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Sunday, May 13, 2012

Flowers with Love


Just a quick post today featuring some of the flowers I received for Mother's Day. The white lilacs were not a gift, but are from our son and daughter-in-law's garden where we enjoyed a great brunch cooked by the men in the family and a sunny afternoon outside. 

An azalea plant from my husband, orchids from my daughter and son-in-law, and red roses from my son and daughter-in-law. And a phone call from my daughter in Spain. What a perfect day, surrounded by love. I am so blessed.

Late afternoon Tim and I went for a walk on the beach - it truly felt like summer, with a few brave souls swimming and many families picnicking and enjoying the glorious weather. 

Linking to Mosaic Monday and hoping you all had a wonderful Sunday, whether you celebrated Mother's Day or not.

15 comments:

  1. It was such a beautiful day, wasn't it? I was on the ferry, enjoying the view of sea and mountains - gorgeous!

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  2. Isn't it nice to have so many leveling gestures coming your way? Your flowers are all beautiful. Happy mothers day.

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  3. Good Morning Lorrie,

    Those flowers are gorgeous and it sounds like the perfect Mother's Day! I know you are truly blessed!

    Have a great week. Thanks for sharing.

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  4. It looks like you had a perfect day! Glad the weather cooperated there, it was so rainy and windy over here!
    Hugs, and thanks for always being so kind to me, Lorrie! Your support means a lot.

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  5. Such love flowers you were showered with! And I so enjoyed the post about your beautiful mom! What a treasure we have in our moms!.

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  6. Good morning. Beautiful flowers for Mother's Day. Hope you have a great day.

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  7. Your flowers are beautiful. I see that you have a head start on the garden with the new azalea bush. A walk there at the end of the afternoon looks like perfection.

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  8. Glad to hear that you had such a lovely day and that your daughter called from overseas. It sounds like your day was a delight from start to finish!

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  9. I think mothers everywhere celebrated in the same way yesterday...with flowers, and family and sunshine!

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  10. Beautiful flowers all but the lilacs are my favorite for their perfume. I'm imagining them right now because I can't grow them here in the south where it's too warm and humid. They thrived in my garden in England growing up - perhaps that's why they are so loved - memories again!

    Mary X

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  11. Very beautiful collage.

    Greetings,
    Filip

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  12. Beautiful flowers for a beautiful lady! Enjoy all your pretty blooms!

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  13. Lovely, lovely flowers and I know that you enjoyed your special day. Happy week~

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  14. It was so beautiful over the weekend - wasn't it? I hope it lasts, it sure makes everyone feel so happy! Your flowers are lovely, I bet they smell so nice.

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  15. Oh...I am in awe of the white lilacs.

    What a glorious post!

    I'm glad your Mother's Day was so sweet.

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