Welcome to Fall 2022! It is still very hot where I live, but already the daylight hours are significantly shorter and the angle of the sun has changed. Soon pumpkins will appear on my porch and the chrysanthemums will bud. The long, hot, dry summer is over and we welcome autumn! And yes, four of … Continue reading Fall Officially Arrives, But Where Is it?
Wordless Wednesday 9/22/2021
One more day and August 2020 will be finished and we will turn the calendar to September. As we all know, nothing will change and we will move through another month just as we always have done. However, this year it seems that August has been a blur, a very fast blur. I haven't felt … Continue reading Almost Gone
The end and the beginning
So the month of November ends; likewise tomorrow the new month begins. I've always thought of November as my favorite month of the year. November is when we gather for Thanksgiving meals and my thoughts always turn to Thankgsivings past, spent with loved ones now gone from this life. November is when we start preparing … Continue reading The end and the beginning
Experiencing the seasons
We're past the middle of October and fall is in full swing; the wait is over. Pumpkins on the porch, football teams are winning and loosing, and we've had that first "cool" front that brings a deep blue sky and cooler days. I always enjoy watching the seasons change and find myself anticipating each one. … Continue reading Experiencing the seasons