In this Super Soul Short, we're going green with social activist Riet Schumack and her husband, Mark. They're spearheading a grassroots youth gardening movement to help rebuild Brightmoor, a struggling neighborhood on Detroit's northwest side. Years ago, Brightmoor was ridden with crime and on the brink of abandonment. Today, they're proving that growth and transformation are possible, one garden at a time.
† Nice article on how to grow a vegetable garden and landscape it for beauty as well as efficiency in a small space ... I can use some of these ideas especially for the large vegetable garden out front! from decorology: Decorating for your garden!
Growing Your Own Food is Like Printing Your Own Money - when food prices are skyrocketing, save on your budget by growing your own! You can also trade/barter your produce for something you need from someone else - use to feed small livestock for meat...the list goes on!