Day #104: Give a Garden

The four of us had a fun time this morning planting a garden for the Salvation Army's shelter in Fayetteville. We pulled up weeds, broke apart soil, dug holes, and planted zucchini squash and tomatoes. The shelter will use the fresh¬†vegetables in their kitchen. This was a great project for the whole family because our two girls were able help with the entire process from preparing the soil … [Read more...]

Day #61: Give Flowers For a Garden

Today was story hour at the public library. Stephanie stayed with the girls and I headed to the other side of the library to take advantage of the quiet environment and free WiFi. When the storytime was over, the girls proudly showed me two pots of flowers (there had been a special guest from Lowe's there leading a hands-on project). The girls and I left Stephanie at the library for her turn … [Read more...]