Letters from a Hill Farm
It is always fun to get up in the morning and find the garden full of leaves. It is almost as good as the first snowfall. Love your header photo. So serene.
What a delightful thing to say!The animals do offer a great feeling of serenity.
I love the autumn colours - the leaves here in the north of England are just beginning to turn gold and brown - and fall!
Our reds are mostly past, and now we're in the muted yellow color. Many trees have dropped all their leaves.
Great quote and exactly how I felt this morning with puddles of leaves everywhere here. You have a nice bundle of Library Loot, Nan. I'm glad I'm not the only one checking out kiddie lit. Enjoy.
I love that 'puddles' - poetry!There is so much great children's writing. I intend to borrow lots more every time I visit.
My daughter just this morning mentioned that the leaves haven't fallen off their huge black walnut tree yet -- she said "they'll wait until the evening before we have our first hard rain." (Then they have a huge soggy mess!)
Isn't that just wonderful that she said that. You'll have to tell her about T's words.:<)
This is how our neighborhood looks these days. The yellows are even more beautiful than the reds, imho. I love this time of year!
Around here, 5 days after this picture, there are more leaves on the ground than on trees. And they offer their own beautiful glow for a while. I agree - I do love the fall.
Now that I am a grandmother, it seems that I am often late in replying to your most-appreciated comments. But I read them as soon as they come in, and I will write as soon as I can. Please do come back and check. I love these blogging conversations. A little addendum - I've just spent quite a long time catching up with dear notes you left me months ago!! I do hope you can get back to read them. And I'm trying to be much more prompt now!Also, you may comment on any post, no matter how old, and I will see it.