One of the reasons stress is so widespread is because life is hectic. We live it hard and fast, often finding ways to cut corners to gain more time in order to get more done.
But that actually adds to stress. Since stress can take a toll on your health, you need to find a way to relieve that stress. A great way to do that is through gardening.
You might think of gardening as not exactly a relaxing idea when you consider that creating one only adds more work to your busy schedule. But there is a way to make gardening fun and relaxing.
So relaxing in fact that it gives you relief from the stress you deal with. In the book Slow Gardening: A No-Stress Philosophy for All Senses and All Seasons, you’ll learn how taking up gardening can help give you peace and other benefits. Continue reading
Spending time gardening appeals to the creative side of people. There’s something relaxing about bringing plants from seeds or starter plant to full maturity.
It offers a sense of fulfillment that’s known to work at reducing stress. What’s great too about gardening is that it’s easy to learn and it’s a hobby that offers other rewards besides relieving stress.
You can grow flowers to add color and beauty to your home or you can grow fruits and vegetables for use in your meal planning. Whatever reason you choose to garden, you’ll want to make it as convenient as possible.
One of the ways to do this is to make sure that you have the tools to keep everything organized in one place. The Suncast GC1500B Portable Outdoor Gardening Center with Interchangeable Shelves can give you that organization. Continue reading
Germinating seeds has never been easier than it is with the Hydrofarm CK64050 Germination Station with Heat Mat. This handy device will help you to get started on your garden before the weather allows.
Some plants such as tomatoes and peppers need to be started indoors so that they’ll be ready for planting when the weather gets warm enough for them to grow well. You can use this station to help germinate those and any other seeds.
This particular unit has 72 cells you can fill with soil and seeds. It also has a dome that covers the seedlings to keep them moist and create a greenhouse environment. There are also vents in the cover to keep airflow steady throughout the unit. Continue reading