They dig their fingers into the dirt, their knees bearing into the ground as they embed sprigs of thyme in identical rows. The sun beats down on the small plot, and the work can be tedious, but these volunteers — most of them American, most of them Jewish — plant with a purpose....
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I do love a low price, and you can’t get lower than Zero. The good news is that there are a gazillion useful items out there that are just yours for the taking: everything from moving boxes to mature trees. And we all know how irritating immature trees can be.
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Do you have a backyard? Is it green and full of flowers and trees? In Matot-Masei, we learn that God believes green space is an absolute necessity. God tells the Israelites: "Set aside some of your land for the Levites, so they can build towns. Make sure that there is...