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By bread alone

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by Janie B. Cheaney
Posted 11/03/14, 02:07 pm

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Trim back the hedge

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by Janie B. Cheaney
Posted 10/06/14, 02:33 pm

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A shovel-ready job

Parenting
by Amy Henry
Posted 9/19/14, 03:31 pm

On a recent blistering Kansas day, a group of students and teachers are re-mulching an impossibly long walking path as part of our weekly school workday.

The four girls are told to mulch the path using large plastic pitchforks. The three boys have the job of cutting a straight line in the grass to mark the edge of the path. 

The girls start pitching and spreading the mulch, working up a sweat in our disappointingly tree-free spot.

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