Growing, Growing, Growing Potatoes in a Garbage Can

Wordless Wednesday Our regular readers are aware that this year we started growing potatoes in a garbage can.  They’ve grown very fast, so here is a picture walk through the process: We started with these: We let them cure overnight on the windowsill: And planted them in a can: About three weeks later we had […]

Are Zoos Green?

“Someone told me it’s all happening at the zoo, I do believe it, I do believe it’s true…” I like the zoo.  I think it makes a good field trip with children.  I believe that it’s good for children to be exposed to real animals in real life.  My brother would argue that “that’s not […]