Christmas dinner recipe ideas, gardening gift ideas, pioneer seedswomen

This is an archived issue of our Almanac.com Companion email newsletter.

Daily Newsletter for Wednesday, December 18, 2019

salt

Wonder is the salt of the earth.
–Maurits Cornelis Escher (1898–1972) 

 
The 2020 Old Farmer's Almanac Weather Calendar
 
Christmas Dinner Recipes
Christmas Dinner Ideas

Christmas Dinner Recipes
Our Christmas Dinner Recipes collection has you covered on all the classic mains—Christmas Glazed Ham, Prime Rib Roast and Yorkshire Pudding, and Roasted Turkey.  Plus, this year, we’ve included some smaller mains for smaller gatherings. And don’t forget about the delicious sides...

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20 Best Gardening Gifts for 2020 | Christmas Gift Ideas
Gardening Gift Ideas

20 Best Gardening Gifts for 2020 | Christmas Gift Ideas
Need Christmas gift ideas for gardeners and outdoor lovers? Here are our 20 Best Gardening Gifts for 2020, including our favorite gardening gloves, tools, and even fun stocking stuffers!

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What's the best book for kids who are always bored?

Keep youngsters entertained for hours with fun facts, fascinating stories, and educational activities in The Old Farmer’s Almanac for Kids, Vol. 8! Whether your kiddos are reading on their own or you’re reading with them, The Almanac for Kids provides plenty of intriguing stories for anyone who’s a kid at heart!

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The Legend of the Poinsettia as a Christmas Plant
History of the Poinsettia

The Legend of the Poinsettia as a Christmas Plant
The poinsettia is America’s most popular flowering holiday plant! Native to Mexico, the plant is called Flor de la Noche Buena (Flower of the Holy Night), due to its resemblance to the Star of Bethlehem. But how did this tropical plant become the quintessential Christmas flower across...

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2020 Old Farmer's Almanac Online Edition

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Heirloom Catalogs and Pioneer Seedswomen
Pioneer Seedswomen

Heirloom Catalogs and Pioneer Seedswomen
Even though many seed companies have gone digital, I’m amazed at how many catalogs we still receive in the mail. If you think there are too many seed catalogs now, back in the late 1880s there were thousands of small seed companies. Although the cultural information and descriptions in old catalogs...

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The 2020 Old Farmer's Almanac Gardening Calendar

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Salt for Preventive Health and Natural Remedies
Salt and Health

Salt for Preventive Health and Natural Remedies
Try these preventive health measures for salt, a historically important food that can act as a great natural remedy. Salt is inexpensive, but it has many uses for your frugal household.

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