My good friends, Rose and Ramon, are finally saying "I Do." I've known these crazy love birds for like 9+ years. Their friends decided to throw them a surprise wedding shower in GV Cellars in Fairfield. When Taylor and I got there, we helped set up some of the decorations/ food. Cheryl and Meg and … Continue reading Rose and Ramon’s Wedding Shower.
At the end of May, I participated in @succulentsbyvee's presale on instagram. What she would do is post pictures of the items she will be selling and whoever comments "SOLD" in the comments section will get the item. She noted that the pictures were not of the actual plants being sold, but pictures of what … Continue reading Plant Mail – Succulents By Vee.
How exciting !! Some of my propagated leaves are sprouting roots! These pictures were taken on June 23rd. I took the leaves off my Graptoveria Moonglow on June 5th and the Graptoveria Fred Ives on June 9th. Both sets of leaves were immediately placed of a bed of pumice from @sexysucculents_ or General Pumice … Continue reading Propagating Succulents – pt.2
Whoever said #plantmailisthebestmail wasn’t lying! OK… maybe not the BEST mail, but it sure is up there! Last week, while browsing on my succulent IG feed, I noticed @atlassucculentco was having a sale, so of course I started adding everything in my cart and the impulse buyer in me ended up making a purchase! All … Continue reading Plant Mail – Atlas Succulent Co
I recently came across this Echeveria Black Prince at Plant and Pottery Outlet in Sunol. He was in a 4" pot and was being sold for $4.99 (I think) so of course I bought him. He was covered in hard water stains and I couldn't figure out how to remove them, so I turned to … Continue reading How to: Remove Hard Water Stains on Succulents.
I can't remember off the top of my head where I first saw these pots but I thought there were so cute! I know it was on instagram, but who's? I have no idea. Anyways, none of the nursery's that I went to around my area had it, so I looked all over the internet … Continue reading Celfie Pots.
As you may know, my love for succulent is back... and stronger than ever! I've made my little work station outside, made shelves out of wood and cinder blocks, bought a mini greenhouse, and spent way too much money on plants knowing damn well I do NOT have a green thumb. Most of my day … Continue reading Propagating Succulents pt.1
I finally found some time of make my way down to Castroville to check out Succulent Gardens, which is a specialty succulent and cacti nursery. Yes, my plant obsession is still going strong! So my mom and I made the hour and 17 minute drive down. We got there a little after they opened at … Continue reading Succulent Gardens – Castroville, CA
After writing up my blog post yesterday, I realized that I needed more shelf space and my succys needed more breathing space! So after work, I made my trek to Lowe's and bought more cinder blocks and wood planks. I figured the weekend would be a great time to sit out on the patio and … Continue reading Succulents – Plant Shelfie Update!
For a couple of weeks my succulents were sitting on the floor of my balcony. It hurt my back and was too easy for Pepper to knock over or destroy my succys, so I finally went to Lowes and purchased cinder blocks ($2 each) and some wood ($4.93 each) and made some shelves! This set … Continue reading Succulents – Plant Shelfie.