By Emily on September 23, 2013
Fall is the season of bloggers. Every blogger and her mother is celebrating the solstice today, the crisp morning air, the hot apple cider to come, pumpkin everything, hearty crock pot meals, cozy sweaters and knee high boots. It makes me so jealous. Here in Texas, it’s supposed to be 90 all week (or, as […]
By Emily on October 2, 2011
I’m finally ready to welcome you. Celebrating with quilts and peppermint tea, quiet evenings listening to Adele. Leaf collecting has officially begun. Pumpkin muffins on this week’s agenda. So, pull up a chair and tell me: what are your favorite fall rituals? Who’s playing on your stereo these days? (photo via hier houd ik van […]
By Emily on October 13, 2010
Garrison Keillor is in town tonight, and though I’m not going to hear him perform, his coming reminded me that I haven’t read through the wonderfully diverse offerings of The Writer’s Almanac in a while. This poem particularly caught my eye, continuing with the autumn theme. The Signature Mark of Autumn The signature mark of […]
By Emily on August 31, 2010
Picked up on my way home from work today. And now I’m sitting here, working on a project and cupping my favorite tea mug to warm my hands. It’s still August, right?