With a Grateful Prayer and a Thankful Heart: Mosaic Monday ~ A Baby Smile

Sunday, January 24, 2010

Mosaic Monday ~ A Baby Smile

Look who learned to smile at her Mom-Mom...
if you listen real close you'll hear her tiny little coos.
We had a delightful conversation!
*♥*♥*♥*
Babies are bits of stardust blown from the hand of God.
Lucky the woman who knows the pangs of birth for she has held a star.

God's Masterpiece

From graceful lilies pure and white,
God fashioned lovely skin,
Forgetmenots he chose for eyes,
Then formed your baby chin.
He took a tulip bright and red --
'Twas one that did not fade;
A softer, sweeter little mouth
Before was never made.
Another flower next He used --
A rosebud, pink and fair;
Touched it to your dimpled cheeks

And bade it blossom there.
Then with His magic fingers picked
Two morning glories white;
Curled and shaped your little ears,
Soon they were fastened tight.
That crowning bit of golden down
Will soon become your hair;
He gathered pollen from the flowers,
And sprinkled it with care.
For dainty little fingers dear
And precious, tiny toes,
He used slender daisy frills;
A snowdrop made your nose.

This world and all within it
He created here for man;
But Baby was "God's Masterpiece"
Since time and life began!

(Poem by Dora Dinsmore)

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33 comments:

eileeninmd said...

Beautiful poem and your grandchild is just adorable. You must be so proud! Wonderful photos.

Linda K said...

These are the best days of your life! Better than when your own children are little as you now realize the brevity of it all. ENJOY that precious one~~~~

The Tablescaper said...

What a cutey!!!

- The Tablescaper

Lynn said...

What a beautiful child. Loving Grammie. My youngest grandchild will be 1 on Thursday. Little precious face is just adorable. What a blessing. Beautiful poem too.
Lynn

Lynn said...

Iforgot to ask. Have you had word on your child in Haiti? I do hope she is alive and you have heard. The orphanage we are praying about has not been heard from as of now or the Pastor either.
Lynn

Dayle said...

Awww... what a sweetie pie.

Mildred said...

What a heart-warming picture. She is beautiful and she looks captivated by you Mom Mom! Blessings to all of you.

Ebie said...

How sweet! She is so attentive to you, Mom Mom. And what a lovely poem to go with this mosaic!

Enjoy your little precious!

Valerie said...

Precious sweet baby smiles.
God is good!

Carol said...

How adorable! You are so blessed!

Snippety Gibbet said...

What a beautiful, beautiful photo. How lucky of you to have that shot. Awwwwww.......... jan

grey like snuffie said...

So precious. I helped our daughter do a photo shoot of a 1 week old baby today....OH MY WORD....so amazing...and she's not even family. I can not imagine the love of a grandparent. Hope you have a grand week!

Tara said...

Awwww....she is such a cutie. Love the poem too. I know you are proud!
Hugs,
Tara

Laurie said...

A wonderful picture of the 2 of you; she is a bright-eyed happy baby! That is a lovely poem, a true testimony of God's love for His masterpieces, His children.

Mary said...

Oh my goodness, will you look at those precious eyes, and that sweet smile?! How adorable!!! Thanks so much for brightening my day! :)

aviewfromme said...

What a precious. Look at her bright eyes gazing and that smile! ~Jeanne

SavoringTime in the Kitchen said...

What a little darling! I loved those first smiles from our grandson too :)

Christine said...

Beautiful mosaic of such a precious, precious baby! I'm really missing that, my little one will be two in less than a month, it has flown by! Enjoy every minute! Happy MM!

ceekay said...

Precious...and yes, I can almost hear her coo!

Linda C said...

I can hear her sweet coos from here!-- I just heard some as I held our youngest little grandson a week ago!:) So sweet.

She is sure a sweetheart! And I love how they "talk" with their eyes, too:)

Great post! Thanks for sharing:)

Linda C

Susan Wicker said...

Awwwwww, this post made me cry! I loved the bits of stardust, blown from the hand of God. Beautiful, L. Thanks. Sincerely, Susan from writingstraightfromtheheart.blogspot.com

Leslie said...

she is gorgeous.

Walking on Sunshine... said...

What sweet pictures!

GardenofDaisies said...

Such a sweetie pie!
I just watched your star tutorial and am so excited to try it! I have been looking at those stars for a couple of years wishing I knew how to make them. Thank you so much!!

Golden West said...

Precious! Thanks for sharing.

Ingalill said...

Really pretty mosaic, congratulations to the new one :)

Lady Farmer said...

I think as Grandmom's holding an adoring wee one, we get just a glimmer of what God must feel when He gazes upon His children!
Precious, indeed, are these sweet creations of His hands!
Blessings!

hip chick said...

Oh my word what a cute baby.

The Watts Family said...

Oh how cute! I just love your pictures very nice post ~Blessings Heather :)

Ann said...

Oh my goodness, she's adorable. What a beautiful little smile she has

Janice said...

How Beautiful, thanks for sharing.

Just this... Alice said...

Smiles, Coos, laughs are such sweet blessings. Thanks for sharing and Best Wishes.

Molly @ A Bit O' Shine said...

Baby smiles are so precious - what a little sweetie.

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