Tag Archives: animals
Charles Fall 2017
Louise and Sofie Fall 2015
Autumn days come quickly, like the running of a hound on the moor.
Last week it was summer and this week it turned to true fall: welcome The Autumnal Equinox.
Fall was always Squash E Bears perfect time. His winter coat would start to bloom and he really looked like the perfect cuddle bear. Gosh, I miss that dog every day. I do love the current pack but there was something about Squash that even made people stop their cars in the middle of the street and ask about him. It was not really how he looked, though he was a formidable giant ball of fluff, he exuded this gentle energy that could be felt all around.
Fall is my favorite season. I love the colors, the crisp air, the smell of cider, and the pumpkin. I love how the animals start to gather all their hordes of food for winter, scurrying up and down the trees. And the smell of wood fires burning. Fall doesn’t last very long in the Mid-Atlantic anymore, we tend to go from summer heat to winter cold very quickly. So, I breathe in every moment I can get.
Oh my, I think I need to go make an apple pie. What do you love most about fall?
What kind of mischief did you get into today?
We have a new grandcat, his name is Freddie Purcury. He is about 9 weeks old. My other grandcat, Hazel, seems to be tolerating him so far. What a bundle of energy. Such a ginger-boy! Love love love love love! K8 is head over heels in love with him. I think he is going to be one of those ‘always in trouble’ little boys. How fun!