Friday, October 1, 2010

From a Grateful Heart

My Heart overflows with gratitude for time in my life to create ~





and for ribbons won ~

For Vibrant fabrics that inspire ~


For beautiful friends that  hand dye silk ribbons and vintage lace ~



For my Flowers ~


And the garden they grow in ~



For dear blogging friends that bless me so ~
(and all I did was mention I like milk glass)



For My precious Teddi Bear ~


Who makes our days brighter with his silly grin  ~


For the Yellow Chair in my bedroom that Mom gave me , providing the perfect Bible reading spot in the early morning ~



For my silly family ~ even if they have traumatized Teddi from time to time


For Farmers and the Country Fairs they take part in ~


For  Kellogg's Corn Flakes .......(and Pam's relatives who invented it!)


For all of God's beautiful creations ~


For White Farmall Tractors ~


And Big Red Firetrucks ~


And Facebook Family and Friends that are Great encouragers.


 I wish you all the rich abundance of the Fall Season.


"My Life has crept so long on a broken wing,
That I have come to be grateful at last.......for a little thing."
Tennyson


     

5 comments:

Laurie said...

This post is just beautiful! Bless you too! And congratulations on your ribbons, well earned your work is fantastic!!!

Pat Winter said...

Congratulations on all of the ribbons!!!! Beautiful work, I'm sure you left them wanting to see more. Thanks for the mention sweet pea, I am thankful for you as well. Lovely post, my first "read" of the morning.
Hugs and Autumn sunshine smiles,
Pat

Pam Kellogg said...

Terri, this is just the loveliest post! Your stitching is gorgeous as always (congratulations) as are all of your photos and your little Teddi Bear is just such a sweatpea!!! Oh, what a cutie!

Hugs!!!!

Maggie R said...

Hi Terri,
What a beautiful post.
Congrats on your winning pieces. They are so beautiful..
I love your wee dog too... what a precious little friend to have by your side..
Have a splendid day filled with everything wonderful...
xoxo
((((hugs))))
Maggie

Sharon said...

Terri this post is wonderful and so thoughtful. Love your puppy, love his name and so does my Teddy. Congrats on the boatload of well deserved ribbons. Your family looks like happiness abounds. They are lucky to have you! Sunshine to you!Sharon (and teddy)