UJB | Closely Inspired by Plants


I haven’t shown you guys my plants in a while! The last time you saw them was in the fall, but since then not a lot has happened with them. They moved back into the living room and hibernated until winter broke its spell. They got some water, but no extra minerals. I started paying attention to them again last weekend, trimmed what had to be trimmed, repotted them and started adding plant food for the first time this year!
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Green Gifts! Urban Jungle Bloggers in May!

This month’s UrbanJungleBloggers topic? Green gifts! Between the two of us we share a lot of gifts. If one of our babies grows a bit wild and we can separate them into separate pots, the first thing we do is gift one to the other! [Read more…]

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#UJB March: Photographic Easter Egg Hunt

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#UJB March: The Goose’s Golden Eggs

 

This month, Urban Jungle Bloggers challenged us with an Easter decoration theme. We had to photograph our plants with any Easter themed decoration and blog about it. Last year I was already very excited about golden eggs, but Myreille’s own golden eggs got there first, so in 2014 I demonstrated a pastel egg painting technique on the blog. [Read more…]

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#UJB February: Love Is in the Air

This past month has been a big one in terms of plants for me. And when I say big I mean that quite literally. I’ve welcomed a formidable Monstera to the flock, and finally mounted my staghorn to the wall, thanks in large part to this tutorial. The bromeliad babe is also not too small to begin with, but one does hope he will grow to be even bigger :)…like in the movies! As I look around my place and take in the growing green family, I smile and think some day my dreams of creating an indoor jumanji will finally be realized! [Read more…]

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