Adaptive Gardening

At the end of a gardening session do you slowly rise to your feet, stretch, and feel the pains that toiling in the soil bring to your body?  How many of us take the time to think about how the same activity level would affect a person with limited flexibility, one who is an amputee, or a person who is wheelchair bound?  This summer I have been privileged to look at these issues from an up close and personal perspective.  When we are young, bending, reaching, hauling heavy items, and Read More …