23 ways to unlock your life with a garden (even a window box will help)
Get healthier by eating organic food that costs less – vegetables that you grow yourself will be a LOT less expensive then the ones you buy in the supermarket and you’ll be 100% certainty they’re free of all those nasty and unhealthy things
Have a theme for your travels – all over the world there are gardens to visit, enjoy and get inspired by
Have a new place to decorate (your home is done and redone!)
Connect to nature by watching your garden growing and the impact of each season
Get more fresh air, good for mental and physical health
Have the perfect reason to buy those rubber boots you loved!
Watch wildlife in your garden – it will be like having your own nature TV channel
Find a never ending number of motifs to photograph, from entire gardens to macro photography of plants
Gardens make happier and healthier dogs (and better behaved dogs)
Decrease your stress and diseases that come from it by connecting with nature
Listen to birds sing, top of the tops of music
Get in shape and have more stamina with gardening
Enjoy more yoga and meditation by surrounding yourself with plants, water, sunshine…
Learn the Latin names of plants, or common names in other languages, it will improve your language skills
Get a new source of friends, other garden lovers, whether gardeners or ones who just like to visit and enjoy gardens
Have another reason to go shopping, all those cool accessories for gardening and your garden!
Cook healthier meals for your family – children love to eat greens they helped grow and pick
Increase your creativity by reading garden books and flower and seed catalogs.
Read biographies and learn how gardens and gardening inspired others. Did you know that Nelson Mandela loves gardening and did it while in prison?
Everyone loves a garden party, so everyone invited will come!
Garden weddings make the most memorable experiences and amazing photos.
Be a conservationist in your garden, helping local species thrive and protecting endangered ones.
Increase the value of your house with a garden – if you plan to sell yours, take care of the garden before putting the for sale sign up. And pot a few plants to take with you for the new garden.
Add more color to your life literally – there are flowers in every color and combination of colors you can imagine and more.