Tag Archives: Autumn

Gift #1038: Forest of Gold

Despite the crazy schedule of the last few weeks, I’ve been desperately trying to spend every moment outside that I can.  My family went to Spring Mill State Park a couple of weekends ago and there was still a lot … Continue reading

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Gift #1032: Another Old Friend – Spring Mill State Park

This weekend my family made our annual fall trip to Spring Mill State Park.  It’s been a very hectic time for us and I think all of us were glad to head to the woods and unwind for a bit.  … Continue reading

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Gift #1031: An Old Friend

I took a vacation day today to enjoy some autumn weather and take a day trip to Nashville, IN with my mom.  It was nice to have a day away from work to take to the hills of southern Indiana.  … Continue reading

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Gift #1029: Happy October

Welcome October!  You are my very favorite month of the year and I look forward to your coming all year!  Can you please stay for the next three months?  We’ll make a few changes to the calendar and ensure you … Continue reading

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Gift #1028: Crafty Plans

These past few weeks have been quite hectic.  I had a presentation to prepare for at work and that’s been consuming every spare moment.  I gave it yesterday and felt an incredible weight lift from my shoulders and it felt … Continue reading

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Gift #1027: Happy Fall

Happy Fall to everyone!  Bring on the cooler weather, the pumpkins, the hazy mornings, smoky nights, the tang of decaying leaves, the bright colors swirling around!!  Let’s have warm sweaters and snuggly scarves, boots and fires, hot cider and delicious … Continue reading

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Gift #1025: Turning leaves

It’s still solidly in the mid to high 80s here with oppressively high humidity levels.  In spite of it feeling like mid summer though, the landscape is starting to color into autumn.  I don’t know what queue these plants are … Continue reading

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Gift #921: Memory of Leaves

Well, here we are on the first of December.  How did we get here so fast?  I have a hard time with this part of the year because I like Christmas decorations and the anticipation of Advent, but I hate … Continue reading

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Gift #918: Thanksgiving Hymn #3

Today is considered one of the busiest travel days of the year.  Thousands and thousands of people are spending today in cars or planes traveling across town or across country to spend time with their families and give thanks.  Today’s … Continue reading

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Gift #917: Thanksgiving hymn #2

Today’s Thanksgiving hymn is “Now Thank we all our God.”  This is probably the most well known hymn for the holiday.  I remember singing it in grade school, with images of pilgrims gathered around rustic tables and wheat stalks etched … Continue reading

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