According to Merriam-Webster, bloom can mean “to produce or yield flowers.” It also means “to mature into achievement of one’s potential.”
Last night my soon-to-be 12 year-old asked if I liked HTML. I said that I did. He wanted to create this beautiful lettering for my blog using one of his favorite sites. He was also careful to point out that it wasn’t completely original, giving credit where credit was due. I love it!
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His integrity, thoughtfulness, creativity and wonderful imagination bring me such joy. It occurred to me today as I was photographing the blooms in my garden, that my children are blooming as well, blossoming really into two terrific young men.
That’s a lot of blooming on Thursday!
Oh yeah…the garden blooms: