Digging up cannas, squirrels, mulled cider and doughnuts

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

Daily Newsletter for Monday, October 5, 2020

purple

Through golden noons and purple eves, and shadows cool and tender,
From scenes of tranquil happiness and dreams of deep delight,
October like a princess in her oriental splendor
Comes down the valley singing with her retinue of light.

–Katharine Brownlee Sherwood (1841–1914)

 
Almanac Gardening Club
 
Cannas
Digging Up Cannas

Cannas
Cannas are among the most colorful summer bulbs—as flamboyant as their tropical American ancestry—with ruffled spikes tapering to refined buds.

  READ MORE  
 

SPONSORED

Enjoy your Pumpkin Spice Lattes Guilt-Free this year!

Ditch the $5 pumpkin lattes today and drink this delicious superfood Pumpkin Spice blend, packed with 9 superfoods for rest & relaxation. Enjoy a calm, stress-free evening before bed, every night of the week with Organifi Gold Pumpkin Spice.

  LEARN MORE  
Enjoy your Pumpkin Spice Lattes Guilt-Free this year!
 
Squirrels
Squirrels in the Home

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 most active in autumn!

  READ MORE  
 

SPONSORED

Actress Reveals the “Bathroom Trick” That Made Her Feel Years Younger

When Maggie first revealed this “bathroom trick” on her website earlier this month, some were understandably skeptical. To her amazement, she says her stomach “deflated,” her mood improved, and her energy skyrocketed — all in a matter of days. Click Here For Instructions.

  LEARN MORE  
Actress Reveals the “Bathroom Trick” That Made Her Feel Years Younger
 
Mulled Apple Cider
Mulled Cider Recipe

Mulled Apple Cider

Nothing tastes better than hot Mulled Apple Cider on a cold day or evening. Plus, it fills the house with a delicious fragrance. 

  READ MORE  
 
2021 Moon Calendar

Celebrate the Halloween Full Blue Moon with our 2021 Moon Calendar! This fascinating calendar features striking scenes of the Moon in the landscape, accompanied by fun facts and lore about Earth’s natural satellite.

  LEARN MORE  
10.99
2021 Moon Calendar
 
Sugar 'n' Spice Doughnuts
Homemade Doughnuts

Sugar 'n' Spice Doughnuts

The sugar ‘n’ spice doughnuts will fill your kitchen with the scents of cinnamon and nutmeg and everything nice.

  READ MORE  
 
2021 Engagement Calendar

This popular week-at-a-glance planning calendar, now in its 26th year of production, provides plenty of space to jot down appointments, events, reminders, observations, and inspirations. Each day offers wit, wisdom, a quote, a proverb, or a bit of folklore. Each month’s opener features a month-at-a-glance planning calendar, full Moon name, fun facts and quotes, and more!

  LEARN MORE  
$14.99
2021 Engagement Calendar
 
How to Get Rid of Pantry Moths and Worms
Dealing With Pantry Moths

How to Get Rid of Pantry Moths and Worms
You open a bag of whole wheat flour, a box of cereal, or a bag of dog food only to find little worms, moths, or even some webs. Ew! Here’s how to get rid of these pantry pests.

  READ MORE  
 
The Almanac is the perfect stocking stuffer!

The Old Farmer’s Almanac is a delightful stocking surprise for everyone on your holiday shopping list! Enjoy a holiday season filled with wit and wisdom from your favorite Old Farmer. The Almanac is guaranteed to make people smile and to tickle your funny bones. Order today to get your Almanacs in time for the holidays!

  LEARN MORE  
$8.95
The Almanac is the perfect stocking stuffer!