“The single greatest lesson the garden teaches is that our relationship to the planet need not be zero-sum, and that as long as the sun still shines and people still can plan and plant, think and do, we can, if we bother to try, find ways to provide for ourselves without diminishing the world.” — Michael Pollan
Did you know gardening can influence and benefit your mental health?
“Interacting with nature, especially with the presence of water, can increase self-esteem and mood, reduce anger, and improve general psychological well-being with positive effects on emotions or behavior.” –AgriLife
We have been given an area in the meadow at Kirkridge Retreat to grow a vegetable, herb, and flower garden. 🥕🌿🌻