Title: The Rooted Life: Cultivating health & wholeness through growing your own food Author: Justin Rhodes Publisher: Worthy Books (Hachette) Available Now Book Website Synopsis: Part how-to and part personal narrative, The Rooted Life is chock-full of practical gardening tips. It’s also an invitation to a simpler, countercultural lifestyle. Scripture Connection The LORD God placedContinue reading “The Rooted Life (Book Review)”
Highly recommended to a variety of people groups: gardeners and poets; those who appreciate the writings of William Wordsworth and Henry Thoreau, L.M. Montgomery and Thomas Traherne; naturalists and those who don’t get outside much, but need to; land developers and conservationists.
I am VERY new to gardening, but the trouble I have with root vegetables is that you have to uproot them in order to enjoy the food you’re trying to grow. That feels rather mean to me, after I have spent so much time watering and tending to them— earning their trust, if you will.Continue reading “Promises and Potatoes”