However I really try not to say no to things that are not dangerous, I think kids need to explore! If that means tasting the dirt then so be it. I think he learned pretty fast that dirt doesn't go in the mouth :) Talking about how we use dirt for plants!
We are ordering bull rock to make new beds where the grass just won't grow on the sides of the fence.
What a fun day! Boys are sleeping and I'm about to take a nap myself!