School gardens help promote good nutrition

When Chris Hollen sent her daughter to Freshwater Elementary School with a salad in her lunch five years ago, the other kids laughed at her. Full Story
Donna

AOL

#1 Apr 4, 2008
Hi: My two Grandchildren go to Freshwater school and participate in the gardening program. My husband and I have been raising our two Grandchildren going on 8 years and they have been raised around lots of veggies and fruits. They love to garden with Grandma and help her can the vegetables also. Thank you, Cris Hollen for such a wonderful program you have put together for our children who go to Freshwater school. I know that they will all reward you by passing on their knowledge they have gotten from you. THANK YOU AGAIN, Ms. Hollen
Cynthia

Hollywood, FL

#2 Apr 7, 2008
I would love to hire a landscaper for my ranch who can help me set up gardens like this for my family. Does anyone know how I can reach Ms. Hollen?

“HENCHMAN OF JUSTICE”

Since: Dec 07

McKinleyville

#3 Apr 7, 2008
Now, let us talk about how FLOURIDE can be taught to kids as well.

Jeffrey Lytle
McKinleyville - 5th District
Debrah

Vincentown, NJ

#4 Apr 9, 2008
If "Mother Nature" was a mortal... she would be Chris Hollen! Like a magic garden nymph, she sprinkles her love over the Earth and wonderful things grow! She enriches peoples lives in so many ways and if she could, she would feed and nurture the world from her gardens and groves, beautify the world with her flowers, and cure all that ails you with that which grows from the soil. Lucky are those whose lives she touches!
Shut Up Hippie

Eureka, CA

#5 Apr 10, 2008
So farmers all over America are worthy of your worship Debrah? Doubt it, you say crap like tha above then slam the rest by calling them rednecks.

I know your type.

BFD she grows plants. Wow.
Matt

North Hampton, NH

#6 Jul 24, 2008
I don't get it "shut up hippie", friends and family aren't allowed to give chris a pat on the back for doing a great job? Chris never called herself a farmer, she arranged a childhood developement program. You're really great at missing the point.

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