Can animals predict weather?, value of leaves, squirrel issues

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Daily Newsletter for Tuesday, October 8, 2019

october day
There is no season when such pleasant and sunny spots may be lighted upon, and produce so pleasant an effect on the feelings, as now in October.
–Nathaniel Hawthorne (1804–64)

Tuesday, October 8, 2019
281st day of the year


 
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Can Animals Predict Weather?

Can Animals Predict the Weather? Animal Proverbs
Observe animals and you’ll see that they, too, have their own ways of predicting the weather. Here are some animal weather proverbs and prognostics.
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Dealing With Squirrels

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 active in autumn. 
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Yom Kippur

Yom Kippur 2019
When is Yom Kippur 2019? Learn about the meaning behind Yom Kippur, as well as the traditions related to this holiday. 
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The 2020 Old Farmer's Almanac Everyday Calendar

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Rose's Bagels

Rose's Bagels

Even the most timid cook can learn how to make plump, glossy bagels if Rose’s directions are followed carefully.

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The Value of Leaves

The Value of Leaves
Foliage season is a mixed blessing. I have one eye on the gorgeous spectacle of changing colors and the other eye on the value of these leaves—and how I can put them to work.
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The 2020 Old Farmer's Almanac Weather Watcher's Calendar

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