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5 Reasons You Should Grow Food Not Lawns

I almost called this post 5 Reasons I Started Ripping Up My Front Garden and Why You Should Too. But then I thought some people may get upset. There are people that love them some front lawns and wear them like a badge of honour. But as far as I’m concerned the best thing anyone can do is grow food not lawns….period. As you can probably tell I’m not nearly so attached to mine, partly due to the fact that The Hubby and the one neighbour are in a literal turf war. Disclosure: Some of the links below are affiliate links, meaning, at no additional cost to you, I will earn a commission if you click through and make a purchase. If you’re shaking you’re head then let me explain what this entails. You start with two grown men, then add two lawnmowers set to different heights. Both of them mowing the front lawn which we share. I personally like to keep ours longer so that it doesn’t burn and I honestly think it looks better. The Hubby on the other hand gleefully likes to lower our lawn height just a little each time in order to see how low…

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