The bulb contains the food that produces the blooms of many of our Spring flowers. So, I had this idea to pay tribute to it on a tag that would be a lovely addition to a gift you might give for the Easter Season or just to say “Welcome Spring!”
“And then my heart with pleasure fills,
and dances with the Daffodils.”
My daffodils have been poking up for some time now and it won’t be much longer before my garden is in color again. I love looking forward to this time, just as I did when I was growing up. The field in front of my grandparent’s home was filled with these naturalized blooms that we picked. There are so many varieties with contrasting single or double coronas , but the large yellow Daffodils are still my favorite.
As card makers, we are able to capture a memory that will last; my card today does just that. Three years ago, my husband and I moved cross-country from the Pacific Northwest to North Carolina to be closer to our family after we had lost our youngest daughter to breast cancer. When my dear friend, Els (van de Burgt) found out, she told me of this song by Darius Rucker entitled Wagon Wheel. “A must to listen to!”