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Wisdom from the Old Farmer's Almanac

Book of Everyday Advice

Author: Judson Hale

Publisher: Peter Pauper Press, Inc.

ISBN: 9781441302359

Category: Humor

Page: N.A

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The Old Farmer's Almanac Book of Garden Wisdom

Author: Cynthia Van Hazinga

Publisher: Random House Value Pub

ISBN: 9780517162972

Category: Gardening

Page: 224

View: 7359

Offers advice and tips on such gardening skills as how to design a garden and how to produce good quality vegetables.

The Old Farmer's Almanac the Gift of Gardening

Author: Sellers Publishing Inc., Staff

Publisher: Sellers Publishing

ISBN: 9781416246459

Category: Gardening

Page: 64

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"The glory of gardening: hands in the dirt, head in the sun, heart with nature." - Alfred Austin. Combining inspirational quotes and wisdom harvested from the Old Farmer's Almanac, The Gift of Gardening is the perfect treasury for the garden enthusiast. This collection of knowledge, paired with four-color illustrations, will delight gardeners, amateur to expert. Whether you're a flower fanatic or a veggie devotee, there is a bounty of inspiration for all in this gift book.

The Old Farmer's Almanac 2012

Author: Old Farmer’s Almanac

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

ISBN: 0547851863

Category: Reference

Page: 288

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America’s best-selling annual publication is also the most beloved: Its name makes people smile and its contents tickle funny bones. A reference book that reads like a magazine, the Almanac is packed with facts, features, and fun that make every day special. The 2012 edition, which marks the publication’s 220th anniversary, will feature . . . •weather predictions for every day and climatic trends for each season, plus the science behind weather folklore • the most accurate astronomical data under the sun, with best-viewing recommendations for every month • gardening advice for growing vegetables and flowers, not to mention worthwhile weeds • easy, mouthwatering recipes for Dutch ovens • amusing and enlightening articles on topics such as cures for a headache, quirky measurements, and heirloom animals • ideas, hints, and charts that provide simple solutions and shortcuts for everyday challenges • and much, much more! Added value this year . . . • 80 full-color pages • full-color national weather maps of winter and summer forecasts • national, in-person TV, radio, and print publicity campaign, beginning in September 2011

The Old Farmer's Almanac 2013

Author: Old Farmer’s Almanac

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

ISBN: 0544086929

Category: Reference

Page: 288

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America’s best-selling annual publication is also the most beloved. A reference book that reads like a magazine, the Almanac contains “everything under the Sun, including the Moon”—facts, feature articles, and advice that are “useful, with a pleasant degree of humor.” The 2013 edition, which marks the publication’s 221st anniversary, will feature • weather predictions for every day and climatic trends for each season, plus hints of how a low sunspot cycle could influence conditions in the coming years • the most accurate astronomical data in the solar system, with best-viewing recommendations for every month • safe and easy home remedies for each season’s most common—and uncomfortable—aches and ailments • fail-safe gardening tips to ensure a hefty harvest, ideas for using vegetable plants as ornamentals, plus gardening by the Moon • delicious recipes for homebaked cakes, cookies, and pies; plus readers’ best bacon dishes • amusing and enlightening articles on raising children, kisses, and why pets bite (and how to stop them) and much, much more! Added value this year: • 80 full-color pages • full-color national weather maps of winter and summer forecasts

The Old Farmer's Almanac Comfort Food

Every Dish You Love, Every Recipe You Want

Author: Ken Haedrich

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

ISBN: 1571986480

Category: Cooking

Page: 288

View: 9350

Presents over two hundred recipes for such comfort foods as onion and bacon tarts, potato and artichoke au gratin, sausage meat loaf, super-creamy mac and cheese, and chicken parmesan potpie.

The Old Farmer's Almanac 2008

Author: Old Farmer's Almanac

Publisher: Yankee Pub

ISBN: 9781571984265

Category: Reference

Page: 288

View: 8699

A compilation of practical advice and folklore features weather forecasts for the United States, planting tables, health remedies, horoscopes, recipes, games and puzzles, and other entertaining and useful information

Best of the Old Farmer's Almanac

The First 200 Years

Author: Judson D. Hale

Publisher: Random House

ISBN: 9780679742647

Category: Humor

Page: 244

View: 2774

Celebrating the bicentennial of "The Old Farmer's Almanac," this retrospective collection of wit and wisdom from the popular magazine contains a selection of feature articles, recipes, lore, humor, and more

The Old Farmer's Almanac 2015

Author: Old Farmer's Almanac

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

ISBN: 1571986391

Category: Reference

Page: 304

View: 628

Presents a compilation of practical advice and folklore, featuring weather forecasts for the United States, planting tables, health remedies, horoscopes, recipes, games and puzzles and other entertaining and useful information, all in an attractive layout with dozens of full-color pages.

The Old Farmer's Almanac for Kids

Author: Old Farmer’s Almanac

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

ISBN: 0547845405

Category: Reference

Page: 192

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Created for kids ages 8 and up, this full-color, fact-filled book features fascinating stories and fun projects that will keep kids entertained for hours and learning all the while. Volume 4 will amuse kids with facts, features, and activities such as • Calendar: famous 13ths of the month; Halloween history, snacks, and decoration ideas; Christmas, Chanukah, and Kwanzaa “firsts” • Astronomy: wild tales of meteorites, wonders of the night sky, the search for aliens • Weather: wacky ways to predict the weather; profiles of the thermometer men, Celsius and Fahrenheit; cold facts; weird winds • Gardening: history, folklore, and how-to-grow for peas, tomatoes, “alligator pears” (avocados!), and a cucumber in a bottle • Crafts: twelve easy projects to foster kids’ creativity—and fun! • Nature: how leaves change color, advice on poison ivy, all about grasshoppers and birds

Proverbs

A Handbook

Author: Wolfgang Mieder

Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group

ISBN: 9780313326981

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 304

View: 5207

Defines and classifies proverbs, and explores their occurrence in oral tradition, literature, art, and popular culture.

The Old Farmer's Almanac 2016

Author: Old Farmer's Almanac

Publisher: Old Farmer's Almanac

ISBN: 9781571986696

Category: Reference

Page: 304

View: 6995

"Fitted for Boston and the New England states, with special corrections and calculations to answer for all the United States."

The Best of the Old farmer's almanac

Author: Will Forpe

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Social Science

Page: 185

View: 6597

Home Wisdom

A Commonsense Guide to Solving Everyday Problems

Author: Jon Vara

Publisher: Time Life Education

ISBN: 9780783549378

Category: Self-Help

Page: 160

View: 9601

The editors of "The Old Farmer's Almanac" have collected the best advice about keeping house--along with humorous, interesting digressions on the challenges keeping house has presented through history.

The Old Farmer's Almanac Garden Fresh Cookbook

Author: Old Farmer's Almanac

Publisher: Yankee Pub

ISBN: 9781571985415

Category: Cooking

Page: 336

View: 7245

Includes over three hundred recipes that focus on using garden-fresh vegetables, with tips and advice for herb, vegetable, and edible flower gardening.

The Old Farmer's Almanac

Author: Robert Bailey Thomas

Publisher: Yankee Pub

ISBN: N.A

Category: Almanacs, American

Page: N.A

View: 5107

Ben Franklin's Almanac of Wit, Wisdom, and Practical Advice

Useful Tips and Fascinating Facts for Every Day of the Year

Author: The Old Farmer's Almanac, Editors

Publisher: Yankee Books

ISBN: 9780899093895

Category: Self-Help

Page: 400

View: 5004

Ben Is Back! Ben Franklin's inventiveness made him the greatest American genius of them all. Now, the spirit of Ben meets the challenges of 21st-century living in Ben Franklin's Almanac of Wit, Wisdom, and Practical Advice. With the 1,538 tips in this amazing book, you'll be able to do everything smarter, better, and cheaper-- just like Ben himself! Try these for starters. * Keep eggs fresh twice as long by keeping them in their carton-- not in the refrigerator egg holder-- and stashing them in the lowest part of the fridge. * Make your panty hose last five times longer with a saltwater soak. * Grow your best garden ever-- with toilet paper! * Get your PC screen and keyboard spotless with a used fabric-softener sheet. * Keep ice cream cones from dripping-- even on the hottest days-- by dropping a marshmallow into the bottom of the cone before adding ice cream. * Rub off rust spots on your car's chrome with aluminum foil. * Rid your pets of fleas by adding a tablespoon of vinegar to their food. * Make your plastic containers smell fresh again with the daily news! And look inside for more than 1,000 others! You'll get 365 days' worth of ingenious hints, practical solutions, and delicious recipes, along with a generous portion of Ben's witty maxims, historical tidbits, inventions, and advice. Packed with clever cleaning ideas, kitchen wisdom, smart gardening tips, savvy health hints, easy home-repair advice, weather wisdom, and, of course, money-saving strategies, Ben Franklin's Almanac of Wit, Wisdom, and Practical Advice is a book you'll turn to every day of the year.

The Old farmer's almanac sampler

Author: Robb Hansell Sagendorph

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Reference

Page: 306

View: 8184

The Old Farmer's Almanac 2002

Author: Robert Bailey Thomas,Judson D. Hale

Publisher: Old Farmer's Almanac

ISBN: 9781571982087

Category: Reference

Page: 304

View: 8355

"The Old Farmer's Almanac" preserves its record as the oldest continuously published periodical in North America. For 2001, the Almanac presents a special, expanded issue with fun and a few surprises for the new century. Consumer trends, garden truths and myths, predictions for the 21st century, and many other subjects fill the issue.

The New England Farmer's Almanac ...

Author: Thomas Green Fessenden

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category:

Page: N.A

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