Charley horse, artificial Moon, Election Day cake

Daily Newsletter for Monday, November 5, 2018

grape vines

Dry leaves upon the wall,
Which flap like rustling wings, and seek escape;
A single frosted cluster on the grape
Still hangs—and that is all. 

Sarah Chauncey Woolsey (1835–1905)

Monday, November 5, 2018
309th day of the year

Famke Janssen (actress) was born on this day in 1965.
Bobby Hatfield (singer, half the singing duo known as the Righteous Brothers) died on this day in 2003.

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Charley Horse Remedies

Leg Cramps at Night: Causes and Remedies
Eeow! Startled from a deep sleep, you suddenly come to with a shriek, as your calf, thigh, or maybe the arch of your foot contracts in violent pain. Commonly called a “Charley horse,” this is a common and painful occurence. Discover what causes leg cramps at night, as well as how you can prevent and relieve them.


Top Cardiologist Reveals Digestive Trick to Clean Your Bowels

Millions of Americans suffer from low energy, digestive discomfort, and trouble losing weight. Many also are on the road to serious heart problems. According to Dr. Steven Gundry, one of the top cardiothoracic surgeons in the world, all these issues can be addressed by doing one simple thing.
How Did We Do?

How Accurate Was The Old Farmer's Almanac's Weather Forecast?
How accurate was The Old Farmer’s Almanac weather forecast this past year? Here’s a recap of the 2017–2018 forecast—and also a peek at 2018–2019 predictions.
Bee Happy Dish Towel

Measures 28 inches square and made of cotton for easy care!
Should We Abolish Darkness?

China Plans to Launch Artificial Moon and Eliminate Night
As you may have heard, China announced that their artificial Moon will be launched in 2020. No more night! Yes, they’re abolishing full darkness. It’s a bad idea but not a new one. 
Extra-Handy Lazy Susan

Spins effortlessly, won’t tip, and holds a lot! Handcrafted in America by a 150-year-old basket company. Constructed with tough Appalachian white ash and brass nails. 
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What is Leaf Mold?

How to Make Leaf Mold
Fallen leaves can be time-consuming to deal with, so don’t waste all that hard work by throwing them out. Use them to make precious leaf mold instead.
Local Farmers' Market Tote

Features long and short handles for convenience. Plus, a two-sided design and small interior pocket. Buy more than one and save! No promo code needed.
Election Day Cake

Election Day Cake

Vote for Election Day Cake!  Back in colonial times, election day cakes were a popular tradition. Week-long celebrations often accompanied certifying the election results.

Stone Coaster Set

Includes 4 farmhouse-themed coasters and a metal holder.