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Eleven years ago today, my dad took his life after a long struggle with mental instability and depression. His favorite flower was the tulip, so each year I set some out to remember. Only lately have income to learn more about this little flower, the tulip, and I am always moved to tears by the […]
If you’ve been following along on my @cottonstem Instagram this week [HERE], you’ll know I’m on a quest to become a plant lady! It’s been a slow process, but hey…I have now kept alive THREE whole plants for ONE whole year, so there is hope. 😉I wore a shirt this week that said “Plant Lady-ish,” […]
Continuing in the tradition during self-isolation of baking my feelings, today I made some gluten free cupcakes with buttercream succulents! Lest you think I put out the effort to make the cupcakes from scratch, I must tell you they came from a mix. We can only do so much, right? 😉 [HERE] is the gluten […]
During these weird times of self-isolation, I find myself craving a spot of happiness in the form of growing things. Now, let’s be real — I’m NO plant lady. In fact, I’m quite the opposite, actually! I like to refer to myself as “plant challenged,” and I can’t even keep alive succulents. However, about a […]
Hey, friends! It’s no secret that I’ve not had great luck with plants, but this spring and summer, our outdoor plants have managed to survive me!! We’ve enjoyed so many spring mornings sipping coffee out on the patio, and we’ve spent most summer afternoons out here either splashing in the little pools or having a […]
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