The Earth Smiles in Flowers

so said Ralph Waldo Emerson… and here’s my silly, spontaneous, pink index card reminder:

earth smiles in flowers

Go see how Lori is using flowers to spread smiles – here.

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11 thoughts on “The Earth Smiles in Flowers

  1. Mary says:

    Love your posies on the pink background! I also love that quote by Emerson 🙂

  2. Thank you for bringing a smile to me with your posts and art–they bring me a bit of joy every time I visit your blog.

    • vivjm says:

      Thank you so much for your comment. I love to think that my posts might be spreading some joy into others’ lives. I am very touched.

  3. Allie says:

    Sweet – love those lips!!!

  4. This is so adorable. I love the faces. Thanks for joining in my May Flower Challenge – you support and lovely comments means so much!

    • vivjm says:

      Thanks Lori, glad you like the faces. They were just a bit of fun!! I am enjoying the challenge, and thank YOU for hosting & for your support too.

  5. Ben Naga says:

    I can’t find the origin of this, but I think it may come from France.

    “Flowers are the thoughts of God.”

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