Monday, March 8, 2010

Flowers in A Blue Vase

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I am fortunate to have Jane in my family. She's an especially considerate person, and these flowers came from her. Knowing my love of things blue, she asked the florist for a mixture of blue and white flowers to be placed into a blue vase. It's hard to find blue flowers in the middle of winter, but I think that this is exceptionally beautiful arrangement with the blue vase loaded with the white blooms.

The vase is chock full of roses, lilies, daisies, baby's breath, and hollyhocks.

The card reads, "Feel better soon."
I AM feeling better today. Tomorrow, I get the results of my biopsy.

Thanks, Jane; they're almost as lovely as you are!

Happy Blue Monday!

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ellen b. said...

Beautiful Sally! Love the flowers and that vase. Still praying for you Sally...

Lana G! said...

Sally, the flowers are beautiful! Praying for you and look forward to a good report!

Debbie-Dabble Blog and A Debbie-Dabble Christmas said...

Beautiful flowers Sally! You are in my thoughts and in my prayers. I just saw your other post about your minor surgery and in my comment, I told you my story.
Hugs to you,

Diann said...

How beautiful!

Fifi Flowers said...

I hope you get GOOD news! Those are GORGEOUS flowers!

Cindy said...

Aren't those flowers gorgeous! Hope you are doing well. Our family is praying.
Hugs, Cindy

Mary said...

Lovely flowers and blue vase, happy Blue Monday! Mary

Ann said...

I'm sure these beautiful flowers in your favorite color vase really brightened your day. Happy Blue Monday

JD/ Jill said...

The flowers are lovely, I will pray that you get a good report...

maria said...

Those flowers are gorgeous! Happy Blue Monday. :)

Mine is here.

Luna said...

Lovely flowers and blue vase, happy Blue Monday!
And I wish you the best!!!

LV said...

How very kind and thoughtful of Jane. It must run in the family as you are just as kind. The flowers are gorgeous and in that blue vase is breathtaking. You really did a super job on that second picture. May you be blessed with a good report.

xinex said...

Hope the biopsy result is normal, Sally. The flowers are beautiful and so is the vase...Christine

Race said...

lovely flowers on a beautiful vase! flowers can make a sick person feel better. have a nice monday!

Rinkly Rimes said...

I trust the news is good.

Barbara Jean said...

Hey Sally!
Thanks for being such a great host each week, and for your visits.

barbara jean

lazyclick said...

Simply beautiful.

meandering pearl said...

these flowers look so fragrant & beautiful!!! the vase reminds me of the ocean, sitting right on the dining table :) Hope your Blue Monday is beautiful!!!

loveliest thoughts

artis1111 said...

I hope all goes well. Kathy

Denise Marie said...

very nice! great blue vase.

Lola said...

We both hope all goes well for you, dear Sally!


Coffeedoff said...

Thinking of you, hope all goes well tomorrow!

Eden said...

Beautiful flowers and vase.I love its colour. I hope everything will be alright tomorrow.

aspiritofsimplicity said...

What lovely arrangement and a sweet and thoughtful gift. I will say a prayer for you today.

Cindy (Applestone Cottage) said...

Gorgeous Flowers and Vase!
I am sorry that you've not been feeling well. Hopefully, the biopsy will be normal.
Thanks for hostessing,

Barbara said...

Dear Sally, My prayers are with you and asking our Lord to be with you and your family until that good report comes in.

Love the blue vase and white flowers. I am so happy to be posting again with you.


❀~Myrna~❀ said...

Absolutely beautiful! I am praying you have a good report.

Patti said...

Beautiful flowers for a beautiful lady! I'll be praying for you.

Becky K. said...

Wonderful Flowers. I'll bet they look great in your new home.

Praying for good news tomorrow!

Becky K.

•°°• IcyBC •°°• said...

That's gorgeous flowers, Sally, and the blue vase is beautiful.

bj said...

G'morning, love...
These flowers and vase are beautiful. I am so happy you have a Jane in your life.
My prayers for good results on the test.

♥ Kathy said...

Beautiful flowers in a beautiful blue vase Sally. I hope the results come back as good news. Happy Blue Monday :)

Cindy said...

Beautiful flowers! So lovely. Hope we hear good news from you, make sure you post it right away so we will know.

The Quintessential Magpie said...

Sally, dear... am back up "North" and am getting ready to try and replant the flower beds in St. Augustine. No small task. Claudie and Julie are coming next week, so I am taking time to get ready for their visit. But I wanted to stop by and see the lovely flowers Jane sent before I head out in the yard. And they are lovely. I hope that I will get a chance to meet her as I know how special she is to you.

Hoping and praying for good results while sending you warm hugs and prayers...


Sheila :-)

Chubskulit Rose said...

Oh wow, those are beautiful flowers Sally!

Beth said...

Sally, I love your flowers! They ae just beautiful. You are in my prayers.

Chubskulit Rose said...

Not sure if my link is there coz every time I refresh the page, I don't see it hehehe.. Will be praying for you.

Glo said...

The flowers are beautiful and the blue vase is perfect! I have been thinking of you and wishing you well!

Happy Blue Monday!

black eyed susans kitchen said...

Hi Sally, I am sending all good energy your way.
♥, Susan

Sherry from Alabama said...

The flowers are beautiful and so cheery. You are in my prayers today, Sally.

Sherry @ A Happy Valentine

Coralie Cederna Johnson said...

Such a sweet gift of blue flowers! A beautiful arrangement and perfect for your lovely home! Happy BLUE Monday! Coralie

April said...

Those are gorgeous flowers, Sally...what a sweet gesture!!!

April said...

Sally...I just scrolled down and read about the procedures you've been through recently and your prognosis of kidney disease. I know how hard it is to wait for biopsy results, but just try to keep thinking positive and turn your worries over to God...He will see you through! You are in my prayers!

Momgen said...

Oh the flowers are pretty with the blue base...Mine is up...

Mine is here

Marty@A Stroll Thru Life said...

Your flowers are just gorgeous. You are in my thoughts and prayers. Hugs, Marty

Anonymous said...

Morning, Dear Sally! Oh, the flowers are so beautiful. I'm praying for you and good results! Rest in Him!
Love ya,
Shelia ;)

Debbiedoos said...

Sally I love the blue vase, and the flowers are exceptionally pretty in it!~ Thanks for coming by:) and of course always hosting and being the hostess with the mostess:)! Happy Monday to you!~

Jamie said...

Oh how sweet of her! I am glad you are feeling better, praying for positive results for you!
I have blue flowers in my Blue Monday post today, feel free to consider them just for you!

Anonymous said...

Those are so pretty - what a nice pick-me-up. Love the blue tinges on the roses and the pretty blue vase. I trust your biopsy will come back fine. Happy Blue Monday, Sally.

Darlene said...

Absolutely beautiful flowers....just gorgeous!!! I am praying for good news on the biopsy.

Ceekay-THINKIN of HOME said...

Hi Sally...I don't usually post a blue Monday, I don't have much blue...but I thought my post today would definately fit! Hope you are doing well.

margene said...

A blue vase and white flowers...perfect! I hope you feel better soon, too!

Baba said...

Hi Sally, you are such a sweet person and we love you...praying for a good report tomorrow.. your flowers and blue vase are great...take care of yourself my friend, hugs.... Baba

Jeanne said...

Dear Sally, I have been on a bloggy break, still am, bur I wanted to see how you were feeling. The flowers are beautiful and such a thoughtful lovely thing to do.

Please forgive me for not communicating, I have been working on a huge project. I am happy you are feeling better. You are in my prayers every day.

Love, Jeanne

Mary Bergfeld said...

Your flowers and the vase are just gorgeous, Sally. My thoughts and prayers are yours. Hugs...Mary

Tracy F. said...

Beautiful! Keeping you in my thoughts and prayers.

happily retired gal said...

Beautiful blue vase to display your lovely white flowers ... sending you healing thoughts and prayers.
Hugs and blessings,

Heidi Pocketbook said...

What a lovely bouquet and vase from your friend. You continue to be in my thoughts and prayers, Sally.

Cathy said...

Oh, what beautiful flowers, my sweet friend! Praying you will fell better and for a good report ~ Hugs~

Musings of A Minister said...

Absolutely beautiful! I'm still praying. I will be back to get the results of your tests.

Johnny Nutcase said...

Beautiful flowers! And i love that vase too! Good thoughts sent your way!

Irene said...

Happy Blue Monday Sally! Such beautiful flowers!

Hope you to get a good report.....hug Irene

Marice said...

those are really beautiful :) thanks for the warm visit Sally!

joyh82 said...

Sending get well wishes your way! Love the pretty vase and lovely flowers.

Dhemz said...

so sweet of her....get well soon Sally!

Wanda Lee said...

Well hello there dear 'Smiling Sally'!~This is my first time partaking with your WONDERFUL,'Blue Monday' meme!..,'yay!'..,., What fun!..,

I do hope you'll pop by and visit my blog dear lady and see my little contribution to all things 'blue', for your 'Blue Monday' blog party/meme..,

I also love blue; it's my FAVORITE COLOUR!!

~ Now I'm 'off and running', (as per your suggestion sweet lady), to visit your other delightful participants and their lovely blogs!

I want to also warmly invite you to perhaps participate with my own; 'two day, two plog, two tea party', 'tea lovers' memes; for my "Tuesday Tea For Two" and also for my "Wednesday Tea For Me And Thee" blog party memes each held, ('respectively'), @ The Plumed Pen and also @ Silken Purse blogs!~(Whew!..,That's quite a lengthy description)!!~ Hehe..,

Sufficed to say, you are more than welcome to partake and/or visit my dear!

Cheers from Wanda Lee @ The Plumed Pen

Wanda Lee said...

Dearest Sally!

I also meant to mention that I do hope you get good results from your biopsy and that you continue to get better and feel better!~ The flowers are lovely!~ My prayers are with you!

Love, hugs and prayers from Wanda Lee @ The Plumed Pen

Matty said...

My wife would fall in love with them. She adores flowers of any color.

Judi said...

Happy Blue Monday Sally
Your flowers are beautiful. How special is she to send you flowers in your favourite colours.
Tomorrow...nothing but good news! *hugs*. You are in my prayers.

Terry said...

Howdy Sally
Blessings of good health are sent your way ,Please get well and stay well sweetie !
Your flowers are so gorgeous .
Thank you for sharing them and for hosting this lovely Blue Monday get together :)
I have been busy with my Mom ,today she had to have another blood transfusion as well as some other things that had to be taken care of ,but I have been thinking of you dear lady and will keep you lifted up in prayers !
I really miss taking part in Blue Mondays .
Big Hugs from Texas
Happy Trails

Miss. Clippy said...

These are beautiful flowers, Sally! I prayed for you and you remain in my thoughts. I hope the results are of the biopsy are good. Please get well soon :)

Beansieleigh said...

Hi Sally! LOVE your blue vase, and how the light shines through it so beautifully!.. Glad to participate this week. I've been so off track the past week, that I'm just happy to say "hi" to all my blogging friends! I miss everybody! Happy Blue Monday to you! ((hugs)) ~tina

Clytie said...

Beautiful flowers, and I love the way the light shines through that gorgeous blue vase. Blessings to you today. Also, I forgot to put the full permalink on my link, so I did it again. Maybe you can remove the first one? I'm sooooooo new to this. Thank you for letting me participate!

Unknown said...

I linked up a post from Pink Saturday that I thought your readers might enjoy. Tobi's blue rooms are beautiful. Hope all is well.

Cottage Rose said...

Hi Sally; What beautiful blue flowers. I bet the smell wonderful as well... I will be Praying that your test come's back OK,,,, enjoy your lovely flowers,,,,


Betsy Banks Adams said...

Hi Sally, Oh how I love that beautiful blue vase of flowers. Jane is a great friend/family member. She knows--like we do--just how special YOU are.

I'm praying for you.. Hope things work out for you.
Keep us posted.

Teresa C said...

Your flowers are gorgeous and must brighten your day. I'll be thinking of you tomorrow and what will hopefully be good news!

Teresa C said...

Hmmm, I couldn't link my post in the Blue Monday post, the usual gadget wasn't there.

Dena E's Blog said...

I don't know you yet but I can tell you are a real blessing to many... Hope to return next monday and join in with the fun...
I have never done this before..
I'll send prayers up for you too. Hugs from Iowa~~~ Dena

Becky K. said...

Just back to say...hope today is a very good one for you, Sally.
Here's to good news!

Becky K.

Charlotte said...

Wow, Sally, the flours and vase are gorgeous. What a thoughtful gift.
Praying for you today as you await your report.

Charlotte said...

Oh my, I just realized I misspelled flowers. Must have been thinking about baking. lol

Susan B said...

Hi Sally,
The flowers are very lovely! What a thoughtful thing to do. Praying you will hear a good result from your biopsy. Blessings.

Unknown said...

Lovely flowers.
I know I'm late. But it occured to me that her eyes are blue.
Best wishes,

Picket said...

Ohhhh sweetie....the flowers are gorgeous and I love how you have the vase placed so the sunlight shines thru it...I had no idea of all you have been suffering with girl...I have been so caught up with my parents I have not been a good blogger friend...forgive me dear friend....I pray that God touch you and do a recreative miracle in you..that every cell and fiber of your being be touched and made whole...minute by minute and hour by hour may you feel the healing hand of God..I love you girl...take care of yourself..~Picket~

Self Sagacity said...

Beautiful flowers - they are great for comfort and cheer up aren't they?

Nishant said...

, the flowers are beautiful! Praying for you and look forward to a good report!
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The Mayor of Crunch said...

Hi Sally, Your vase is beautiful! What a kind friend you have. I'll add to the prayers going out for you and trust you'll keep us posted. Feel better.