Psalm 144:12 "....that our daughters may be as cornerstones, polished after the similitude of a palace."
My daughter is growing up and it has always been my heart's desire that she would grow into a godly woman. Finding ways to foster this in her life led me to start a Bible Study/ Fellowship Group for her and a few of her same-aged friends last year. This afternoon we met together and made potpourri.
First little bags were sewn, then each girl mixed her own combination of rose petals, lavender, lemon verbena, thyme, monarda and yarrow. What a lesson it was in individual olfactory distinctions when it came time to add the tiny drops of essential oils.
Finished touches of femininity just waiting to be tucked in between "unmentionables".
Embroidering one's initial adds a special touch I think.
And the best part, my kitchen smells like a rose garden!
Funny how little things scurry into my mind these days. Things "au nouveau" that prick interest, the voice in the back of my mind ...
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