Floral Friday

Flower Photography, Pink Flower, Floral Friday

Flowers have to make their way through the dirt in order to blossom. Their beauty and energy should help to remind us of the possibilities of life and that when times are hard we need to find the strength to push through to get past it.

Floral Friday 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 for next month's theme.

53 comments

My Garden Diaries said...

Oh I so loved this!!! I totally agree and connect to those quotes! And such a beautiful bloom! Very powerful words Rowena! All good things to you! Nicole xo

trishie said...

I absolutely love this too! Gorgeous pic and such lovely and meaningful words to match. Wishing you a great weekend, Rowena x

Anonymous said...

Such a gorgeous photograph. I miss all of the fresh blooms of America.

Karen @ Beatrice Euphemie said...

Yes, we all need hope these days! Lovely photo and quote. xo Karen

Lilli said...

Hi Rowena, totally love the theme of this month, so positive and encouraging. Totally love your shot and the quote you associated is inspiring, just what I need to read in this moment :) Many hugs my dear, hope your weekend will be amazing! xo

oomph. said...

beautiful shot!

Pooja Mittal said...

such a beautiful thought , these flowers must inspire us
we must stop and smell them
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Anonymous said...

Did you take this picture yourself? It's lovely! "Flowers have to make their way through the dirt in order to blossom. Their beauty and energy should help to remind us of the possibilities of life and that when times are hard we need to find the strength to push through to get past it." I think that is such a sweet and encouraging comment; often we need a metaphor to take ourselves in the right direction! Rosemary X

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The Dainty Dolls House said...

I agree, I really love love flowers!! They make me smile and things feel marvellous. I have lilies in my house at the moment :)) It's either them or peonies :))) I hope you have a gorgeous weekend doll xx

Emmylou said...

That's a lovely quote from Lady Bird:)
Happy Friday, Rowena.

Jackie Harrison said...

Perfect quote and image have a great weekend doll.
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abeautifulzen said...

pretty!

Style and Paper said...

So cute!!

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Unknown said...

Beautiful flower, have a great weekend.
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Blackswan said...

TGIF, Rowena! Stay sweet always like these beautiful flowers :D
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Unknown said...

beautiful pic!
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kiss

Jane said...

such a beautiful picture rowena!

get carried away said...

a wonderful post sweety!
happy weekend!

<3, Kathrin
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Jenmarie said...

Beautiful! I love this series that you do. They are so calming and inspirational :)

Margaret Dallospedale said...

OMG
It's amazing Rowena.
Love this flower.
Have a beautiful weekend
Kisses
Maggie D.
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Paola Lauretano said...

Lovely image and quote... so positive!!!
Happy friday my fashion friend!!!
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Unknown said...

great post, the quote is beautiful too :)
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FASHION TALES said...

What a beautiful quote and image Rowena. Have a lovely weekend.
/Madison x
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Rachella - flourishingfit.com said...

The quote is so true, and the picture is absolutely beautiful. Great article.

Unknown said...

Great text and beautiful pictures * - *

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Coco said...

What a lovely idea! And of course I entered the giveaway!
Baci,
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Unknown said...

It is a perfect post with lovely quotes!
Happy evening

debra mejia said...

I like that quote and the photo is beautiful!

Midnight Cowgirl said...

What a beautiful quote and flower!

ALLIE NYC said...

Yes so true, you put this very well.

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Lena L said...

Beautiful!
Thanks for this, Rowena.
Have a great weekend! :)

Draffin Bears said...

Hi Rowena,

Beautiful flower and quote - so true.
Have a happy weekend
hugs
Carolyn

Fiona said...

I'm beginning to realise after seeing everyone's post that flowers make the perfect metaphor. I love all the quotes people have chosen, this one especially puts a smile on my face :)

Unknown said...

Beautifully said. Flowers are such a symbol of hope. lovely photography too. x

Eline Blaise said...

Wauw, such a beautiful thought!

Unknown said...

Love the picture - what a cute quote!

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Rebeca Muñoz López said...

Great quite! I Jope You have wonderful weekend.

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Charlotte's Frame said...

Well said! Happy weekend :]

Unknown said...

beautiful photo, do you know what that flower is called?

Beauty Follower said...

A really promising quote!

Have a great weekend :)

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Tales of Whimsy said...

YES! So true. So lovely. Gorgeous combo.

Roses, Lace and Brocante said...

An exquisite pink rose Rowena and Lady Bird's quote is perfect!

Hugs
Shane

j said...

That's such a pretty picture, and good words to remember. Thanks for posting this, Rowena!

Gabrielle said...

Floral Friday is a fantastic concept that I can really appreciate as I adore photographing flowers. I love the quote too.. what a wonderful post to read, even if it's Sunday or any other day for that matter! :)

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Hoda Katebi said...

Aw such a beautiful photo and quote! I love the idea of this link up--it totally pushes the "have time to stop and smell the flowers" idea, which I think is really cute! :)

<(') Hoda | JooJoo Azad

SissiHope said...

Very nice blog:-)
xoxo

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BEAUTYEDITER.COM – Beauty Blog said...

Awesome post and photo! hope you have an amazing brand new week!


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Unknown said...

Love this!
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Coco said...

I love this tag Rowena! Hope you had a great weekend doll!
Baci,
Coco
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A Very Sweet Blog said...

Rowena, that is so beautiful! What a wonderful way to look at things. I'm going to remember that!!! So inspirational!

Sybil said...

this is so beautiful!!! :D

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Unknown said...

Nice flowers. They are so delicate.

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