Finding Serenity In Your Home | Cultivating House Plants

Going outdoors brings such a sense of calming. It is wonderful for the soul to get out in nature. But unfortunately, not everyone lives in a place with lots of nature, may have allergies or lack the time to get outside. One way to bring this serenity into your home is to cultivate some house plants. I once read a meme that said “You have reached adulthood when you can keep a houseplant alive”. So now is the perfect time to add serenity and enter adulthood by adding houseplants to your life.

Beneficial Houseplants – Houseplants are not only beautiful but also bring several health benefits to your home. Here are some great plants you can add to your home for a variety of reasons.

Air purification plants

Pet Friendly and Not

Best Trees to Purify Your Space

Here is a fantastic resource for all our air plant benefits and needs

Here is a great list for beginners

Plants for Better Sleep

Plants for Asthma and Allergies

Best Locations for Houseplants – Not all houseplants can survive in the same location. Also, some houseplants do better in certain rooms in your home. Here is a great list of houseplant locations.

Shower plants

Succulents that are best indoors

Indoor plant guide

Positive Energy Bedroom Plants

Best Bathroom Plants

Bedroom Plants

Best Displays of Houseplants –  Here are my favorite ways people display houseplants in their homes. Beautiful and functional. Nothing could be better!

Love this stunning display for air plants

Love this fun and whimsical display

Who doesn’t love hanging plants?

Plant art? Yes please!

This is a chic modern planter  

I love this plant display

This is a great way to fill in any open space

Here is another great air plant display

These pots are all the rage and I can see why!

I love these open terrariums

Plants have so many benefits including purification, sleep help, and positive energy. They should bring joy and peacefulness in your space. Your home should be your safe haven and adding these houseplants should really benefit anyone’s space. We look forward to seeing your unique space with lovely planters soon!

Lauren Cop is a part-time SAHM (Stay At Home Mom) of Irish Twins and Senior writer/editor ciao_laurencop_sig-01of the Olive Shoe Blog. Currently Lauren and her family live in Tallahassee, FL where she teaches at a local pre-school. A Clemson fanatic, alumni and general sports enthusiast. She loves reading, gardening, food, and traveling. Follow her Twitter, Instagram, and Pinterest.

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