Thursday, March 31, 2011

Easter Lilies



I am joining in the lovely Fresh Cut Friday party over at





When I was in my 20's I bought each week fresh cut flowers
for either home or the office, or both......



.....pretty much.....through the years, I have kept up that tradition.....



....this week I have Easter Lilies.......and daffodils.....




.......you will always find fresh flowers in my homestead.......




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12 comments:

  1. lovely. I try to have something fresh in my house also. Sometimes it's just a single rose in a bud vase. It's a small expense for a lot of joy!!!

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  2. What a lovely tradition!

    When I lived in Europe, it was very common to see people buying fresh flowers in the marketplace. Back home, I don't see it happen very often.

    Yet, why not? Too often, I walk through the grocery store, admire the fresh flowers and keep going. But don't I deserve to treat myself to something so cheerful and refreshing?

    You have given me a fresh perspective on the subject. I think that I will have to treat myself!

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  3. Lovely Lilies! Do they make your whole home smell pretty? That is such a wonderful tradition! I try to have them often as well. I'm so glad that you joined in for Fresh-Cut Friday! :) I really appreciate it! :)

    ~Liz

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  4. We should always treat ourselves well! Your flowers are beautiful:@)

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  5. My other half bought me tulips at the market yesterday, said he couldn't resist treating me to them!
    Your lilies are gorgeous.

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  6. I love your bright yellow lilies! Last Friday evening hubby and I were at the grocery store and he bought me a bouquet of daffodils. Well, they were duds. They just didn't open up and hung their pretty little heads. I was at the grocery store on Monday (again!) and saw fresh tulips (from PEI) so bought 2 bunches ($4.00 each, not bad). When hubby saw them on the table he said: "Did I buy you those?" I laughed and said they were to replace the poor daffodils that didn't live. So, yes, I try to keep fresh flowers in the house nearly all year now. I love it! Have a great weekend Diane!

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  7. Wonderful tradition...I love those lilies!

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  8. Gorgeous lilies, and your Easter vignettes are darling. You've inspired me to pull out some of my Easter bunnies this weekend. It's time! ~ Sarah

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  9. The flowers are beautiful and your vignettes look wonderful. You have done a beautiful job decorating. Very nice. Thanks for sharing. Karie

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  10. That is a wonderful habit to have! Fresh flowers are always so refreshing!!

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  11. Hi Diane! Lilies are my favorite and these are beautiful. How wonderful that you treat yourself with fresh flowers. I bet your home smells wonderful.
    Hugs,
    Sherry

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  12. Gorgeous! I, too, love flowers. I worked as a floral designer for many years in both fresh and silk. Dream job! XO, Pinky

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