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Thank you, Secret Garden!

November 21st, 2016

During Thanksgiving week, we reflect on what we are thankful for. At RMHC, we are thankful for our wonderful Secret Garden and all of our Master Gardeners. As they prepare our garden for the winter, please enjoy this poem by Master Gardener Ann Philips. In the Secret Garden there is a gate and a bridge and a path, Where flowers…

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McNugget Update

November 14th, 2016

Hi Friends, I just got back from a walk and thought I would take a few minutes to catch you up on what’s been going on with me…McNugget. This summer was great!  I went kayaking, paddle boarding and took some long walks with my human mom and Pepper (my awesome sister). It’s always fun to be outside, smelling all the…

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‘Tis the Season to Give

November 7th, 2016

Being in the hospital during the holidays is difficult for any patient, but it’s especially heart-breaking for a child. No hospitalized or seriously ill child should be away from home for the holidays! Your donation to the Ronald McDonald House will help us offer moms, dads and children a loving place to stay while they are far away from home…

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Cultivating Nature and Friendships

October 10th, 2016

Our Family Garden Education program teaches our families how to garden and cultivate friendships while cultivating nature! Through the generosity of a Kohl’s grant, we are able to fund our vegetable garden. This growing season, we have four beautiful new Cedar raised vegetable beds. Beginning in April, our UW-Extension Master Gardeners planned and planted our crops with guest families and…

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A Forest Fantasy

September 19th, 2016

Jaci, a 16-year-old girl who dreams of being an artist, wanted to give back to our Ronald McDonald House by using her amazing artistic talent. When searching for the best place in the House for Jaci to display her talent, the Play Room was chosen. We did not tell Jaci what to draw, we told her to let her mind…

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Savoring Summer in the Secret Garden

August 22nd, 2016

Every day is new and beautiful in the Secret Garden and August is especially colorful and interesting. We have nesting birds, hopping toads and frogs, hungry bunnies, ripening vegetables, awe inspiring Hardy Hibiscus and Passion Vine flowers. A unique aspect of the Secret Garden is that it is the backyard for the families staying at the Ronald McDonald House. As…

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