5 Ways Gardening Will Boost Your Creativity
Are you finding ways to boost your creativity? Staying motivated & maintain healthy life balance is difficult. We have become so busy that we don’t have time to think & sit!
Gardening is the best tool to boost your creative juices. It elevates our mood & helps us to de-stress. Positive mind inspires us to be more creative.
Here are the five ways to boost your creativity through gardening
Unleash Your Productivity by Looking at the Green Color in the Garden
A recent study states that green colour can bring your creativity out. It is the main reason behind physical & psychological growth. While looking at green plants, you can motivate yourself to improve. This, in return, will lead to your growth.
For example, by looking at green colour, you can concentrate & find the ways to master a task. Green color inspires you to be productive & positive. This is similar to that you make efforts & bear the fruits of your hard work.
As a gardener is very patient while growing carrots. It usually takes 10-15 days for the first leaf to come. Carrot sprouts look like celery, anise, cilantro, & drill. Similarly, when you decide to do something & put all your efforts, you become successful.
So, green color carve your creativity. It makes you realize that by your efforts & labor, you can be productive. Therefore, with your labor & hard work you can unleash your hidden potential. Once you have realized your potential, nobody can stop you from being successful.
Peaceful Mind Thinks in a Positive Direction
Green color makes my mind refreshed & relaxed. In 2004, a survey was published in a college student journal. The study states that green colour increased their comfort & positivity levels. Students tend to associate green colour with environment & nature.
I love to sit in my garden as it calms my mind. When your mind is at peace, you tend to think positive. Positive ideas give way to your creativity.
You can remove clutter & negative thoughts from your mind. You get motivated to do be optimistic & patient. Creatively de-stress yourself by spending some time in the garden.
I devote 30 minutes daily in the garden. It gives me the mental strength to handle difficult situations. I feel very calm & relaxed.
I write down the things on the paper that disturbs me. While in the garden, think of their solutions & how to manage them.
Green Colour in the Garden helps in Healing your Body & Mind
Green colour heals your body & mind. It also helps to reduce your nervousness & depression. When you are less nervous then, can think clearly. Clear mind enhances creativity.
To experience the power of green what can be the best activity? Yes, it is the gardening. Gardening controls your mind & allows you to focus. It makes your mind rejuvenated & refreshed.
You can yourself see that a fresh mind can work so well. You can increase your imagination skills with a calm mind. The power of imagination is important for painter, writers, & musicians.
Reconnect with Others & Speak Out your Innovative Thoughts
Nowadays, we hardly find time to interact with one another. We remain busy either at home or office. Gardening is the best way where we interact with neighbors & family members. With a calm & cool mind, we tend to share & listen to each other.
Focus leashes the good ideas & ideas leads to creativity. Discuss your problem & get the solution. Listening can increase our knowledge. Discuss new ideas & new projects. It boosts your social & communication skills. So, call your neighbors to have a party in your garden. It helps in connecting you with nature.
Kill Negative Thoughts while Removing Weeds from your Garden
Green is easy to find. Keep your body & minds relaxed & balanced. Balanced Mind boosts your mood & keeps away from negative thoughts.
Weeds (unwanted plants) takes the food (essential nutrients & minerals) & water of the plants. By removing weeds, plants grow in the better conditions. In the same way, our negative thoughts decrease efficiency to work. Removing negative thoughts increases positive energy.
Remove the weeds that look like rhubarb. Rhubarb is toxic. It looks like a plant. They are inedible. They cause harm to you, your kids & pets.
Make your surrounding look green to spread the cheer & smile. Green color rekindles security & possibility. A secure mind unlocks the power of creativity.
Gardening changes the way you look & feel. It is therapeutic & allows connecting with you. When I get tensed, I go to the garden to look & feel green color. I hope that these methods will help you to get out your creative juices!
Featured on The Essential Life
A Message From The Essential Life
If you have anything that you would like to add to the conversation, or if you have any questions or comments, please make yourself heard in the comments - we're listening. You can also connect with The Essential Life directly by contacting us here.
We would also like to invite YOU to shape the future of The Essential Life by becoming one of our guest bloggers. If you would like to share your knowledge, or your story with The Essential Life community & you'd like to see your articles featured here on our website, please submit your articles here.
Each blogs & articles that you share on the Essential Life will be attributed to you. We also include your bio & links to your website & social media with each article that you publish on The Essential Life. In addition, The Essential Life works tirelessly to support all of our contributors by promoting you on our own social media.
About The Author - Emily Taylor
Emily is the voice behind Love Backyard. Follow her blog to learn all about gardening & so much more!