Rescue plants from the swap meet

There were these three sad little plants waterlogged in a non-draining bucket at swap meet. They looked like umbrellas - which I've since learned was their last stretch up, last attempt to stay alive. They were reaching for the light (and trying to jump out of that moldy soil I'm sure). When I got them … Continue reading Rescue plants from the swap meet

Plants, magical plants

Our love for plants is not new. Our addiction to them is though. But it's a damn good addiction to have and it feels amazing. We had over a week off together - all of us, the whole family (whaaaat)! Of course, our two older children mainly just like to be left to do their … Continue reading Plants, magical plants

It’s my first time propagating succulents

It is very exciting to see our first cuttings starting to propagate. We rescued this succulent plant from the clearance shelf at Home Depot. All of its stems had rotted and just a few caps were still alive and struggling. We are very new to raising succulents, but we have some large jade plants around … Continue reading It’s my first time propagating succulents