Spring And New Leaves: A Plant Parent’s Favourite Season

Winter used to be my favourite season because I love wearing chunky cable knit sweaters and fluffy socks. Moving to Ireland allowed me to basically experience Winter all year round so Summer became my favourite two weeks of the year (if you live in Ireland or the UK you will get it). Autumn was my…

Meet The Family: Calathea Musaica – Mesmerized By Her Beauty

This beautiful Calathea Musaica was my first wish list plant. I saw her the first time in Deep Route Gardening in Cork and was mesmerized by the pattern on her leaves. This was still in 2019 and I did not yet have the confidence to purchase her as I heard how difficult it can be…

Beginner’s Guide: My Top 10 Easy To Care For Plants

As a new plant parent I tend to buy plants that are easy to care for. In my opinion an easy to care for plant is a plant that is not as fussy with regards to light, temperature and humidity and is not as susceptible to pests. This does not mean that these plants don’t…

Beginner’s Guide: 5 Tips For New Plant Parents

Caring for houseplants to me means learning to grow and growing as you learn. If you follow me on Instagram or if you’ve read some of my other posts you will know I am completely new to caring for houseplants. My journey started in November 2019 when I made an early New Year’s resolution to…