Grow the Good Life
Why A Vegetable Garden Will Make You Happy, Healthy, Wealthy, and WiseBook - 2011
Our parents saw supermarkets and processed foods as the height of convenience. But nothing is moreconvenient than grocery shopping in the backyard. A vegetable garden offers the best defense againstrising food prices, the most environmentally sound way to eat, and better exercise than any gym. It willturn anyone into a wonderful cook, since nothing tastes more vibrant than homegrown. And it can takeless time every week than a trip to the supermarket.In Grow the Good Life, Michele Owens, an amateur gardener for almost two decades, makes an entertaining and persuasive case for vegetable gardens. She starts with two simple but radical ideas: Growing food on a small scale is easy, and it is absurdly rewarding.
Publisher: New York, NY : Rodale, c2011
Branch Call Number: 635 OWE 2011 22
Characteristics: xiv, 209 p. ; 23 cm