I started with this. You'll have to excuse the bad picture, it was 11 at night when I took it.
As you can see, it's a fleur-de-lys. However, I couldn't use it as-is and I'll tell you why. You see, I live in the province of Québec and this is our flag:
So when I see a fleur-de-lys, all I can think of is this flag, and more specifically our national holiday, la St-Jean-Baptiste. I know there's a lot more meaning behind this emblem, but my head sees what it sees, what can I say! Since I didn't have pictures of us celebrating said holiday (well, not enough pics), I decided to alter the album. I made this:
A bird! Cute, cute! I used Scrap Within Reach's Urban Garden collection.
And now, my kids are happy! :)
Life is not a race. Take it slower. Hear the music before the song is over.♥