There aren't many things we put so much care, time, and patience into as growing a plant. So, of course, when something happens to our beloved plants, it makes us unhappy, and we want to fix and prevent it! It's already tedious enough to grow a plant from seed.
Maybe you love to garden for no other reason than, well, because you love to garden, and that's perfectly ok! I know I simply love to be outdoors in nature and feel the earth beneath my feet. But in case you aren't convinced or are looking for a good "excuse" to play in the dirt, below are a few reasons how gardening can benefit you and your family. It might just even become your new treasured past-time!