Floral Friday: Something Romantic

crazy daisy flowers

The Rose has but a Summer reign,
The daisy never dies.
-James Montgomery

Typically located by the front door of the grocery store, “Crazy Daisies” boldly greet those too busy searching for milk to stop and smell the roses.  What counts as a crazy daisy varies from store to store.  It’s never the same type of daisy and sometimes glitter is involved, but the colors are always bright.  While some may call dyed flowers an abomination, I find them irresistibly cheerful.  However, when it comes to a romantic gesture, I think a diamond daisy is best.

1/2 CT. T.W. Diamond Daisy Ring in Two-Tone Sterling Silver

ZALES 1/2 CT. T.W. Diamond Daisy Ring in Two-Tone Sterling Silver

Floral Fridays is a monthly photography project with different themes each month. This series is about fun and taking time out to smell the flowers. To play along, please email Trishie (trishie@underlockandkeyblog.com) for next month’s theme.

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Why Don’t You…?

Participate in the December Daily photo project? Gather your favorite recipes for Bake Cookies Day? Make a Christmas tree out of books? Decorate ornaments? Give yourself a festive manicure? Gather friends and go caroling? Donate to the Salvation Army? Make and send Christmas cards? Watch cheesy holiday movies? Plan your 2014 adventures?

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