Monday, May 10, 2010
Mother's Day Mary Garden
~My Mother's Day Blessings & Me~
(Minus hubby, not pictured)
This is the "before" flowers photo.
Hubby, Princess, and Superboy started by planting a cross using Marigolds (Mary's Gold),beginning at the foot of Our Lady
Me and Mer-man helped fill in the gaps
Army Dude (below)helped plant our tomato garden while others worked on the Mary garden
We placed our Lady Bug Painted rocks at the foot of Our Lady
Mary Garden Complete!
All 5 children and Benny the pooch!
We made "garden flower" cupcakes to share with our grandmas who came for dinner...
Here is a list of our Mary Garden flowers and their symbolic meaning...
OUR LADY'S JOY
Impatiens ~ "Mother Love"
OUR LADY'S SORROW
Alyssum~"Flower of the Cross"
OUR LADY'S GLORY
Morning Glories~"Our Lady's Mantle"
Petunias~"Our Lady's Praises"
Forget-Me-Nots~"Eyes of Mary"