DST debate, 5 tips to help your body adjust, mulching guide

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Daily Newsletter for Sunday, November 3, 2019


Dull November brings the blast,
Then the leaves are whirling fast.

–Sara Coleridge (1802–52)

Vegetable Gardener's Handbook
Help Your Body Adjust

5 Tips to Help Your Body Adjust to the Time Change
Time changes in the fall and spring affect each of us differently. For many folks, it can take circadian and sleep rhythms a week or so to transition. Here are five quick tips to help the body adjust to the time change.


Jewelry with a Purpose

Neckglasses’ ingenious designs combine fashion with function for one of a kind eyewear. Neckglasses’ reading glasses are cleverly disguised as a jewelry pendant and can be worn anywhere, anytime. In an instant, they go from a stylish pendant to eyewear. Simple, Efficient, Fashionable! Please use “FA30” for 30% off at checkout.
Latest on DST Debate

More States Moving to Keep Daylight Saving Time Permanent
As of this writing, 39 states have proposed legistation and nine states have enacted legislation to provide for year-round daylight saving time, if Congress were to allow such a change. Is it time to scrap this practice? Learn more about the myths of DST (It’s NOT for farmers), the latest news on information on states’ efforts, and weigh in with your thoughts!
The Old Farmer's Almanac for Kids, Volume 8

Stuck at home? Keep youngsters entertained for hours with fun facts, fascinating stories, and educational activities!
Mulching Guide

Mulching Guide: Benefits of Mulch
Mulching is one of the best things you can do for your garden. But using mulch incorrectly can have the opposite effect. Here’s how to mulch a garden—and get the most out of mulching.
Farmhouse Couch Pillows

Choose from many different designs. Perfect for a country-themed home.
Birthstone for November

November Birthstone: Color and Meaning
November’s birthstone, the topaz, symbolizes love and affection. It is believed to give the wearer increased strength and intellect. Learn more about topaz color, facts, and folklore.
Refrigerator Notepads

Perfect for recording grocery needs or tasks. Each pad features a positive message and a magnet for hanging up in a handy spot.
Your November Horoscope

Monthly Horoscope for November 2019
Here’s your Horoscope for November 2019. Every month, Almanac astrologer Celeste Longacre provides horoscope updates for all 12 zodiac signs.


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