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Home Grown Greens (And Toppings!)

Wednesday, September 25th, 2013

girl holding plantAfter receiving a planting bed for her 5th birthday, my daughter told me she wanted to grow everything we needed to make our own salad. Avery said, “We can plant lettuce, cucumbers, carrots, tomatoes, and of course croutons. Every salad needs some croutons!

Avery, 5

Carrie Randall; Holly Springs, NC

Image: Girl holding plant via Shutterstock.

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Growth Spurt

Thursday, March 28th, 2013

girl's dirty feet in grassMy daughter and I were using manure in the garden to help the plants grow. She asked, “Does manure make humans grow too?” When I told her no, Serenity said, “Oops. I already put it on myself.”

Serenity, 7

Teresa Vang; Banning, CA

Image: Close up of child’s dirty feet and toes in grass via Shutterstock.

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