Just in case you thought TikTok trends couldn’t get any more creative, unique, or downright weird, fear not, people are now transforming their household items into Chia Pets. If you’re shocked or concerned even, that’s understandable. The people of the internet are covering mirrors, toilets, showers, or creating their own plant holders and lamps decked out in chia seeds. What has caused society to get to the point of covering their Ikea favorites with easy-to-prepare edible seeds, rich in omega-3 fat and antioxidants? I’m not quite sure, but honestly if it makes our homes a bit more earthy and full of nature, I’m totally here for it.

The hashtag #ChiaPet has over 381.6 million views on TikTok, each video allowing creators to connect with the 1980s nostalgia of the vintage toy. Can’t you hear the jingle? “Ch-ch-ch-chia” is going to be stuck in my head for as long as

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