Saturday, March 16, 2013

A Blessing

I'm a lucky lady. On Friday, to kick off the weekend, I arrived home to see this pretty bouquet waiting for me in the kitchen. Thanks to the Irish, and the celebration of St. Patrick's day, a couple of these beauties had been dyed clover green. Now, I'm not Irish but I'm always happy to celebrate! This week I've been rejoicing with the extra daylight - like the light that was streaming through my kitchen window behind these flowers. And when my husband does a little something for me just because...Well, to me that's better than finding a pot of gold at the end of the rainbow. 

Especially when there are sunflowers involved.

"Having a place to go ~ 
is a home.
Having someone to love ~
is a family.
Having both is a

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  1. Very pretty arrangement - never occurred to me to dye the flowers (other than Queen Ann's Lace).

    Have a Blessed Day!

  2. How beautiful! I usually am not a fan of the time change, but the extra light is nice!

  3. I love your flowers and the blessing. Happy Saint Patrick's Day!

  4. AWESOME, your shs's are always the best!! Great imangination here!!

  5. Way to fit all the prompts into one photo. Gorgeous flowers!

  6. I agree with with Ida - wonderful way to tie it all in!
    I wonder if the florist was Irish. :) Dying the mums was perfect.
    Enjoy your day!

  7. clever post... all prompts in one picture. Such lovely flowers. Flowers really perk up my day!

  8. So pretty... it's always nice to get a special unexpected gift! :)


  9. Driving back from TX yesterday I was struck by how light it was at dinner time. It lifted my spirits.