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I'm a freelance writer and the creator/writer/editor of Smarty Pants Magazine for Kids; a nonfiction publication for children of all ages.

Poinsettias After Christmas

by, Jo Carol Hebert The plant we call the Poinsettia is native to Mexico and Central America. The Aztecs called this plant, Cuetlaxochitl, meaning ‘mortal flower that perishes and withers’. […]