Mini Greenhouse Using Eggshells and an Egg Carton

We saw this idea somewhere and I can't remember where. We saved 24 eggshells to get this started, along with the plastic egg carton. The great part about using this type of carton is that you can close it up after you plant the seeds to create a small greenhouse. Perfect for starting seeds! In … Continue reading Mini Greenhouse Using Eggshells and an Egg Carton

Happy Saint Patrick’s Day from Lola Hopscotch!

We love these little shamrocks that grow wild here. They're growing with the aloe vera inside now! The aloe plant is actually in the house now because the temperature is too cold for it to be outside. During summer and autumn we set it on the Porch of Wonder. It looks like last summer some … Continue reading Happy Saint Patrick’s Day from Lola Hopscotch!

The Hoot Succulent Garden

Succulents are so much fun to grow. And they are CUTE! We got the plants at Lowe's about two weeks ago. The owl plant pots came from Amazon. They were a holiday gift. What a sweet thing to send! Two favorite things around here are owls and any kind of a plant to take care … Continue reading The Hoot Succulent Garden

Bomb Cyclone

Today there was a bomb cyclone over Colorado. The rain started in the middle of the night and snow started early this morning. The blizzard was intense! Lots of snow, too. The storm was so strong because it was really warm here yesterday and then cold air mixed with the warm air. Spring time weather … Continue reading Bomb Cyclone