Tag: healing gardens

Planting a Garden of Healing

Planting a Garden of Healing

Gardening comes with so many mental health benefits because it can bring us closer to Earth when we feel like we might have floated away and feel lost. Some people  
More than Memorial Flowers

More than Memorial Flowers

Have you ever been put in a place where you'd need to plant memorial flowers for yourself, or plant something that you may never see grow to its full maturity?  
A Sweet Hydrangea Story

A Sweet Hydrangea Story

Today's hydrangea story starts with a divorce, but follow it along, and you'll find a happy ending. Divorce is never an easy thing to go through, and the emotions that come  
How Nature Heals Us

How Nature Heals Us

When people are feeling overwhelmed, they sometimes need to take a break in nature. I know I do. For some, this might mean going to the garden or the woods.  
Growing a Garden of Remembrance

Growing a Garden of Remembrance

We've talked before about having gardening friends, and what fun it is to have people who will exchange seeds and cuttings with you, but I never thought too deeply about  
When Healing Gardens Heal the Soul

When Healing Gardens Heal the Soul

When you get stories from garden lovers near and far, you undoubtedly get some spectacular stories. I'm thrilled with so many of the writers that have appeared in the three  
Saving Seeds for Generations

Saving Seeds for Generations

I once read an article that said you can start saving seeds today that will supply your children's gardens. I never used to be up for saving seeds, but one  
Saving a Neglected Garden

Saving a Neglected Garden

When my friend got ill, it was difficult for her to watch the garden die. She had worked so hard on it for a decade, and now, it was a