As a parent how can one teach the children how to be responsible for their action for the greater good of the community, like say throwing candy wrappers in garbage cans or putting their toys in proper places - start from home.
I prune all the trees and shrubs at our school as a volunteer. I did make my sons haul away the debris but they weren't happy about it. I hope they'll carry on my tradition as they grow older and have their own kids. I tell them it's that much less
we as taxpayers will have to pay an outside service for this work and I enjoy making it look nice. Sometimes maintenance workers just don't have a green thumb.
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