Monday, 22 October 2007

A blog? How fun!

With significant encouragement from blogger friends, I have taken the plunge & started my blog. Being my first post, I feel pressure to write something witty, intelligent or philosophical - hmm, perhaps, I'll just stick with 'gidday'! I have agonised over my blog name, but 'Bloom' has persisted. It reflects my longstanding love of flowers - one of my earliest memories is asking my great-aunt, a wonderful gardener, for a posy of blossoms from her garden, & shortly thereafter being reprimanded by my Dad for being so bold as to ask! Ah, but I did go home with flowers so perhaps it was worth the scolding! As you do, I checked the dictionary definition: to bloom means to yield blossoms; to flourish; to glow with warmth; to be in a state of healthy beauty & vigour. All good things surely, and I can only aspire to the last of them! Welcome to my blog & wishing all health, beauty & vigour to you!


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  2. Welcome..........pleased we finally convinced you to do your own blog..........

  3. welcome to blogland I wil be back to see what you get up to
    Hugs Beth

  4. Welcome to Blogland! Look forward to seeing your flowers and stitchery!

  5. Welcome to blogland. The place that brings the whole world closer together. Saves money on a world trip I say.

  6. Welcome to you from Texas! I'll check back often to see those beautiful blooms!


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