Category Archives: Plants

This House is ALIVE!

Well, the house itself is not really alive but the outside of it is covered in over 4500 living, growing plants!! Green roofs have been increasing in popularity over the years and now we have green…. facade?? Not sure what to call it but I love it! The interior of this Lisbon home (designed by Luís Rebelo de AndradeTiago Rebelo de Andrade and Manuel Cachão Tojal) isn’t too shabby (wink, wink… it’s pretty incredible) but the exterior is what gets people talking and taking notice of this truly unique home. There’s even a pool on the roof!
(all photos from freshome)

Olive and Cocoa!!

I found Olive and Cocoa thanks to Oprah Magazine. Originally I was attracted by a succulent planter box that was featured in a Mother’s Day Gift Ideas part of the magazine but when I went to the Olive and Cocoa website, there was SO much more! If you are in the market for unique gifts, edible delights or a fabulous floral arrangement, check out Olive and Cocoa!

 The Succulent Trough that drew me in