Goodbye, Summer

My birthday has always marked the end of summer for me. Despite the first day of autumn occurring closer to September’s end than its beginning, the first day of September seems to demand its arrival. In the spirit of bidding summer an official farewell this week, I give you a photo series of my birthday … More Goodbye, Summer

Fall Followup

So much good occurs during the transition from fall to winter that I barely recognize my favorite season has gone away until we are already well into winter. It has officially been winter for a full week now, and time for a follow upĀ on my Fall Want To list. Fall turned out to occupy my … More Fall Followup

Fall Want To List

I so enjoyed my Summer Want To List that I thought a Fall Want To List was in order. This time around I had to fight the urge to add New Year’s resolution type items to the list. Hidden between the lines of my more exciting to do’s are things like: go regularly to the … More Fall Want To List

Finally Fall!

It’s the first day of fall!!! I’ve been looking forward to this day for…well, all year long. Admit it. This is how you feel on the first day of fall, too. Though summer brings about a needed relief from the bitter cold of winter, fall always is the season I want to press ‘pause’ on … More Finally Fall!

Season Anxiety

I am not a summer person. You may release all your horrified looks, gasps of shock, and questions of, “But what about the beach?” right now. In New Jersey, we are fortunate to be able to experience all four seasons. There are some who might disagree, but I love living in a state with ever … More Season Anxiety