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Entries Tagged as 'foodietots kitchen garden'

Almost Wordless Garden Wednesday

May 2nd, 2012 · 1 Comment

today in the foodie tots kitchen garden: (1) great job for tots: weeding around the edge of the bed (2) peas coming up (3) first strawberry is almost ready! How’s your garden growing?

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{Friday Finds} Earth Day Quick Ideas

April 20th, 2012 · No Comments

Need a last minute activity for Earth Day this Sunday? Pottery Barn Kids has some adorable garden kits on sale, including a butterfly garden kit (in stores). Of course, you can pick up a packet of seeds and reuse a cardboard egg carton to quickly jump start your garden. In honor of Earth Day (Week/Month), [...]

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Worm Wednesday: Peas! Or, a Pea!

June 22nd, 2011 · 7 Comments

After the disappointing pea harvest last year — when my peas wilted in the summer heat as soon as they began to bear pods — I found a variety described as “heat tolerant” this time around. And it paid off, as we left for a 10-day vacation in the midst of a upper-90s heat wave, [...]

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Worm Wednesday: Audrey & Mo’s Unusual Crop

June 1st, 2011 · 1 Comment

Today’s gardening tots are the adorable Audrey and Mo, ages 3.5 and nearly-2, of In the Kitchen with Audrey. The garden is a wonderful way to show kids where their food comes from. But where do lamps come from? Audrey’s mom writes, “I had no idea when planning to have children with a¬†witty, sarcastic certified¬†genius [...]

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Worm Wednesday: Celebrating Strawberries

May 26th, 2011 · 2 Comments

I’ve lived in Virginia for more than a decade (gulp), and yet I still have trouble thinking of May as strawberry season. Growing up, the grange down the road from our house hosted an enormous strawberry shortcake festival every Father’s Day weekend. On the bright side, Virginia’s accelerated berry season means I get to enjoy [...]

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