Tuesday, October 1, 2013

It's October, People!!


It's October people....time for

  • Turning leaves
  • Bonfires 
  • Football games
  • New TV shows
  • Sweaters
  • Pumpkin anything
  • Skies filled with geese flying south
  • Corn stalks
  • Harvested fields
  • Hot cocoa
  • Trick or Treat
  • Apple picking
  • Shorter days
  • Mums 
  • Homecomings
  • The beginning of the holidays
  • Carving Jack-o-Lanterns
  • Raking leaves 
  • Chili
  • And.....a new mug!!!
Today officially begins "National Leaf Raking Month"  What do you think of when October arrives?

Linking with Kim for Texture Tuesday.


Until next time.....

30 comments:

  1. Cutest mug ever! and a great list too!

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  2. Lovely, as always! it's almost unbelievable that October is upon us already!!

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  3. Yes it is... and I hardly can believe it! Gorgeous photo and a good list! I should make my own :)
    I'm thinking winter lights, hot chocolate and me & my girls (perhaps hubby too) under warm blankets. Here in Finland it's already getting very dark and chilly.

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  4. I think of "all of the above"!
    Lovely picture....

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  5. Lovely reminders of all that Fall means to us, Deanna! Love your new mug! Now I am thinking of hot chocolate! Hugs xoxo

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  6. I love October, it's time to get cozy! And it's also Thanksgiving for us this month too, so lots of turkey. : )

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  7. hey, i used my rake in Sept just last week ... & i sure can use it again, leaves every where ... but today i was in town so it will have to wait. ( :

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  8. That is the cutest mug....I like all the things on your list plus I love playing in the leaves with my grandkids and snuggling under a warm blanket with a good book....October brings so many changes it should be considered the first of the year....

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  9. • Turning leaves … hope to get some pretty picts in the Black Hills later this week.
    • Football games … Go Huskers
    • New TV shows … I am hooked on The X Factor and Grey’s started back up last week.
    • Sweaters … Yea!
    • Pumpkin anything … I have a pumpkin roll in the back of my mind.
    • Corn stalks … I went out to the field and picked up some stocks the chopper missed or ran over. They are now wired to two different posts in my yard.
    • Apple picking … I would love to go apple picking in an orchard!
    • Shorter days … We don’t have to work until 9 pm and still get to quit at dark.
    • Carving Jack-o-Lanterns … I need to find some pumpkins to decorate.
    • Chili … I made a batch over the weekend. Chili is a favorite!
    • And.....a new mug!!! … My mug is well seasoned and I take it with me everywhere. I know just how full to fill it with coffee before adding my cappuccino concoction.

    I love fall too!

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  10. pumpkins, witches, putting the mower away (eventually), witches, pumpkin spice latte, baked mac & cheese and chili, football, colorful trees, mums, trick-or-treat, smell of burning leaves, Halloween dessert plates, ... so many things. Love the mug!

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  11. Oh boy - leaf raking - but then, I leave that to Greg who has started leaving it to landscapers. October means cool crisp Autumn days and comfort food!

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  12. I love that mug! New? Or did you hide it when we were there? I just love fall ... no list required!

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  13. I think of ALL THINGS FALL...and dressing up for Halloween! cute mug

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  14. I love your list--so many good things on it! I don't love the leaf raking part, though. :-)

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  15. I love all things fall, except the shorter days. Your mug is really cute.
    Happy October!

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  16. Great mug I'm getting addicted to Pumpkin Spice Latte in Starbucks !!!

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  17. great list and wonderful shot. It certainly says ' FALL'

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  18. I think time away up north in Traverse City, beautiful colors and unfortunately rain, which seems to be in the forecast for the next three days.

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  19. Always glad to see October. That means the intense heat of summer is already a distant memory. Love you list and love each one except raking leaves. :)

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  20. Hmm, that made me adore October! Even though I always wish there were two Septembers. :-)

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  21. I think it will snow, and I'm usually right! October seems like an in-betwen month with one foot in fall, the other in winter.

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  22. I think of . . . how it might be Autumn by the time you are having winter. No raking for me, we have Live Oaks! ;)

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  23. LOVE that mug and the photo of it!
    Your list is perfect! My favorite time of year for a little of all you listed.

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  24. Beautiful October still life! I love the texture.

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  25. Deanna just popped in to say that I have nominated you for a Sunshine Award check out my blog for details have a lovely day ...http://vivmhalliwell.blogspot.co.uk/2013/10/facts-on-friday.html

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  26. absolutely beautiful!! love the colors! love Fall too!

    have a wonderful and inspired day ♥

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  27. Great list! It sums up October perfectly. In the fall, I always start thinking of baking and cozy food. Hope you have a good weekend :)

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  28. oh I used to love the bonfires and marshmallow roasts. Still mostly hot in Texas, so am looking forward to Wisconsin! I love the colors of fall... but still waiting here in Texas! That is the cutest mug ever!

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