Thanksgiving pies and puddings, prevent frozen pipes, weather sayings

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Daily Newsletter for Tuesday, November 19, 2019

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"Autumn is a second spring when every leaf is a flower."
–Albert Camus (1913–60)

Tuesday, November 19, 2019
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Vegetable Gardener's Handbook
Top Winter Squash Varieties

Favorite Winter Squash Varieties
There are many varieties of squash—usually classified as either winter or summer squash—and folks often ask about the difference between the two types, as well as which winter varieties are best to grow. Here’s a quick guide to my favorite winter squash varieties.


Looking for American-made Gifts?

Look no more, North Country Wind Bells® has been creating quality-made wind bells in the state of Maine since 1975. With 6 collections, 67 melodies and over 100 personalizing options, you can find that perfect American-made gift.
Well-Known Weather Sayings

Weather Sayings and Their Meanings
Ever heard the saying, “Red sky at night, sailor’s delight”? Long before meteorologists reported the weather, people made forecasts based on their observations of the sky, animals, and nature. Here are some weather sayings—and what they mean.


There Is One Protein That Can Restart Your "Fat Burner", And No, It's Not Red Meat

Most Americans struggle with weight gain, junk food cravings, and even belly bloat. The blame is commonly pointed towards a bad metabolism, poor genetics, and even old age. A new breakthrough discovery shows that the real culprit is linked to one extremely common protein. Learn More >>
Thanksgiving Pies and Puddings

Best Thanksgiving Dessert Recipes
When it comes to Thanksgiving desserts, a traditional pie is a sure bet for us. But which pie? Here are 8 delicious pie recipes made with seasonal ingredients—pumpkin, apple, pecans, sweet potato, cranberry, and more. Plus, we’ve included two delicious Thanksgiving puddings and a seasonal pound cake!
Dishwasher-Safe Bamboo Cutting Board with Rooster

This handy cutting board sports a hole in the corner—just like The Old Farmer’s Almanac itself. 
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Making a Braided Pie Crust

How to Make a Braided Pie Crust
Jazz up your next pie with a braided pie crust design! This short video will show you the process.
Vegetable 1000 Piece Jigsaw Puzzle

Lettuce know if you like this puzzle! Family-time fun. Made in the USA. 
Prevent Frozen Pipes This Year

Preventing Frozen Pipes (and What To Do If They Freeze)
Frozen pipes are one of the most distressing problems a homeowner can encounter. Here’s how to prevent pipes from freezing and how to thaw frozen pipes.
Angel Wind Chime

This nicely detailed chime is made from thick, rust-proof aluminum to last! Save $10. No promo code needed.