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Growing Season

Friday, April 4th, 2014

My granddaughter and I were at a local nursery buying seeds for our garden. As we were leaving, we passed through the pesticide section and Layla stopped in her tracks. She pointed excitedly to a box of snail bait and exclaimed, “Grandma! We can grow our own snails!”

Layla, 3

Geri Watson; San Jose, CA

Image: Garden snail via Shutterstock

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Wet Welcome

Monday, July 29th, 2013

woman plantingI was kneeling by our patio to move some plants around and wondered why the ground was so damp. My son rounded the corner and asked, “What are you doing? I just peed there!”

Thomas, 4

Lee Ann Taylor; Dothan, AL

Image: Woman planting 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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