I stumbled upon this charming little flower while perusing the large succulent collection at the Manito park greenhouse. I've never seen anything quite like it before and was amazed by the wide variety of exotic species and vibrant pastel colors. I was so impressed by their beauty that I'm thinking of taking up echeveria botany as a hobby in the future and begin my own collection. :) Sadly, these striking little flowers were gone when I returned the following week, so their spring blooming…
Happy Friday! | At Home In Love
My parents are staying with us this weekend (they came in last night), so I decided not to write a full blog post so we could clean the house and spend time with them. This week has been really crazy…I can hardly believe we had Monday off. It seems so long ago! Ben and I work at the same company, and we moved buildings this week, so it has been […]
Liver-leaf (Hepatica nobilis) in Kungshamn-Morga nature reserve, Uppland, Sweden. In Scandinavia, the liver-leaf is among the first plants to flower in the spring. Both the genus name, Hepatica, and the common name, liver-leaf, are derived from the shape and color of the leaves that are lobed and usually become a dark shade of red as they age. Due to the leaves’ resemblance to human liver, early herbalists used the plant as a treatment against liver diseases. However, chemical analyses have…
These Gorgeous Paint-by-Number Kits Feature Everything We Love About the Country
Every country girl (and guy) needs to try one of these projects from Easy 123 Art.
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Crafting With Faux Flowers: Once Upon A Bloom - Floral | Hobby Lobby
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Blue and White Monday: Natasja Sadi of Cake Atelier Amsterdam — The Pink Pagoda
Natasja loves flower arranging, and shares her breathtaking creations on Instagram. If you don't yet know of her and her spectacular arrangements, you're in for quite a treat.