Wearing socks to bed, Christmas dinner, George's eggnog?

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Daily Newsletter for Thursday, December 17, 2020

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In seed-time learn, in harvest teach, in winter enjoy.
–William Blake (1757–1827)

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Wearing Socks to Bed: Warm Feet, Better Sleep?
Wearing Socks to Bed: Warm Feet, Better Sleep?

Ever heard the old advice that wearing socks can help you fall asleep? Now there is evidence that there is some truth to this advice. Warm feet lead to better (and faster) sleep!
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Slim & Healthy After 60: All It Takes is 1 Small Change

Former Idol star was suffering from digestive discomfort, fatigue, and more serious health issues. That has all changed…He lost weight, feels great, and it was all without some crazy diet or strenuous exercise program. Watch how he did it here >>

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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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Wondering about the date and significance of the Full Cold Moon?

Celebrate December’s Full Cold Moon with our 2021 Moon Calendar! This calendar will answer all your questions with fascinating lunar facts and moonlit folklore!

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How to Make Cinnamon Ornaments
How to Make Cinnamon Ornaments

These homemade cinnamon ornaments are super-easy, with only three ingredients!  They’re a lovely way to decorate the Christmas tree—and a fun craft for all ages.
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How can I enjoy a winter wonderland in my garden?

This calendar brings you not just the days of the year, but gardening advice and secrets galore! A favorite of gardeners for more than 40 years, this beautiful calendar offers original full-color illustrations, timely gardening advice, fun facts, quotes, and lore.

 

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Christmas Dinner Recipes
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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Light up your home for the winter - 40% off!

These gorgeous Pink and Red Mercury Lanterns will dazzle your home! Add elegant ambiance to your festive décor with The Old Farmer’s lighting options.
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George Washington's Christmas Eggnog
George Washington's Christmas Eggnog

Enjoy this homemade old-school eggnog recipe from Mount Vernon, George Washington’s estate. There’s also an amusing story to tell about this popular recipe, which might offer up a nice little tidbit of cocktail conversation to go with your festive concoction. 
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40% Off Adorable Peppermint Aprons for Kids!

Get cooking with the kiddos with fun peppermint aprons! Enjoy your time in the kitchen as a family this holiday season. The Christmas presents and candy canes on the Peppermint Apron evoke warm holiday memories and tasty winter treats. Make lasting memories this winter!

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