Join us for an enchanting two-hour session of Mindful Gardening, where we immerse ourselves in the ambiance of the garden, learning valuable lessons in care, patience, and love that can be applied to our own self-care.
In this session, we will embark on a journey of self-discovery, uncovering the connections between tending to the needs of plants and cultivating our own well-being. Throughout the session, our facilitators will guide participants in the art of mindfulness, teaching techniques to bring awareness to the present moment. As we gently nurture and cultivate the garden, we will simultaneously nurture our own spirits, fostering a deeper sense of self-care and self-compassion.
Through planting, weeding and watering, participants will develop an appreciation for the intricate needs of plants and the interconnectedness of all living things. Amidst the vibrant colours, fragrant scents, and the soothing sounds of nature, we will embrace the opportunity to quiet our minds and nourish our souls. We will learn to let go of stress, worries, and distractions, as we focus on the present moment and the delicate needs of our green companions. By practicing mindful gardening, we will forge a deeper connection with ourselves, cultivating a sense of inner peace and harmony.
No prior gardening experience is required to participate in this event. Whether you are an avid gardener or a novice, Mindful Gardening offers a serene space for self-exploration and growth.
Participants in the Blossome Summer Self-care for Grieving Hearts programme will have the opportunity to participate in this session and together share a wonderful experience.
This session is not therapy, but is therapy informed led by an art therapist so it may have a therapeutic value to participants. Blossome is not a crisis intervention service. We signpost to other services. Information will be provided at the session to ensure all participants feel supported.