The garden bed in front of the house faces south and tends to be hot and dry. This year I decided to plant it with tall, heat tolerant things and installed a soaker hose. My hope was that enough plants would grow up to shade at least some of the front porch and (hopefully) keep the house cooler.
This is what happened:
Since I count on my garden for mental health as well as some food, I am being blessed this summer by these beautiful reminders of God’s faithfulness in the details of life!