18 October 2011

Plastic pumpkin head Chia Pets

A Childhood List: Pumpkin Chia Pets

via childhoodlist.blogspot.com

Absolutely adorable. If you don't have the time or inclination to grow chia seeds, you can always poke a few drainage holes in the bottom of the pumpkin bucket (use a drill or a hammer and nail) and plant it with a "spooky" plant like black mondo grass or a "creepy" vine.

Thanks for the pointer, Katie!

Read the full post at A Childhood List: Pumpkin Chia Pets

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