June 2012

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Early Summer Strawberries

June 17, 2012

The kids usually find the first few ripe strawberries in late May, rifling through the leaves of our overgrown patch looking for any sign of the scarlet-colored fruit underneath. It isn’t until mid to late June that our plants begin to show real signs of progress, dropping berries over the side of the planter box […]

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Fresh Summer Rolls

June 7, 2012

Our school year drew to an end yesterday, making this our first official day of summer. Today we begin a season of trampoline jumping, bike riding, and sprinkler hopping—making way for some pretty consistent summertime snacking. Since three growing kids and their friends can do much to quickly and efficiently winnow down our summer snack […]

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