Thankful Thursday ~ Our first Little Flowers

11:46 AM
What a joy to have a little girl.

I thought of myself as a boy-mommy, with my house full of men, love my 3 sons! But God has gifted me with a daughter to fulfill my dreams and share girly things.

Last week was the first time my daughter and I attended a Little Flowers girls' club among our Catholic homeschooling friends. "Little Flowers Girls' Club® is a Catholic program for girls ages 5 and up based on learning Catholic virtues through the lives of Catholic saints, Scripture and the Catechism of the Catholic Church. "

It began with an adorable, Saint Valentine's tea party for the girls.

Napkins on their laps... in their pretty dresses.

Our amazing hostess set a beautiful table and read to the little ladies. They listened quietly to a story about St. Valentine, a book about Corinthians scripture, LOVE IS... and discussed what the virtue of Charity looks like.

Afterwards, the table was cleared for crafts, Valentine cards were made for their priests. Just a charming day!

St. Therese, shower us with your prayers that we may recieve the graces we need.


Therese said...

I am praying for a healthy baby, but secretly would be pleased to have a little girl this time. That party looked lovely!

Sarah said...

What a special activity for you and your daughter to do together! I have heard so much about Little Flowers; I have to look into it for my daughters.

SQUELLY said...

That looks like such a lovely idea! I teach boys and girls but in separate classes - so an all girls and an all boys class- of course I love both but there is something wonderful about little girls!

Anonymous said...

You are so blessed to have this group! We don't have any nearby and I am looking into what is involved with starting one...Theresa

Jessica said...

What a fun first meeting! I loved seeing the pictures! I am so glad your daughter gets to participate in Little Flowers!! My girls and I have been enjoying it so very much this year!!

Kathy said...

That was so fun. My girls loved every minute of it. It was great to have you and your daughter there. I can not wait for the next meeting. You better be wearing the green.


Renee said...

Oh so fun! What a wonderful time for the girls at a special Little Flower day. Enjoy these moments with your daughter, so special. I love your new banner too, well at least it's the first time I've been able to "see" it since being off and online again. Hugs!

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