Football!

Football!

 "It's football season; anything can happen." ~Troy Brown Fall Fun: What screams fall more than football? My husband and I have the dilemma of not cheering for the same team. Even worse, he cheers for the enemy..the Green Bay Packers. Skol Vikings! This year I've also been able to enjoy some college games. My brother is a [...]

Cabin Up North

Cabin Up North

"Every leaf speaks bliss to me, fluttering from the autumn tree." -Emily Bronte Fall Fun: It’s a long weekend for me! Today I’m heading  to a cabin up north with tons of friends. We’ll be on Lake Mille Lacs. I expect to see beautiful leaves on brisk walks, drink hot apple cider, play games and enjoy [...]

Chili Bowl

Chili Bowl

If yesterday was all about the scents of fall, today is about the tastes. And what tastes more like fall than chili? Soup is for winter, chili is for fall. Here are a few of my favorite recipes. Put it in the crockpot and invite someone over for the game tomorrow to share a bowl of chili.

Scents of Fall

Scents of Fall

“At no other time (than autumn) does the earth let itself be inhaled in one smell, the ripe earth; in a smell that is in no way inferior to the smell of the sea, bitter where it borders on taste, and more honeysweet where you feel it touching the first sounds. Containing depth within itself, darkness, something of the grave almost.”

Hello Fall!

Hello Fall!

I’m ready to soak up as much of fall as I can in these last three weeks of October. Time has been moving so quickly lately, and I want to make sure I’m taking time to stop, breathe and enjoy. The way I do that best is through writing and celebrating.