Why I garden contest

Friends, fellows, countrymen and gardeners listen up:

The essay contest, WHY I GARDEN will Officially end at midnight on Sunday night, December 21st, the Winter Solstice.

Grand Prize is a $100 gift certificate to the garden center of your choice. YOUR CHOICE.
If I were Pioneer Woman, I’d be giving away a trip to the Chelsea Garden Show, but I’m not.

Runner up will receive a $50 gift certificate to the garden center of their choice.

May the best essay win.