Tuesday, October 2, 2012
A Simple Gift
This simple gift is a tradition in our family
that has its roots with my great-grandpa
A glass bottle or container (this is a curvy little deep green glass bottle
scavenged along the roadside on a walk - I always take a plastic bag with me
and try to help keep our country life free from litter)
and a little spray paint (in this case silver)
turns the ordinary into the unique.
Hand-picked flowers from the garden in bright cheery colors
(gladiola, sedum, begonia, snapdragon, and wild geranium)
gathered while thinking of the recipient - a gift from the heart.
Happy Birthday, Mom!
Posted by April S.