For the kitchen but with red accents how to DIY burlap window valance Tie with twine and/or add red ribbon or burlap ribbon with red checked buttons to make it more Christmasy. Use on kitchen window and add as shade? To two hall windows.
Succulents and cactus plants need fast draining soil in order to survive and grow their best. It's easy to make your own succulent potting soil, and cheaper than buying the commercial stuff. Here's my recipe and detailed instructions for DIY succulent pot