Make your own terrarium. This mini open-air tabletop garden is a fun and easy way to add a little greenery to any indoor space. All the supplies are available at your local garden store and it only takes 20 minutes to create.
Most succulents are light-lovers, but a surprising number prefer bright shade and do well as windowsill plants. Among these are striped zebra plants (haworthias) and kalanchoes that bloom in every warm hue.