21. Gardening can be a harmful hobby if you’re not careful.
If you love to garden, you probably hate weeds. But unfortunately, if you choose to take care of those weeds with weed killer, you’re putting yourself in danger. Glyphosate, the most commonly used weed killer, has been shown to be carcinogenic to humans.
To keep your garden looking gorgeous without using harmful chemicals, consider turning to natural methods of weed control. Shade the soil around your plants, be careful about what types of compost you use, and make sure to pull up the entire plant when weeding by hand. Using a few simple tricks will help both you and your garden thrive.