A white Christmas?, easy houseplants, cookie tips

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Daily Newsletter for Friday, December 4, 2020

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But Winter has yet brighter scenes—he boasts
Splendors beyond what gorgeous Summer knows;
Or Autumn with his many fruits, and woods
All flushed with many hues.

–William Cullen Bryant ​​​​​​(1794–1878)

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Christmas Weather Forecast 2020: Will It Be a White Christmas?
Christmas Weather Forecast 2020: Will It Be a White Christmas?

Are snowflakes on your wish list? Our cool White Christmas weather tool lets you plug in your location to find out if it will be snowy or rainy or dry. Plus, see the 2020 Christmas weather forecast summary for the U.S. and Canada.
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How to Overwinter Perennial Mums

With some fall preparation and winter care, your mums can come back blooming year after year. Read our tips on how to prepare your mums for winter.

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Night Sky Map for December 2020: Rotation of the Stars
Night Sky Map for December 2020: Rotation of the Stars

Ever noticed how the stars move? The entire sky appears to rotate around the North Star above us. (Of course, we’re actually the ones moving!) You should be able to observe this movement by looking up at the constellations. We’ll show you how, along with a sky map of the mid-December sky.
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Celebrity Trainer: “Muscle Loss in Seniors is Real, But It Doesn’t Have to Be"

Tony Horton says he’s found a much more effective way to fight age-related muscle loss - and even build new muscle - that has nothing to do with exercise. Click Here To Watch His Presentation >>

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Easy Houseplants for Your Home
Easy Houseplants for Your Home

Have you caught the houseplant bug? See our list of favorite easy-care houseplants and find the right one for your indoor space.
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Get cozy this holiday season with throw pillows!

Throw pillows are an easy way to spruce up any space while adding much-needed comfort! Browse The Old Farmer’s Store’s delightful pillows and order today!

 

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Time to Clean and Store Your Pots
Time to Clean and Store Your Pots

The garden is winding down and we are left with only a few more chores to complete before snow flies. If you are like me and have containers scattered all around your yard, it is time to gather them all in one place and get them ready for winter storage. A little care now will ensure that your pots...
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The Almanac is the perfect quiet winter read!

Cuddle up with a mug of tea, a cozy blanket, and The Old Farmer’s Almanac for a winter afternoon! Enjoy a holiday season filled with wit and wisdom from your favorite Old Farmer. The Almanac is guaranteed to tickle your funny bones and fill you with the comfort of tradition!

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Ten Things Cookie Bakers Really Ought to Know
Ten Things Cookie Bakers Really Ought to Know

Who doesn’t love cookies? Baking them is almost as much fun as eating them. Almost. The Old Farmer’s Almanac has ten tips that all cookie bakers should know. And what better time of year to turn on that oven?
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How can I keep my feet warm this winter?

These super warm Alpaca Fleece Outdoor Adventure socks are guaranteed to keep your toes toasty while you’re enjoying winter activities! Save $5 on these naturally soft, durable, and warm socks today!

 

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