Garden Life

  • The OG Succulent Table

    Originally Posted: February 4, 2011 Mission DIY succulent table complete.  I’ve wanted to make this baby for months.  It’s a dissected old shippin...
  • Succulents in the Gutter

    Originally posted: October 20, 2016Update: the gutters now have carnivores, begonias, oxalis  and bromeliads. It's still a spider web party back t...
  • Australian Astroturf: We Love & Kinda Hate You

    Originally posted: September 27, 2011 Update: I think we've killed it a couple more times in different parts of the bay area since this post. What...
  • Dividing Equisetum hyemale

    We've been slowly bringing back blog posts from back in the day and this one has been weirdly popular on the internet even when the pictures disap...
  • Best Indoor Succulents

    I’m not one to usually post other people’s stuff, but when Uncommon Goods asked me if I’d post their indoor succulent infographic I checked it out...
  • California Poppy Makeover Party

    This is a story of how we turned our weedy strip next to the driveway we call “Poop Alley” in to a flowery fun place for super cheap.
  • Zoe's Playhouse

    Over five years ago back when we lived in Oakland, I found a wooden playhouse for cheap on Craigslist.