Friday, April 30, 2010

May 1st in France is special




May 1st is special in France, we give a lily of the valley, like the one in the picture to loved ones. Giving this to all of you :)
XOXO
Frenchy


19 comments:

Cielo Azul Jewelry said...

So sweet=0)

Have a lovely weekend=0)
xoxo,
Carol

Julie Harward said...

A sweet tradition...a sweet tiny flower! Happy May Day to you...come say hi :D

RawknRobynsGoneBlogWild said...

What a beautiful tradition. Americans are so less refined and cordial. We could learn a thing or two or a million from the Europeans.
Thanks for the follow.
I'm doing the same.
Happy weekend!
Cheers,
Robyn

ashley said...

following you back! love the blog, can't wait to read more ;)
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naturalnchicmakeup said...

Have a great weekend! =)

Denise said...

Definitely a tradition worth saving and passing on:)
Happy Weekend!

RosieP said...

Thank you. I so wish England hadn't been stripped of all it's traditions, so sad. Enjoy your weekend

Hugs RosieP x

It's me said...

Thanks!!.i didn't know that.from the lily...........nice thought !!

Have a nice weekend toooooooo...............XXXXXXXX.......Hugs from me

Maggie B said...

Happy May Day.
My DH bought me a pot of muguet yesterday as he does every year. When it has finished blooming I plant it in a flower bed by the front door ready for the following year.
Sadly he dropped the flower pot whilst unloading the groceries from the car and my muguet is looking very sorry for itself this morning.
Still, it's the thought that counts.
~Maggie~

malia said...

Lovely tradition... (-:

Vintage French Hen said...

Thanks Frenchy! May 1st is special to me too...its my anniversary! Have a fabulous weekend...marcia

Brianna! said...

AHH PARIS
how I envy you dear!
xoxo
bB

Liz said...

Oh cool! I looked it up and it is sort of like our Labor Day. Very neat. Happy "Labor Day" to you! I love Lilly of Valley. Such a beautiful flower.

Thanks!
~Liz

Meghan said...

You are so sweet, as usual! Hope you are having a great weekend!

Kissed by an Angel said...

I love Lily of the valley!! So pretty!!
xxxx

Raymonde said...

Merci pour le joli muguet. Gros bisous. xxx

Inouyes said...

I am a follower!

JamericanSpice said...

That is a sweet tradition. I like it.

Sarah said...

What a beautiful tradition. I'd not heard of this one. I will remember this for next year so I can give some to my French friend who lives here in the states.

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