A nice and relaxing little hobby is probably the best one to have. Something to take our minds off the many different cares and worries that life never ceases to present to us day by day is what such a hobby would be. Not too difficult and not too complicated, and yet is still very engaging is what we’re really after. It would be best if it would provide more than simple fun and enjoyment, but also rejuvenate and allow us to recuperate.
If you go by the definition of a relaxing little hobby given above, then it must be said that gardening and planting different plants is one of the best. It is certainly relaxing, specifically because it involves taking care of little living things, which are what the plants actually are. In a way it could probably even be considered therapeutic, which would very well for those who are swamped with stressful activities every day.
Going by my own personal experience with gardening, I can say that it is indeed one of the best hobbies I have ever had. The part when I was planting in my little garden was particularly fun, and as I was watching and taking care of the plants as they grew and matured was also a great time. Just knowing that all those plants were under my care and depended on me was a nice feeling to have.
This time however, I would love to do some indoor planting as well. Since my outdoor garden is already thriving very well and beautifully I might add, I thought planting indoors is a good idea. That it would be like an extension of the garden that I have in our yard and he plants that grow there is not lost on me. I’d like to know now the best plants to grow on balcony and indoor areas.
Plants for Your Balcony
The part of the house hat I am looking at to first grow plants in is our balcony. I think that it would just be ideal for the area to have plants there, and then once I am successful in that part of the house, I could extend to other areas too. I am actually becoming very interested in planting vegetables on our balcony, which I think would be a really good thing. The family could have something healthy to eat that was actually grown within the house, and it would be organic, too.
I am looking at the following vegetables to plant:
• Cucumbers – First of all, cucumbers are quite easy to grow, which makes it perfect for my purpose. It is great for making salads and even some cold soups. Cucumbers are also delicious and high in protein.
• Eggplants – Planting an eggplant on my balcony would be an excellent choice, because it is both tasty and nutritious. Grilling it and then adding some salt and balsamic vinegar is sure to satisfy anyone’s palate.
• Tomatoes – Tomatoes should always be considered by anyone who is planning to have their little garden on their balcony, or anywhere in their home for that matter.