Dry, itchy skin?, overwintering rosemary, squirrels

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Daily Newsletter for Friday, October 26, 2018

autumn grasses

In fields of bush clover and hay-scent grass
the autumn moon takes refuge
The cricket’s song is gold

–Margaret Gibson (b. 1944)

Friday, October 26, 2018
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Dry, Itchy Skin?

Home Remedies for Dry Skin
Are you plagued by dry, itchy skin? Here are some helpful dry skin remedies.
The Conversion Cutting Board

Classic maple cutting board that features common cooking conversions engraved on the face. 

Growing Rosemary Indoors

Overwintering Rosemary: Growing Rosemary Indoors
Find out how to overwinter rosemary and grow rosemary indoors to keep this wonderful herb growing all year.
Vintage Cast Iron Sun

Measures almost a foot across and is made using traditional sand-casting techniques. The weather-resistant finish allows it to be enjoyed outdoors or indoors. 

Dealing with Squirrels

Here are tips on how to keep squirrels out of the garden, off the bird feeders, and out of the attic—especially when they are most active in autumn!
The Gift of Gardening

The Gift of Gardening is a lovely illustrated book filled with inspirational quotes and interesting facts harvested from The Old Farmer’s Almanac. It is perfect for the garden enthusiast. Includes a space to personalize the book with a “To” and “From” section on the first page.

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Easy Pumpkin-Carving Tips

Pumpkin-Carving Tips and Tricks
Whether this is your first attempt at carving a pumpkin or your hundredth, there are many imaginative ways to create something special. In this video we provide a step-by-step demonstration of how to carve a pumpkin.
Support Your Local Farmers Tote Bag

This sturdy cotton canvas bag features The Old Farmer’s Almanac 1792 logo on one side and the message “Support Your Local Farmers” on the other. Made in the USA. 
Addictive Pretzel Treats

Halloween Pretzel Treat

Our fellow Almanac editor makes these mini chocolate pretzels treats topped with M&Ms every holiday and we can’t wait! 

Carved Wooden Sign

Measures over 2 feet wide and features a distressed finish!

$29.95 (SAVE $10)