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Family Fun / Outdoors

Kiddie Pool 21/12/02

Family fun for the weekend The most event-y time of the year Last week’s Hippo (the Nov. 25 issue) was […]

5 books about nature and gardening laid out on tablecloth
Outdoors / The Gardening Guy

Hoe hoe hoe

Gifts for the gardener Ready to shop! Every time I turn on the radio or open a newspaper, there are […]

Family Fun / Outdoors

Kiddie Pool 21/11/25

Family fun for the weekend Take the family to the museum Or send the family to the museum — whichever […]

sliced tomatoes roasted on tinfoil
Outdoors / The Gardening Guy

Get roasting

Intensify the flavors of garden produce One of the reasons I garden is that I love to cook and to […]

Family Fun / Outdoors

Kiddie Pool 21/11/18

Family fun for the weekend The Thanksgiving spirit Get into the Thanksgiving spirit with a storytime and craft based on […]

hand holding plant stems with very small white flowers
Outdoors / The Gardening Guy

More than maples

Fall color is everywhere New England is known worldwide for its fall color. People swarm here from all over, largely […]

Family Fun / Outdoors

Kiddie Pool 21/11/11

Family fun for the weekend Science Thursday As mentioned in last week’s Kiddie Pool, there are some science opportunities for […]

small tree in snow, fencing wrapped around base
Outdoors / The Gardening Guy

Tree death prevention

Save trees from bark mulch and rodents If you have cleaned up the vegetable garden and cut back your perennials, […]

Family Fun / Outdoors

Kiddie Pool 21/11/04

Family fun for the weekend Getting out while the getting is still good All but the south-southeastern-iest parts of the […]

red and yellow tulips growing indoors, sitting in window, outside snow
Outdoors / The Gardening Guy

Use the force

How to plant bulbs for forcing indoors I love the winter, but by March I am ready for spring. I […]

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