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Is Year-Round School the Answer?

Please tell me that this fellow’s thoughts are not echoed by more than three other Americans:  http://www.cnn.com/2011/OPINION/05/10/granderson.yearround.school/index.html?hpt=C2 Granderson’s piece focuses on his premise that American students should be going to school year-round. I more than vehemently disagree with this stance; … Continue reading

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How to Label Garden Plants

Thought I’d post another gardening tip here. Let me know if you have any questions you need answering related to gardening. If I don’t know the answer, I know people who do. So here are some thoughts on labeling gardening … Continue reading

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How to Start Plants Indoors

Howdy! Since the time of the year for getting your indoor starts has come, I figured I would post this rather detailed and excellent (yes, I say so myself) guide on how to get ‘er done. Read on. If you … Continue reading

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Resources for Raising Your Child in a Bilingual Home

Raising a child in a bilingual home has become a priority for many parents, due to our world’s increased connectivity and the globalization of much of culture, finance and society. But how should parents go about raising a child in … Continue reading

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How to Plant a Bare Root Tree

Your doorbell rang five minutes ago. Now the delivery men are gone, leaving in their wake your new peach tree! But wait a minute. Where is the canvas around the roots? Where is the dirt? That’s right, you have a … Continue reading

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