best indoor succulents

The Best Indoor Succulents – 12 Varieties That Will Thrive in Your Home

Succulents are an amazingly diverse category of plants. The word “succulent” doesn’t refer to a particular family of plants; it refers to a wide variety of different families of plants that evolved to have fleshy leaves that store a lot of water, to help them survive droughts and other harsh environmental conditions. That adaptation also … Read more

packaging inclusions of the Lomi Home Composter

Lomi Composter Review – We Gave It a Hands On Test

Home Composting Made So Easy, Anyone Can Do It! If you’ve seen Lomi ads in your newsfeed, you’ve probably thought to yourself, this looks way too good to be true. Well, I am here to tell you that it is true! Lomi Home Composters really are that easy to use and that effective at turning … Read more

Sedum Varieties You Can Grow As Ground Cover

10 Sedum Varieties You Can Grow As Ground Cover

Succulents might not be the first plants that come to mind when you’re considering ground cover options, but regardless of your specific needs there’s a good chance there’s a Sedum that will work for you. Sedums come in a wide variety of attractive colors, often produce flowers, have a good spreading habit, require minimal maintenance, … Read more

Linkind Solar Wall Lights and mounting bracket on a table

Linkind Solar Wall Lights Outdoor Review – A Hands On Test

Review Summary I had the chance to test out the Linkind Solar Wall Lights recently to see how much light they provide at night and how long they keep a charge. In terms of aesthetics, the Linkind Solar Wall Lights are sleek and match most homes’ decor and outdoor ambiance. Its mounting bracket is sturdy, … Read more

close-up photo of panda plant

How To Grow and Care For a Panda Plant (Kalanchoe tomentos)

It isn’t as strange as it seems that the panda plant—a bushy perennial succulent from Madagascar—is named after an animal from China. Kalanchoe tomentos got its nickname from its chubby paw-shaped leaves, which are covered in a light velvety fur, and studded along the edge with reddish brown claws. Unlike pandas, panda plants can be … Read more

easter cactus in a white flower pot

How To Care For and Grow Easter Cactus (Spring Cactus)

There’s a good reason holiday cacti are among the most popular succulents. Easter cacti (a.k.a. spring cacti) are relatively easy and undemanding houseplants, non-toxic to pets and small children, and if cared for properly, produce a dazzling array of flowers that brighten up the months when most plants look drab. Holiday cacti (so named because … Read more