Tuesday, October 8, 2013


Autumn delight is.......

Plump pumpkins sitting on the front porch and steps

A hint of color creeping into the trees

Sleeping with the window up and having to burrow beneath the blanket before dawn

Pumpkin Spice Latte from Starbucks

Bright blooming chrysanthemums in clay pots

Halloween decorations making their annual appearance

Pulling the sweaters, boots and scarves out of the back of the closet

The softer slant of the afternoon sun

Sweet nesting instinct as we feather our "nest" for upcoming Winter

An entire aisle of trick-or-treat candy at the market

Caramel apples

Smell of woodsmoke from the first fire of the season drifting across the neighborhood

Leaves floating down in the breeze

Sunday afternoon naps to the sounds of football on the tv

The first pot of chicken & dumplings

Earlier arrival of dusk


What are some of your favorites things about Fall????

For a peek at images that inspire me during this time of year, visit my Pinterest board -  "Fabulous Fall". 

I am so glad you stopped by my porch for a visit today.  Please leave me a note below in the Comments section, so I can say "hello, my friend" back at  you!

1 comment:

  1. I love all of those things!! The smell of woodsmoke has to be one of the best smells ever, especially when it's on a cloudy, cold day!


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