My Garden Saved My Life

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compiled by Michele Miao on Sep 25, 2007 at 7:06PM

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My Garden Saved My Life

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Battling Breast Cancer

During my recent treatment for breast cancer, being in my garden helped me immensely. Although I couldn't do much, just being outside and taking in the flowers, vegetables and all of the critters that go with a garden made me feel better. It also helped me not to feel sorry for myself and like I was accomplishing something, even if I just planted a couple of seeds that day.

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Read more about reducing stress through gardening on GardenWeb.


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