|Positioning the marker just so in the pot|
"Okay!" responded my 5 year old son enthusastically. "And carrots too! They're a winter crop!"
Well. Can't argue with his garden savvy or his gusto, so the three of us spent an hour in the vegetable garden this afternoon. It was in the low 60s, I'd say, a welcome respite from the recent "bitter" (by Bay Area standards) cold. We planted radishes in a pot, and in the ground cilantro, mesclun, beets, and carrots, all from seed. I pulled out my sad, sad plants formerly known as tomatoes, clicked my tongue over my peas, and weeded. Grr. Also tried to redirect some sneaky bamboo, grr x 1000.
|Any excuse to practice those kindergarten writing skills|
I think the Vitamin D did us all good. Whether we'll reap anything more tangible, time will tell.
|Of COURSE you need to bring out about 50 craft sticks to choose from. All the markers too. You never know what you'll need.|