Summers in Texas are brutal.
Oppressive heat, for months on end, with little rain to quench the desperate thirst of the plants struggling to survive.
Such is the mission ahead of Brownie troop 1608: Keep the garden of Forest Creek Elementary school alive. No irrigation, no sprinklers. Just a hose and watering cans. And many, many hot thirsty days ahead. If I were a betting girl, my money would be on the oppressive heat to conquer the best efforts of our little ol’ troop. we shall see
This week Piper and Samantha (and their very good non-Brownie friend Parker) waged the first of many battles …