sisterMAG Issue 12

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photo: Sivan Askayo


are part of the Urban Jungle Bloggers

There are plenty of practical and pro-

community. Lifestyle and interior blog-

fessional sites that target gardening

gers from Germany, to Australia, the

lovers, but none that inspire others

USA and Sweden freely participate in

visually with house plants,« Igor says.

the monthly series on their own blog.

»We also would like to encourage and

Filling the gap Although Judith and Igor never intentionally planned starting the urban jungle community, they are thrilled it developed into one. »The Urban Jungle Bloggers initiative fills an online gap that was lacking in the blogosphere.

show people that growing plants isn’t that difficult and that it’s fun«, Judith continues. »Anyone can grow plants, you just need to get to know your plant and nurture it. Google it and if you fail, you start over. I had my share of failures, believe me. But it’s so rewarding to see things grow and develop.«

Issue 12 | April 2014