give you your money back!

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Watering Wisely in the Garden
Watering Wisely in the Garden

To perform its very best, your garden needs to be watered properly, especially in the heat of summer. Get the hang of watering plants with these tips!
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The 2019 Old Farmer's Almanac

Includes a free hole for hanging up in your outhouse! String not included.

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Canning and Drying Fruit and Vegetables—Step by Step
Canning and Drying Fruit and Vegetables—Step by Step

Canning and drying are two of the best ways to preserve your precious harvest. In this video, we show you how it’s done.
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