Gardening is one of the tools I use for my own health. This past summer, my husband and I built this small memory garden in our backyard. Filled with our loved one's favorite plants and furniture from my parents' patio, it is a beautiful living reminder of those no longer with us. The rosemary plant, which helps to uplift our minds and boost memory, assures they will never be forgotten.
To read more about the healing power of gardening for grief, read this: http://dyingmatters.org/page/grief-gardening