The Daily Grace
The Daily Grace

Count it all joy

Mar 26, 2015 | nature & awe | 10 comments

From the time I was a little girl, I’ve loved dandelions. But do let me say this: I’ve never been in charge of lawn management. Nor have I had much to do with weed control, unless you count the teenage years when my mother paid me $2.50 an hour to “manage” her flower beds.

Just this week I looked at our greening lawn and saw this beauty.

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Do you look at this and think What a miracle?

Oh, nature. Thank you for beauty, everywhere.

 

 

10 Comments

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    The beauty of the dandelion is to make a wish as you blow on it. It sends your wishes out in all directions or so my Irish Nana told me.

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    In Switzerland yards are full of dandelions and I’m told it’s just more of God’s sunshine.

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    Nature is the Art of God
    Daunte

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      I was not familiar with this quote and I love it! Thanks, Mark.

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    I am in charge of our yard and don’t mind them. If I see a honeybee on a dandelion, I slow the mower. I brake for honeybees.

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      I break for honeybees. That is fantastic! Thank you, Rosie!

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    I Didn’t get paid to mow the lawn but I still love you.
    You brother Randy

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      Might be my favorite blog comment ever. Thank you, brother!

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    Thanks Cathy for all of your writings!!

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      Thank you, Jean!

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Hi. I’m Cathy.

This is a blog about writing, creative living, and grace in the everyday. It’s my hope this little spot on the internet will be for you a place of quiet and reflection, a source for inspiration, and a reminder there’s beauty all around—we simply need to keep our hearts open to see it. Thank you for being here with me.

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