plant unboxing – potted elephant

this post contains affiliate links. how stinking cute is this sweater!? I’ve been absent from my YouTube channel for… well, too long! I obviously love making videos about my hair but without changing the color all the time, I’m not really sure how many hair videos I can really make. Needless to say, I really

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how’s it growing

this post contains affiliate links propagating – I used to be so nervous about removing the pups from my pilea. As you can see, no issues here now! I LOVE (carefully) ripping it apart and making new plants. From my mother plant I was able to get three brand new pots full of pilea babes.

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rhaphidophora tetrasperma leaf timelapse

this post contains affiliate links. Last week I did my very first multiple-day timelapse. I spotted a new leaf getting ready to emerge from my Rhaphidophora tetrasperma aka ‘mini monstera’ and figured it was a good time to try and flex my camera skills. Y’all! I am SO excited about how it turned out. Watch

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how’s it growing!

this post contains affiliate links check out this instagram post for a timeline of this beautiful plant! Back again with another edition of how’s it growing! then & now – I constantly give updates on this plant over on Instagram. Rescued from my parent’s house a few months after my mom passed away, it was

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how to drill holes in planters

this post contains affiliate links face planter I will only plant things in containers with holes in the bottom. Period. No exceptions. You can try to tell me that rocks in the bottom provide proper drainage but I’m not buying it. A way for excess water to escape is the only way to go. Otherwise,

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how’s it growing!

Back again with another edition of how’s it growing! avocados! I’ve been feeling very encouraged by my baby avocado trees lately. I go through spells with these dudes. Love them for a period of time, then get mad at them for not growing well then I’m back in love. I would like to do a

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how’s it growing!

My kitchen table. Purchased so we didn’t have to eat on the couch but now covered in plants. Whoops. I’m back to blogging about plants. No apologies. I love plants. Growing things is my favorite just for fun hobby and in this day and age of turning everything into some sort of side hustle –

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#1 houseplant care must have!

Okay, so maybe this isn’t the “#1 houseplant care must have”. I’d say that goes to proper lighting or pots with drainage. BUT, holy cow, it’s been a major game changer for me! The Dr. meter moisture meter! *cue angels singing in the background* It is a small device that you poke into the soil

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