Best pumpkin recipes, houseplant guide, eating amid COVID

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Daily Newsletter for Saturday, October 10, 2020

autumn-leaves

Here was October, here
Was ruddy October, the old harvester,
Wrapped like a beggared sachem in a coat
Of tattered tanager and partridge feathers.

–Stephen Vincent Benét (1898–1943)

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15 Favorite Pumpkin Recipes: Both Sweet and Savory!
15 Favorite Pumpkin Recipes: Both Sweet and Savory!

We’ve added MORE pumpkin recipes to our collection! See top-rated recipes for Pumpkin Walnut Cake, Pumpkin Waffles, and Pumpkin Ginger Muffins. Plus, you’ll still find recipes for classic pumpkin pie, pumpkin bread, pumpkin spice cookies, and pumpkin pancakes—and even savory recipes such as pumpkin...
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Sunflower Crossbody Purse

This delightful crossbody bag has a small front pocket adorned with an adorable dragonfly design. It also includes an adjustable strap - use it as a purse, a crossbody bag, or even a pouch! Plus, it perfectly fits your cell phone and makes a lovely gift!

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Houseplant Care Guide
Houseplant Care Guide

Here are quick tips to keep your houseplants happy and healthy. From knowing how often to water to providing the correct amount of light, we’ll make sure your indoor plants not only stay alive, but thrive!
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The Almanac is the perfect stocking stuffer!

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How to Grow, Cure and Store Pumpkins
How to Grow, Cure and Store Pumpkins

Pumpkins are real stars in the fall vegetable garden. They can be eaten straight away once harvested, but if you plan to keep them for longer you’ll need to cure them first and store them correctly. In this video, learn how to grow, pick, cure, and store pumpkins. .
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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!

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How We're Cooking More, Eating Healthier, and Coping With Kitchen Burnout
How We're Cooking More, Eating Healthier, and Coping With Kitchen Burnout

The ways that we eat and cook have changed during the COVID-19 pandemic. There have certainly been struggles but also some surprisingly positive improvements. Let’s reflect on two questions: “How did you eat?” and “How will you eat?” I’ll share my experiences—plus...
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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.

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How to Make Fire Cider to Boost Health
How to Make Fire Cider to Boost Health

Fire cider is a traditional folk recipe made with herbs stewed in apple cider vinegar. It’s a potent tonic that’s been used generations as a remedy to ward off sickness and boost health. See how to make fire cider!
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2021 Almanac Gardening Club

Introducing The Old Farmer’s Almanac Gardening Club—Become a Member Today and Save 43%! Includes our new book Gardening for Everyone.

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