Something that I was determined to change in our home this year was the amount of, or lack of really, greenery there is. I have countless pinspirations on my virtual board, but just have never gone all the way, so to speak.
A huge motivator for adding more plants to our space is the effect it has on the air, as well as a calming aesthetic it brings to the environment in which it surrounds. I didn’t go overboard and in one case, I actually bought fake foliage! But this was more for the aesthetic effect I was referring to.
We share our home with fur babies, so I had to make sure that, 1) These plants were non toxic and 2) They must be out of harms way. Number 2 is especially true for one of our babes. He just loves to knock everything down, but cat doesn’t? In regards to toxic plants, I found some excellent resources about toxicity in plants and safe ones as well.
I’m not sure how many of you can relate to this, but I DO NOT have a green thumb at all. Quite the opposite, actually. My sister on the other hand, does. Thank goodness for her because she got me thinking that my plantspiration board could become a reality!
So with my pinterest board, sister’s guidance and some research, I put together a few pieces that I have fallen in love with. I think your home should be your sanctuary and adding relaxing pieces is essential!
What determinations do you have for 2018? And was adding more greenery to home one of them?
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