Monday, September 13, 2010

Autumn Refresh

This past week-end was the Arts & Apples Festival in my little town of Rochester.  To me....having lived here for for 20+ years, Arts & Apples is my official start to Autumn.  No equinox signals the start of fall for me.  Just Arts & Apples. 

Therefore, with the help of Blogger's super easy Design tool, it's time for a new blog look.

I love this time of year.  I love the cool evenings, vivid colors and unique smell of autumn. 

It signals the change of what I cook.  Time for soups, chili and meatloaf. (I love meatloaf...so shhhhh to all you who just said "Ewww, Meatloaf???")

I love pulling out my sweaters and socks. 

I can also ease up on shaving my legs so often.  (Oh hush...you don't like to shave them anymore then I do.)

Here's hoping we have a nice, long autumn.

Happy Fall!

8 comments:

  1. I like your new look! I love Fall too...just sent an email to you.

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  2. Like the new look. That is one thing I will definitely miss when we move back to Hawaii - no seasons! Luckily, summer is my favorite!

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  3. The look is perfect for the lovely MI Fall weather. It's funny how chili comes to mind as the temps drop although meatloaf never comes to my mind!
    Kathy

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  4. Kathy - I new someone would be hated the meatloaf.

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  5. I know - me too! Fall tends to be waaaay too short.

    I LOVE meatloaf. Love. I think it's time for some soon!

    Arts and Apples sounds great. I have also begin to equate apples with fall.

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  6. I like this look!

    I love fall too. I remember fall in Michigan was extremely beautiful. Enjoy it! I miss those reds.

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  7. Great new look ... delighted to catch up, Lindalou. I love soups, chili, AND meatloaf (when little, my kids called it meatfloat). Though I hate to say goodbye to summer, the cooler weather suits me fine (I'm a sweater girl). Enjoy the remains of September.

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  8. I love meatloaf even though I have never made it myself but I find a ton of joy in a big pot of homemade chili and we had some last week. We eat on it for days!!!

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