This is an archived issue of our Almanac.com Companion email newsletter.
Be silent in that solitude,
Which is not loneliness—for then
The spirits of the dead, who stood
In life before thee, are again
In death around thee, and their will
Shall overshadow thee; be still.
–Edgar Allan Poe (1809–49)
The cure for cold feet! Alpaca socks are soft, luxurious, and warmer than sheep’s wool. Choose from active outdoor and extreme cold styles.
Create ambient lighting from an empty wine bottle! Choose a bottle from a special celebration or because of its interesting shape and color.
Our fellow Almanac editor makes these mini chocolate pretzels treats topped with M&Ms every holiday and we can’t wait!
Change the ambiance of a room in an instant with our lusciously fragrant room sprays!
For those who like to keep an eye on the sky! Dramatic images of fantastic weather phenomena.
BONUS: You’ll also receive our Almanac Companion newsletter!