Spider veins, Thanksgiving forecast, Indian Pudding

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Daily Newsletter for Tuesday, November 13, 2018

winter-tinged autumn

Besides the Autumn poets sing,
A few prosaic days
A little this side of the snow
And that side of the Haze
–Emily Dickinson (1830–86)

Tuesday, November 13, 2018
317th day of the year

Jimmy Kimmel (television host) was born on this day in 1967.
Katherine MacGregor (actress) died on this day in 2018.

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Varicose and Spider Veins

Home Remedies for Varicose and Spider Veins
They’re as common as mosquitoes in summer and about as beloved. Unfortunately, there’s no repellent for varicose veins and spider veins, however, we’ll explain the causes and provide health remedies to help.


Exceptional Eye Protection

Experience the following benefits the moment you try on melanin-infused sun lenses: reduces the risk of cataracts and macular degeneration (AMD), enhanced contrast/clarity, sharpens vision and details, reduced eye strain, blocks 99% of glare, & 100% of UVA/UVB radiation.
2018 Thanksgiving Forecast

Thanksgiving Weather Forecast: Thankful for Milder Weather
Thanksgiving is just around the corner, and that means it’s time for us to talk turkey about the weather. What conditions should you for expect for the big fall feast? Find out here!


Are You Harming Your Dog?

Dr. Martin Goldstein is one of America’s most renowned holistic veterinarians. For two decades, Dr. Marty has combined elements of nutritional medicine with nutrition, immune support and alternative treatments that have yielded incredible results.
Moonlore and Childbirth

The Full Moon, Childbirth, and Marriage
The Moon has a personal relationship with us all, and folklore has it that childbirth and even marriage are influenced by the Moon.
Lobster Rope Doormats

Virtually impervious to wear and water, easy to clean, and excellent at removing dirt and snow! 
Unusual Squash and Gourds

Unusual Squash and Gourds for the Thanksgiving Displays
Colorful squash and gourds are signs of Thanksgiving to me—harking back to the Pilgrims—and the Thanksgiving table would not be complete without them. I especially love discovering the unusual varieties—warts and all!
Bold Kitchen Aprons

There’s always something cooking at The Old Farmer’s Almanac. When it gets messy, we grab for one of these easy-care cotton aprons.
Indian Pudding Day

Indian Pudding

Indian Pudding is an early American dessert.

Bees Please Water Pitcher

Use this small pitcher to hold dried flowers or as a decoration.