drinking the wild air

Autumnal orangeAs hard as it is to believe (at least for this midwesterner), this burst of autumnal color just took place; oddly timed but beautiful nonetheless.

Autumnal shades of redDespite my best efforts, I doubt I’ll ever get used to the timing of “seasons” here in northern California. Case in point, just across the street from where I captured these images, roses and hydrangeas were still in bloom.

Autumnal shades of orange

This year we spent Thanksgiving with friends, marveling once again at our ability to pick rosemary and sage fresh from the garden (in late November!) while relaxing outside before dinner (barefoot and dressed in shirtsleeves) …

Autumnal glory… celebrating the purchase of our new home (we actually closed the previous day)!

Autumnal puddlesThe exhausting search is finally over. Soon we’ll move and get settled. I can hardly wait!






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