Gardening with kids tips for gardening fun

Whether your kids are 5 or 15, gardening is a fun family activity to share. Gardening with kids gets them (and you!) outside, connects them to nature, and encourages healthy eating habits that last a lifetime. It also teaches them to be good stewards of the earth, allowing them to discover how plants attract birds, bees, worms, and other beneficial creatures. Plus, there’s nothing like seeing the look of pride on a child’s face when they eat something they helped cultivate. Creating a garden with your child is worth the time and effort – and it’s easy to do!

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Herbs The 10 best to grow at home

Growing herbs at home provide a steady supply of ingredients to enhance nearly any meal. Simply walk out your door, snip what you need, and enjoy the fresh flavor and health benefits. If you’re new to gardening, herbs are a great way to start because they are easy to care for, grow well in many climates, have a wide variety of uses in cooking, and are full of nutrients and antioxidants. The herbs listed below require minimal growing space, making them ideal for RopedOnCedar’svertical planter systems. Below are 10 of the best herbs to grow at home using our planters.

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