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Persimmon Seed Forecast

According to old-timer's folklore, when you cut a persimmon seed in half and look at the shape inside, a spoon shape indicates above average snowfall, a knife shape signals colder than normal temperatures and a fork shape means warmer than average temperatures. The name Diospyros literally translates to "Fruit of the Gods" and is an apt description [...]

Steal A Pig!

Did you know, some people believe that to steal a very young pig will bring them luck.   We read about a man who caught a boy in the act of stealing one of his little pigs.   He let the boy get away with it and made no complaint which was not in character at all. [...]

25 Amazing Uses for Baking Soda

Let's look at twenty-five amazing ways you can use baking soda: 1. One part baking soda mixed with two parts of ground oatmeal makes a great scrub for your face. Just mix together the two ingredients and add enough water to make a paste. Gently rub the paste onto your face, avoiding the eye area. [...]