Tag: color change

Observations On Autumn

  Use what you have, use what the world gives you. Use the first day of fall: bright flame before winter’s deadness; harvest; orange, gold, amber; cool nights and the smell of fire. Our tree-lined streets are set ablaze, our kitchens filled with the smells of nostalgia: apples bubbling into sauce, roasting squash, cinnamon, nutmeg,…

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Enjoying Fall Colors

Here’s my entry for Wordless Wednesday, from Colonial Williamsburg last weekend.  I’ve also updated my header to use this photo. Happy Wednesday!  The temperatures have dipped here and I actually wore my winter coat to work today.  Yuck!

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Rusty Leaves

This week’s Six Word Friday uses the word “rusty” – Rusty leaves signals the autumn change. This was taken along the Snickersville Turnpike in Northern Virginia.  This turnpike was originally intended to connect the Shenandoah Valley to Loudoun County in northern Virginia in the 1700’s.  George Washington used to travel it regularly, staying at the inn run…

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