First Day of Fall 2014

As I start writing this post, it is officially fall. It began at 9:29pm last nigh and today is the first full day of fall. Goodbye summer, until next year. Fall isn’t all bad, of course. I’m just not quite ready to say farewell to the long (although not quite …

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Pumpkin soup and fall weather

Last night, it smelled like Thanksgiving! I know, I know. It’s early, but Texas had an influx of fall weather: cool, overcast, rainy. It was the perfect weather to be curled up inside reading (and finally getting around to reading Washington Irving’s Legend of Sleepy Hollow) with something hot, like …

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