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The earth is like a child that knows poems by heart. – Rainer Maria Rilke Out of synch but nice to see Spring. ONE A DAY CHRISTMAS SPECIALS 25 days of lovely surprises. If like me, you love the excitement of opening the doors on your Christmas Advent Calendar, you’re going to love this idea….

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Some people look for a beautiful place, others make a place beautiful. – Hazrat Inayat Khan

367th heart

This heart originally went up on February 14th 2013.  I’d finished my goal of 366 and it seemed the right time to share this special heart. Here is the explanation I wrote back then – I was asked back in November if I took commissions and would I consider doing a heart for  a mum…

343rd heart

A truly happy person is one who enjoys the scenery while on a detour. – unknown Little books full of the hearts, a great alternative to sending a card xx

298th heart

Beautiful truth. Life is easier when you learn to accept an apology you never got. – Robert Brault

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If I could reach up and hold a star for everytime you made me smile, the entire evening sky would be in the palm of my hand. – unknown I saw a photograph come up on facebook of a friend’s daughter, I couldn’t resist painting her. I bet this little Halloween fairy is getting quite…

260th heart

The first cool morning and Autumn reveals herself to me: She pulls her cape ’round’ crimson, gold, orange, bottomless shades of evergreen and brown. from the blog ‘ steadily skipping stones’ I’m afraid this is where my hearts don’t make sense when I mention seasons or special dates. I’m not wishing Autumn on us but…

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Silence and night were in the air, I heard their whispers everywhere: And wind-breaths through the wall-flowers went, Like unseen bees in search of scent. Deep in the sky some stars were burning,- And then I heard the round world turning! – Maud Keary    

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“And above all, watch with glittering eyes the whole world around you because the greatest secrets are always hidden in the most unlikely places. Those who don’t believe in magic will never find it.”- Roald Dahl

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Live the full life of the mind, exhilarated by new ideas, intoxicated by the romance of the unusual. – Ernest Hemingway

224th heart

May you always walk in sunshine. May you never want for more. May the Irish angels rest their wings right besides your door. Irish blessings quote.

172nd heart

Women always try to tame themselves as they get older, but the ones who look best are often a bit wilder. – Miuccia Prada Be the type of person you want to meet.

158th heart

Wherever you go, no matter what the weather, always bring your own sunshine. – Anthony J D’Angelo

154th heart

charming enigmas, secret of seduction. Which to be quite honest is probably quite appropriate for Happy Mother’s Day lol ( UK incase my American followers get worried) and for the more conventional here’s last year’s Mother’s Day heart 1788th heart

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    Beauty stems from within. grow a kind heart. – Heather Doyle. This one I painted for my cousin Heather. She sent the words and loves Charles Rennie Mackintosh. Kindness that important message again xx