Wednesday, August 15, 2007

I don't want to wish away the present


but I am ready for fall...I need my schedule to change to a quieter more restful mode. I know it is hard for the girls to be cooped up but I want shorter days. I've never liked the really long days of summer. Perhaps it is because I feel compelled to always be doing something when the sun is shining. Fall is my favorite season - I love the smells and the warm tones. Winter is the most restful season.

5 comments:

  1. I know what you mean. Fall has always been my favourite season but even more so as I get older and am now in my own autumn.

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  2. I love Fall. Summer is great to play outside a lot, but that gets old and I start wishing for Fall too.

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  3. I love fall, too.

    The smells, the colors, the cooler temps.

    We've had 17 days of 90+, unusual for west Michigan. I haven't actually been outside much at all.

    I did find a few orange maple leaves in the yard. I believe it's going to be one of those early 'turn brown and die' years for the stressed and thirsty trees around here.

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  4. After all our hot weather, I'm about ready for fall too! Like you, I'm working on some new garden spaces, and I'm hoping to get a lot of the moving and planting done yet before winter. But I'm also hoping I have a lot more time in the kayak this year!

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  5. Autumn is my favorite Season too. :-)

    Mari-Nanci

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