Autumn......my favorite time of year! A time of changing colors, falling leaves and those leaves crunching under foot while walking in the early morning, taking in the beauty of the changing of the season. This season always brings memories of homemade soup simmering all day and that wonderful aroma filling the house, greeting all who come in the door, chili and football games on the weekend, quiet times sitting by the fire, wrapped in a warm afghan as I read a good book or watched a favorite movie. My boys are grown but the memories of their excitement trying to decide what they want to be for Halloween makes me smile. November brought the bounty of Thanksgiving when family came together for the big turkey dinner of too much food, the all day football games and then playing pinochle with Mom and Dad, ending the wonderful day of festivities. Then Christmas, the best of all. A time with family and friends and being grateful for...
- Joined July 17, 2011