DIY Vertical Succulent Garden

DIY Vertical Succulent Garden

disclosure:  This post is sponsored by The Home Depot.

If you’ve ever wanted to become fluent in teenager-speak….

….I have a new vocabulary word for you.


It’s super versatile and can be used as a noun, an adverb, an adjective and an interjection (and sometimes more than one in the same sentence.

Legit as a noun:  That vertical succulent garden you built is legit.

Legit as an adverb:  You are legit planting succulents on the wall?

Legit as an adjective:  Are you serious?  That is one legit succulent garden.

Legit as an interjection:  You built a garden on the wall where you planted succulents?  LEGIT!

And sometimes all of the above:  Legit?  You planted that legit succulent garden?  Really?  You are legit DIY’ing and that is legit.

You’re welcome.

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Life Advice From a House Plant

Life Advice From a House Plant


Raising teenagers is challenging.

It’s kind of like running a marathon and you’re tired and exhausted and worn out and you think you’re almost done and the light at the end of the tunnel is shining brighter and brighter.

And then?

Somewhere around the last couple of miles…

….someone throws a mountain onto the course.

Don’t lose hope.

Don’t be sad.

Don’t despair and raise your hands and sigh and throw in the towel.

Just listen to life advice from a house plant.
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