Dig Deep! Plant a Vegetable Garden and Grow Your Own Food

In the time of Corona, plant a vegetable garden and watch it grow your own food.

Kale, strawberries, and romaine lettuce from our garden. Photo by Miriam Diaz-Gilbert

I say, plant a garden and watch it grow your own food.

Gardening in the time of Corona

Preparing vegetable bed. Photo by Jon Gilbert

Organic Vegetable Plants, Lavender, and Marigolds

We Feasted

Planting. Photo by Miriam Diaz-Gilbert
Sprouting asparagus three years after they were planted. Photo by Miriam Diaz-Gilbert
Tomatoes, and peppers, and more. Photo by Miriam Diaz-Gilbert

Patience and Tender Loving Care

The physical act of gardening and weeding, whether a flower or vegetable garden, is a very fulfilling, meditative, and spiritual experience.

What a beauty! She just showed up. Photo by Miriam Diaz-Gilbert

You never know what you’re going to get when you plant a vegetable garden!

Planting a Vegetable Garden in the Time of Corona

Gardening and planting, whether a flower garden or a vegetable garden, is a good way to relax, take a break from the news, wash away your worries, and connect with dirt and the Earth.

Go ahead. Plant a vegetable garden. Watch it grow your own food.

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