Hurricane news, garlic powder, beef brisket

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Daily Newsletter for Wednesday, September 12, 2018

moon over fields

The mellow moon, the changing leaves,
The earlier setting sun,
Proclaim at last, my merry boys,
The harvest-time begun
–Charles G. Eastman (1816–60)

Wednesday, September 12, 2018
255th day of the year

Amy Yasbeck (actress) was born on this day in 1963.
Johnny Cash (singer) died on this day in 2003.

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Get Ready for Florence

How to Survive a Hurricane: Hurricane Safety Tips
What to do if a hurricane is forecasted? Don’t panic. All in one checklist, here is what to do before, during, and after a hurricane. If you live in a susceptible area, it’s especially important that you take precautions on how to survive a hurricane with these safety guidelines.


Actress Reveals the “Bathroom Trick” That Made Her Feel Years Younger

“Eating This Every Morning Changed My Life” Watch the video to see Maggy Q. tell you herself how she starts her day feeling nourished and refreshed
Harvest Moon's A-Comin'

What is the Harvest Moon?
In 2019, the Harvest Moon rises on the night of Friday the 13th! But what is the Harvest Moon and why is it so special? Learn more—and shine on, Harvest Moon!
Christmas Aprons

These aprons are 100% cotton for easy care and have bold prints. Impress your guests!
Seed-Saving Guide

How to Save Vegetable Seeds: Seed-Saving Guide
Save the seeds from some of your favorite garden vegetables to replant next year! Here’s our seed-saving guide for beginners.
The 2020 Old Farmer's Almanac ☼ Collector's Edition

Special hardcover edition with new, useful, and entertaining matter! Also featuring astronomical tables, tides, holidays, eclipses, and weather forecasts for all 18 regions of the United States.
Classic Beef Brisket

Classic Beef Brisket

In a Jewish family, a brisket is the center of the holiday table. In Texas, a brisket would go on the grill.

The 2020 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. Nicely illustrated page-a-day desk calendar.
Making Garlic Powder

Making Garlic Powder
Garlic is a wonderful and powerful savory addition. It jazzes up many recipes and also contains healing properties.
Love You a Bushel and a Peck Coffee Mugs

Large, double-sided, dishwasher-safe mugs. Choose from different fun designs! Handles work equally well for both left- and right-handed people. Each mug includes a generously-sized hole that allows coffee to pour out when the mug is tilted.