Week 1: Start an herb garden

Good herbs to grow inside to save money and teach kids the importance of nutrition and gardening. 

  1. Thyme
  2. Basil
  3. Parsley
  4. Cilantro
  5. Sage
  6. Mint 

Obtain the following seeds at your local market or grocery store. 

Spend the day teaching your children about the importance of herbs in creating flavorful meals. 

Place the herbs in 2 cups of soil in a soft clay pot. 

Make sure you water the herbs with the recommendations on the package. 

Watch your hard work grow and use the herbs in your cooking!

Rupa Mahadevan