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Martha Asks: Raking Leaves

Martha Stewart
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Every month, Martha Stewart asks her fellow Garden Club members about their gardens and the measures they take to keep them looking beautiful. Leave a comment and let Martha know your answer.

Q: Raking leaves in the fall can be a tedious task. Wouldn’t it be nice if someone held open a bag for just-raked leaves the entire time you were raking? Wheelbarrow handles will do the task: loop the drawstrings of your bag around the handles so the bag stays open and upright. Check ahead whether your town allows plastic bags for leaf collection. What are some of your tips on how to easily rake up fall leaves?

Raking Leaves


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