Want to grow your own vegetables? Well, it saves money — buying produce at the market costs eight times more than growing your own. There are many other good reasons why you may want to grow some of your own produce in a vegetable garden. You will definitely enjoy better tasting food. Many people find that their cooking habits change; they prepare simpler and less expensive recipes that are also healthier. Some families make tending the vegetable garden a group activity to help teach children about homegrown food. For tips and cautions about starting your own garden, visit our sister site, Living on the Cheap.