Favorite egg recipes, December long-range forecasts, flowers, birthstones

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Daily Newsletter for Sunday, December 1, 2019


Happy is said to be the family which can eat onions together.
–Charles Dudley Warner (1829–1900)

The 2020 Old Farmer's Almanac
Egg-cellent Egg Recipes!

7 Favorite Egg Recipes
Eating eggs is an inexpensive way to get more protein, vitamins, and minerals into your diet. Eggs are not just for breakfast anymore; try these tasty egg dishes at any time of the day this fall—or in any season!


New! Bourbon Infused Specialty Coffee by Don Pablo

Specialty Coffee soaked in fine Kentucky Bourbon, then roasted to remove the alcohol, so only the Bourbon flavor remains. A velvety balance with intense, full-bodied notes of caramel, honey and butterscotch. Sold in a 2-pack, makes a great gift!
December and January Forecasts!

Long-Range Weather Forecast
Since 1792, The Old Farmer’s Almanac has been known for its traditionally 80 percent–accurate forecasts.


Easy Holiday Shopping this Year!

There is no need to awake at dawn to chase down holiday sales. RockAuto’s prices are reliably low every day of the year. A RockAuto Gift Certificate will let the recipient get the auto parts or tools he/she most needs!
December Happenings

The Month of December 2019: Holidays, Fun Facts, Folklore
What’s happening in December 2019? This month brings with it snow (for many), family, feasts, and fun, but remember to grab some hot cocoa during this winter month and relax when you can.
Sun/Moon Pewter Key Rings

Two-side Sun and Moon Design! Handmade in Vermont. While supplies last.
Flowers for December Babies

December Birth Flowers
December’s flowers may be very different from each other—one being a bulb and the other an evergreen—but they both symbolize hope.
High Fashion Socks

Bright, colorful designs include: Live Like Someone Left The Gate Open, All You Need Is Love And A Dog, and more!
December's Birthstone

December Birthstone: Color and Meaning
The December birthstone, turquoise, is regarded as a love charm. It is also a symbol of good fortune and success and is believed to relax the mind and to protect its wearer from harm. Turquoise rings, in particular, are thought to keep away evil spirits.
Handcare Caddies

A silver-toned caddy holding luxurious foaming hand soap and rich lotion together in one place. Very elegant, very convenient. Choose from different luxurious scents!