10 Tips for Gardening with Kids

Gardening with Kids can be a way to share quality time. As our children begin to find hobbies and talents of their own, one of the best ways to get to know your children is to garden with them. Gardening can become a lifelong love for kids and a way to express themselves. There is nothing like sharing the outdoors and nature with kids, and it will give them a healthy way to develop many skills needed for the rest of their lives. With the influx of many illnesses in our world, teaching children to eat healthy and have an understanding of the nutrients and benefits of eating fresh food from a garden will show them that bad habits can cause severe damage to their bodies and give them a reason for eating healthy, unprocessed foods and through their learning, they will begin to see how switching to a clean version of some of the foods they currently eat, will not be hard at all. Learning how to cook things from the garden will also teach them skills for life, and sharing the kids recipes with a free penpal will make it even more fun! Here are 10 Tips to Begin Gardening with Kids

Gardening can really be a time of bonding with your child. Most of all, make it FUN. Remember as a child how much fun it was playing in sandboxes. Your child can make memories just like that while you are teaching them life skills and healthy living.

Let us know what other ideas you have for gardening with kids.