How to Teach Kids To Garden

You want to teach your kids to garden? You want them to learn lessons in hard work with watering, weeding and fertilizing. You want them to experience the bounty of their work. Snap off  a pea to eat. Pick beans. Dig carrots, potatoes and onions. By teaching kids to garden, you teach them the beginnings […]

Garden planting with fresh hail

Miss A did a little garden dance as we planted the garden this week. She even wore her pumpkin socks under her pink boots for growing luck to her pumpkin seeds. Miss E has a green thumb…for about four minutes at a time. She was very excited for garden planting, more excited than my dear […]

Don’t throw dirt

We are raising girls that dig in and aren’t afraid of a little dirt and hard work. But they are competitive. Miss E was planting “her” garden the other night with pink petunias and white and purple pansies. She was mess making but happy as can be in the dirt. As I snapped a photo, […]