Monday, February 23, 2015

A Rose in the Snow

I found a little miniature rose on clearance at the grocery store this weekend.  It was a welcome sight since we have been covered with snow for over a week.  The children have been out of school for the whole week too.  I am ready to see things blooming and the birds singing again.  

How did it happen that their lips came together? How does it happen that birds sing, that snow melts, that the rose unfolds, that the dawn whitens behind the stark shapes of trees on the quivering summit of the hill? A kiss, and all was said.
~ Victor Hugo

Have you been snowed in?  Are you ready for spring too?  It will be here soon.
Sherry

I will link this to:
  
Tea Time Tuesday at Rose Chintz Cottage 
A Return to Loveliness  at A Delightsome Life 
Tea Cup Tuesday at Martha's Favorites
Tea Cup Tuesday at Artful Affirmations
Tuesday Cuppa Tea at Antiques and Teacups 
Friends Sharing Tea at Bernideen's Tea Time Blog 
Wow Us Wednesday at Savvy Southern Style
Inspire Me Tuesday at A Stroll Thru Life
Tweak It Tuesday at Cozy Little House
Show and Tell Friday at My Romantic Home
Feathered Nest Friday at French Country Cottage
Say G'Day at Natasha in Oz
Your Going to Love it Tuesday At Kathe with an  E
The Scoop at Confessions of a Plate Addict
Totally Terrific Tuesday at Live Randomly Simple
Project Inspire at An Extraordinary Day
Do Tell Tuesday at Maybe She Made It
Make It Pretty Monday at The Dedicated House
Amaze Me Monday at Dwellings-The Heart of the Home

17 comments:

Michele @ The Nest at Finch Rest said...

Very much snowy winter and cold here.
Your pictures are stunning.

Dee M said...

That's a darling little rose, and I love the tea cup and saucer too. :)

Linda said...

The teacup is wonderful. I could drink tea all day from it. Wishing you a lovely week.
Linda at Beautiful Ideas

Laura Lane said...

So beautiful. We enjoyed tea in china cups yesterday during spelling time.

Beth @ Conversations from my House said...

What a sweet teacup!!! YEs we are tired of snow and ready for Spring.

Sylvia said...

Pretty teacup. Stay warm, spring should be here soon!

living from glory to glory said...

Hello Sherry, I believe I have the same teacup! Such a simple and sweet photo!
Yes, May spring come soon!
Darn Groundhog LOL
Still need our tea cozies, even the tea gets chilled so soon!
Hugs, Roxy

La Vie Quotidienne said...

Red roses and white snow...it sounds just like a fairy tale. Such a pretty post.

Snap said...

Lovely rose and rose teacup. Beautiful images. Stay warm! Happy Tea Day!

Sandi@ Rose Chintz Cottage said...

Hi Sherry,
This is worst winter we've had in forty years. Stormy and cold too. We have mountains of snow which accumulated since the end of January and we Islanders are really tired of it. The children had a week off from school too because of the weather. It is actually dangerous walking in the city because the streets are only one lane and the sidewalks haven't been cleared yet. All this came last week from a blizzard we had. Yes, I am so ready for Spring!!

Your wee rose is very sweet and adds a romantic touch to your pretty teacup. Thanks for joining me for tea.

Blessings,
Sandi

martinealison said...

Bonjour chère amie,

Il me tarde de voir arriver Demoiselle Printemps !
Très joli billet...
Gros bisous ♡

June said...

This is beautiful Sherry. I love that teacup! Lovely, lovely photos!

Martha's Favorites said...

Hi Sherry: Everyone will be happy to see Spring this year. Love the tea cup. Have a great week. Blessings, Martha

Margie said...

After this record-breaking month of cold weather, I'm ready for spring!

Pondside said...

I hope things are soon back to normal where you are!
Yesterday I, too, found some discounted miniature roses and bought them - three plants to brighten the kitchen windowsill and then to be planted out later.

Parsimonious Perfection said...

Very pretty cup and saucer!

Christie Selken said...

I was snowed in last week, and I can't wait for Spring to get here!!! Thanks so much for linking up with us at Totally Terrific Tuesday! I hope you stop by again this week. The party starts tonight at 10pm! Christie ~ Sparkles of Sunshine

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