Dandelion

I’m always delighted to find a downy Dandelion puff-ball dancing gracefully in the sunlight. 

I absolutely adore the Dandelion! 

It stands alone as such a unique plant, but also feels so familiar and evokes playful childhood memories.  

The Dandelion is a master survivor, thriving on all continents but Antarctica, and revered in many cultures and throughout history for its medicinal, nutritional and magical powers.  

But most of all, I think the Dandelion is an almost miraculous representation of unlimited potential as its seeds float on gentle breezes towards future possibilities.

Serendipity

As Long As There Are Dandelions

In 1988 when I was a mother of two young children, I read this poem in a parenting newsletter. Something about its message to treasure the most important but simple things in life prompted me to snip it from the pages to keep as a special reminder.

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