As mentioned in the previous post, moving states away from my beloved family and MN peeps has been more bearable than expected. I’ve actually been enjoying myself. Did I cry after I got off the phone with my sister the other day? Definitely. Did my heart break a little – in the best way – … More My King-Lover
I live in that place with over 10,000 lakes. It is my favorite thing about home. I love that I am guaranteed to drive past at least one lake no matter where I am going. I love how, for me, the lakes are the biggest markers of the changing seasons. They look different in Winter, … More 10,000+
Barefoot walk on a misty day. Aromatic leafy piles to the right and left, Glimpses of a cloudy lake through barren branches, Brief bird calls and cool moisture. What more could you ask of November?
Scratchy blanket draped on top of soft, rich grass. Stretched out, eyes closed, pile of good books beside me. Reveling in the heat from the sun and the cool from the wind. Autumn sensations.
Tart apple, milky cream, and sweet caramel, in a hand-warming mug. First sip – whip cream mustache. Happy sighs and comforting feelings. Autumn sensations.
Thick wool socks, jeans. Laying on a cool wood floor, soaking in “Mid Air.” Deep breathes of air, leaf heavy, gliding in from the window. Autumn sensations.
The smallest raindrops and a wispy breeze. Little droplets of cool contrasting the snuggle of my sweater. Curled up on a porch swing, book nestled in my hands. Autumn sensations.
It’s September and I couldn’t be happier. Well, I thought I couldn’t. Then I created a VeggieTales Pandora station and discovered that there is a VeggieTales album of worship songs. AMAZING.
As I’ve shared before, I imagine P.E. Island in perpetual Autumn. L. M. Montgomery describes it as such a delightful, picturesque place that it must have Autumn’s dreamy weather at all times. Because of this delusion I have, whenever I’m feeling Fall-y, I go to the library and check out every L. M. Montgomery book … More Confectionery.
Everyone! I have started bringing sweaters to work with me every day. True, it hasn’t been cold enough to justify wearing a sweater, but Fall is so close that I am anticipating and hoping my sweater wearing every morning will be an act of faith that brings on the most beautiful weather that exists. Nothing … More Baking Happiness.