autumn pleasures

I thought I would share a few of our autumn island pleasures with you:

– the smell of freshly chopped wood at dusk, even better when you have bucked and hauled it from a real tree yourself.


– maples turning yellow (I have fallen in love with these magnificent trees).

Golden maples

– bronze splotches on a green carpet.


– picking apples on your birthday.

Picking apples

– fungi!



Here’s to embracing the season, embracing the today.

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A great God, one crazy husband, five home-schooled children, and a (post-island) life at the tip of Africa ...
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