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Preparing our Garden for Spring

I love having Henry help me in the garden. We are working together, getting dirty and discovering nature.

Gardening also teaches patience -- Henry has already been asking when the strawberries, raspberries and blueberries will be ready to eat. We'll have to wait for the flowers, bees and sunshine to do their work first.


There are lots of weeds to pull.
Some weeds even have pretty purple flowers.
Using a rake to turn the soil.
Hoeing the dirt.
Pulling more weeds.
Finding wiggly worms.
Planting peas and potatoes.
Cooling off in the shade with a hard-earned snack -- strawberry yogurt popsicle.

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