To say that the process of having a successful garden was a process would be an understatement. In fact, you have spent some significant time trying to help your now 16 year old daughter successfully produce a garden. The first year her grandfather gave her some tomato plants that he had started in his green house during the winter and spring. Those plants were productive, but the family two week vacation took their tool.
The next summer your daughter convinced your husband to build her a raised garden in the back yard. The fact that you had recently paid to remove a large tree meant that you had one corner of space that was perfect for the raised bed, so your husband agreed. Nearly five hours one weekend and as much as $120 invested, your husband completed the project.
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