Autumn Walk

We walked in our woods yesterday morning.  It was chilly, a bit cloudy, and the air had that wonderful earthy, autumn smell.  There is something grounding -- spiritual -- about an early morning walk among the glorious trees, the multi-colored leaves pirouetting in their final, slow dance to the ground, the trees whispering shared secrets... Continue Reading →

Happy October!

"Delicious Autumn! My very soul is wedded to it, and if I were a bird I would fly about the earth seeking the successive Autumns."  George Eliot

The Dahlia Show

October never gets old for me.  I love the changing colors - the deep reds, oranges and bright yellows of the leaves.  I love the cooling evenings, the chill and fog of the early mornings. And I love autumn perennials and annuals, in particular the dahlias.  Dahlias continue to send up glorious blooms until that first bitter... Continue Reading →

Autumn Colors…and the sheep

Things have been very busy here, but I managed to snap some photos early yesterday morning.  The leaves have started their change and the evenings have been consistently in the 50s.  Still waiting for those really cool nights so I can plant the 500 flower bulbs and the garlic taking up space in my pantry.  But the... Continue Reading →

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