Friday, November 12, 2010

Leaves of Autumn--No More Bagging

Leaves are falling from your maple and oak trees by the tens of thousands. You’ve got to get out there with your rake and 10, 20, 40, or 80 recyclable leaf bags. Your muscles soon will cramp. Your back will ache. God bless suburbia! Happy Autumn!


There’s a better, easier, way to take care of your leaves. In her “A Cook’s Garden” column in the Washington Post, Barbara Damrosch, recommends several ways you can use them in your flower and veggie gardens and even on your lawn.

I love her first sentence: “It’s November, and nature is mulching.”

To read her short article, CLICK HERE.

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