About

Among my potted plants

This blog is part gardening show and tell, part spiritual journal, blending the process of gardening, the pleasures of growing our own food, the setbacks, disappointments and obstacles, with the spiritual journey and reflections of myself as a gardener and mother.

I am a Suburban vegetable gardener and mother in Colorado. Living proof that you don’t need fancy gadgets and expensive toys to enjoy gardening. Really, to parent and to grow, all you need is love… and a sprinkle of patience.

Digging in the plot

6 Responses to “About”

  1. forwardhomesteading June 9, 2012 at 1:36 pm #

    Great to “meet” you! I look forWard to supporting one another! I love the format you are using, very cute 🙂

    • michellethegrower June 12, 2012 at 1:23 pm #

      Thanks! I’m sure we will! I love how gardening and technology are blending together to form communities of support and growth. 🙂

  2. Kimberly Konkol June 14, 2012 at 1:29 pm #

    I love your blog! I also love how you said “to parent and to grow, all you need is love – and a sprinkle of patience.” I’m looking forward seeing more of your posts and learning more about life in Colorado!

    • michellethegrower June 14, 2012 at 1:35 pm #

      Thanks, Kimberly! I loved yours too! I love finding similar voices of transformation, gratitude, and growth!

  3. patsquared2 June 16, 2012 at 3:01 am #

    How I love seeing beautiful young women (and moms) like you falling into the garden and the life of crime and joy gardening brings! Glad you liked my post and hope you will give me criticism, feedback and a few good tips you’ve learned…

    • michellethegrower June 16, 2012 at 5:35 pm #

      Thanks! Gardening truly brings one back to life, doesn’t it?! I’m looking forward to finding like-minded gardeners so that we may learn from one another and contribute to the global song!

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