Sunday, March 20, 2011

The secret Garden- Le jardin secret.

Dreaming of spring and a secret garden...When and where everything comes alive.

"Where you tend a rose, my lad,
A thistle cannot grow."

The secret Garden By Frances Hodgson Burnett, illustrated by Inga Moore is a must read For early spring.
This book enchanted me, made me smile and warm my heart. 
It made me appreciate the nature surrounding me. The simple things we take for granted.
The illustration is beautiful also.

The garden is slowly coming alive in Utah. The colors are still faded.

 party on my side bar.


Darlene said...

I loved reading The Secret Garden quite a few years ago. It's on my list of books to read again!

Esme said...

I loved The Secret Garden-what a wonderful choice. how did you end up in the US? Living in Paris is my dream. I was just there before Christmas.

Anonymous said...

Nice to see how a book can inspire you. I haven't read The Secret Garden but I think I should.

Anonymous said...

The Secret Garden is one of my favorite childhood reads. I read it to my boys when they were little and they really liked it too.

Tracy said...

I love the Secret Garden!!

Looks like you've been busy!! I love all the fun photos!! You're just so stinkin' cute! :-)

InspiredByLife said...

i adore this style!!

Plush Possum Studio said...

This was one of our favorites growing up. But even as adults, we take pleasure in its storyline. love the outfit too! Wish we had had enough snow here in CO! But the daffodils are blooming next to the house. :)

Unknown said...

hermosas fotografias, besos, mely

Unknown said...

Esme. I married an American.
Thanks so much for saying hi ! Happy first day of spring too !

Russo said...

I always enjoy reading your blog. You have fantastic pictures and how coll to have a flower blooming with the book Secret Garden right by it. Stunning idea.

Russo @

Wicked Chef # 1 - Linds said...

What a cute outfit! I'm your newest follower from Wednesday's blog hop! I hope to see you around :)

Char said...

The secret garden is a favorite of mine. I also love the movie, the older version.
Happy Pink Saturday!
I am your newest follower, Char

Jori said...

I am reading The Secret Garden toot sweet! Thank you for the reminder! Happy Pink Saturday!! I am your latest follower!:)

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