8 Healing Herbs You Can Grow

I'm a big fan of herbs... I love how they smell, the texture they provide, that self sustaining feeling they give you, just having them in the garden. But I'm also a big fan because I'm convinced many of them can do you good and help you heal from minor ailments. I chose eight of my top fav healing herbs for the garden based on how easy they are to use and prepare at home, and also how easy they … [Read more...]

Healing Gardens: What Can Garden Therapy Do For You?

At 105 years-old, Mattie Fancher is still involved with her garden. She celebrated her birthday last month and is still getting noticed for her yard on 32nd Street. She occasionally tours the backyard garden in a wheelchair and she doesn't hesitate to give out expert guidance to landscapers weeding the gardens or pruning the trees. You've heard of “pet therapy”? Most of us know that owning … [Read more...]