Welcome November, new forecasts, birth flower, and more!

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Daily Newsletter for Thursday, November 1, 2018

wheat sowing

On the first of November, if the weather hold clear
An end of wheat sowing do make for the year.


Thursday, November 1, 2018
305th day of the year

Sophie B. Hawkins (musician) was born on this day in 1967.
Paul Warfield Tibbets Jr. (pilot of U.S. B-29 Superfortress bomber Enola Gay, whose crew dropped first atomic bomb on Hiroshima, Japan, during WWII; bomb nicknamed "Little Boy" was dropped on August 6, 1945, at 8:15 a.m. local time) died on this day in 2007.

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Welcome November!

The Month of November 2018: Holidays, Fun Facts, Folklore
What happens in November 2018? Here at the Almanac, we think of November as the month of food, when the best of cooks can shine and the best of eaters will surely get their fill. Here’s what November brings—from weather forecasts to folklore!


Plastic Surgeon Reveals: “You CAN Fill In Wrinkles At Home” (Here’s How)

No painful needles or injections. Beverly Hills Plastic Surgeon shares his method in this video.
11 Fun Facts for November

11 Days of November
Happy November! In honor of the 11th month of the year, we take a look at 11 favorite facts, folklore, proverbs, and puzzles from the pages of The 2019 Old Farmer’s Almanac Everyday Calendar!
Alpaca Fleece Socks

The cure for cold feet! Alpaca socks are soft, luxurious, and warmer than sheep’s wool. Choose from active outdoor and extreme cold styles.
Birth Flower for November

November Birth Flower
November’s birth flower, the chrysanthemum, recalls the vibrant colors of October’s autumn leaves. Learn about the meaning and symbolism of chrysanthemums.
Etched Porcelain Night Lights

Porcelain artwork that comes alive with detail and shadow when lit from behind!
Nov. and Dec. Forecasts

Long-Range Weather Forecast
Since 1792, The Old Farmer’s Almanac has been known for its traditionally 80 percent–accurate forecasts.
Farmers' Market Cotton 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. Buy 2 or more and save $3 each! No promo code needed.
Where The Wild Things Are

Where the Wild Things Are: November
November the first. You’ve unmothballed your winter sweaters and laid in a supply of hand-warmers. Outside, what are the wild ones up to? How do animals prepare?
The Old Farmer’s Almanac Weather Notebook

Keeps avid weather watchers engaged and entertained day after day for up to 4 years!