Saturday was an outdoor work day at Mom's. She has cut back the square footage of flower beds there in the past few years - knee replacement and back surgery required that she do so. Then, she became a full-time care-giver for Daddy. So, the children pitched in and did some weeding and prepping for the growing season.
Little Farmer felt the need to put her fingers in the dirt - it must be a family trait!
Bridgette said, "Because I was trying to prevent little hands from playing in it and getting themselves wet."
Then, came the universal question of importance that was repeated no less than ten times during this short planting session, "Why?"