A to Z Guide to Happiness

Two cute dogs, Bella the Westie and Ollie the Papillon, show you how to be happy and bring happiness wherever you are, by following their paw steps with their friends and family.
You will see them having fun, relaxing, following their dreams and giving all their love. They will give you tips on finding and spreading happiness and inspirational quotations.

Read Pascal Inard's full bibliography here with list of all published and forthcoming work.

Tuesday, July 13, 2010

(94) Featuring the Fantastic Festival of Fabulous Flowers

Welcome my friends, I'm glad you could come to my Fantastic Festival of Fabulous Flowers, which was made possible thanks to the contributions of my friends who have brightened our winter days here in Melbourne, Australia with their fantastic photos of flowers :

We have a special guest, Sally the scarecrow, Marthas and Bailey's resident gardening expert.

Here's Martha is sniffing a rhododendron


Here's a lovely Dahlia from their garden :

 The lovely Zelle is wearing a beautiful flower made by her very talented Mum.


Thanks to Mango, I have travelled all the way to Texas to play "Stop And Smell The Roses" in a Blue Bonnet (the Texas State flower) field. What a great trip, thanks Mango !



And here's a pretty flower bike from Mango's garden, I love it :



A beautiful bunch of flowers from Derby and Julep's garden :





Nana and Uyanga are as beautiful as the flowers :


One of the many splendid flowers from Remington Drive


The wonderful Kira and Scampi relaxing in their yard :

 

Superb sunflowers and marigold from Dory, Jacob and Bilbo's garden


Booker Man, Asa  and a splendid Crepe Myrtle.


Doesn't Cooper look great with these orchids ?



Thanks again my friends for these lovely flowers, we cherish these beautiful gifts.

Thank you Pip for your card from Chicago, once we have more I will show them in a special post.
I've been invited to Little Princess Luna's slumber party and 100th post party, I'm so excited !



You can enjoy the beauty and smell of flowers wherever you are, they bring sunshine to our lives.
"My garden of flowers is also my garden of thoughts and dreams. The thoughts grow as freely as the flowers, and the dreams are as beautiful."~Abram L. Urban

25 comments:

♥I am Holly♥ said...

Bella, you really have received some beautiful flowers!! Right now we don't have any because of a heatwave that pretty much killed most things. The rain is back finally and if we get a flower back, we'll send it to you! Lots of love, Debbie and Holly

Katie, Julep and Derby's Mom said...

What a beautiful post ... I love your creativity ... keep that imagination going!

Maggie Mae said...

So beautiful Miss Bella...just like you!

Woofs and Licks,
Maggie Mae

Flo de Sendai said...

So many beautiful flowers:

MERCI BEAUCOUP CHERE PETITE BELLA !!!!!!

Mr. Pip said...

Almost as pretty as you, Bella!

Your pal, Pip

Life With 5 Dogs said...

Bella, Thanks for sharing all the Pretty flowers with us all.

Benny and Lily said...

Those are some beautiful flowers you got there...
That first picture is hysterical!
Benny & Lily

Wyatt said...

You know how me and mom love the flowers! Thanks fur sharing!

Wyatt

Deborah said...

I loved your post! The funny thing is I remembered most of the those pictures!!!That's a good thing that I'm reading my friends blogs!! LOL I loved the bike with the flowers. They were all beautiful!
xxoo
Deborah

Lorenza said...

I love the Flower Festival!
Beautiful flowers around the world!
Kisses and hugs
Lorenza

houndstooth said...

Oh phooey! I missed it again! Bella, I'm sorry! Still, the photos you have are so beautiful they made my tail wag!

Bunny

George the Lad said...

Nice photos, the post about this must have slipped by me.
See Yea George xxx
Ps There's two post cards on the way to you, they were sent at the same time, bet they don't arrive on the same day.

Maggie and Mitch said...

What beautiful flowers, Bella! We can almost smell their fragrance!

Love ya lots
Maggie and Mitch

Remington said...

Beautiful flowers! Thank you for including one from Remington Drive! You are a good friend.

Tessa the Maltese said...

Oh Bella what BEAUTIFUL flowers! So very many different flowers. Thanks for showing us!

Hugs, Tessa

Mango the Maltese kiddo said...

Bella, this post is prettier than I've expected.
Flowers enhance the beauty of the world. I'm so excited that other pups enthusiastically responded to your request to make this post happened.
You're so special, young lady Bella!
Cheers!

the booker man said...

miss bella!
oh, lookie at all those super pretty flowers!! my snooter is going sniffin' crazy even though i can't actually smell them. teehee. i especially love those texas bluebonnets! thanks for such a pretty pretty post! :)
*woof*
the booker man

Honey the Great Dane said...

Oh no - Bella - I'm so sorry!! My stupid human forgot all about hunting out some flower pictures of me for this post!! Everybody looks so lovely and the flowers are gorgeous. I will definitely make sure I join in your next parade!

Slobbers,
Honey the Great Dane

bermudabluez said...

We LOVE all of the beautiful flowers Bella!!! Mama is sad that she forgot to send the flower pics to you...we had lots and lots of FOUR FOOTED visitors!!! We will play next time...ok?? xoxoxo Chloe and LadyBug

mayziegal said...

Ooooo...aahhhh! How very much beautiful! This whole postie just brightened my day, Bella!

Wiggles & Wags,
Mayzie

Dory and the Mama said...

What a wonderful post Bella so beautiful and full of love!!

Smileys & Snuggles!
Dory, Jacob and Bilbo

Bijou said...

Furry purdy flowers! Thanks for sharing.

Waggles,
Bijou

Sami Boy said...

Woof! you are so pretty!
Sami Boy

ocmist said...

So many beautiful flowers and great pics with so many of our friends, too! You did an awesome job putting together such a beautiful post that reminded us all to stop and look for beauty each day! The CCC

Shiro said...

Dearest Bella, Thank you so much for the birthday card and goodies <3 I got a tummy ache from eating too many treats on my birthday :( I really like looking at all your pictures, especially where you were dressed like a koala. I've never met a koala before, but I think they look like they would be lots of fun to play with. Keep up the good work here, and I will check back soon. When is your birthday, by the way? I want to be as good a friend to you as you have been to me! xox, Shiro Danell P.S. I've posted a picture of myself with my dad :D

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