There is no season when such pleasant and sunny spots
may be lighted on, and produce so pleasant an effect on
the feelings, as now in October.
- Nathaniel Hawthorne
Here are some simple pleasures to welcome in the wonderful month of October!
~Plan an outing to a pumpkin patch or farmers' market. Go on a search for the perfect pumpkin.
Door Stop by Neil Faulkner
~Take a drive in the country to admire all the colors of the season. Take along a picnic!
Autumn Road by Diane Romanello
~Watch a squirrel gather nuts for the winter.
Acorns and Oak Leaves by Giclee Print
~Bring home a small pot of mums for your kitchen table.
Fall Mum by Barbara Kelley
~Make caramel apples and share them with friends.
The Cider Mill, 1880 by John Brown
~Harvest your herbs and flowers and hang them in your kitchen to dry.
Hanging Dried Herbs by T. Chiu
~Enjoy the longer Autumn evenings with your family. Give them the gift of togetherness.
Cozy Cabin by Judy Gibson
Listen! the wind is rising,
and the air is wild with leaves,
We have had our summer evenings,
now for October eves!
I hope you all have a wonderful October!