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Fall…Ohhh…Me! Day 31

As the cooler weather begins to settle in (in some places), I find more and more time to spend reading. One of my favorite authors…Henry David Thoreau. On my list of reads for this fall and winter, The Maine Woods and a second reading…

Fall…Ohhh…Me! Day 30

If you head west on Ingersoll or Grand Ave., out of downtown Des Moines, you will pass by some of my favorite streets, shops and restaurants. If you are on Grand Avenue you will pass the Governors mansion, assorted offices and wonderful old brick apartment…

Fall…Ohhh…Me! Day 29

This is a rather new one for me but something I truly am learning to enjoy when the cooler weather comes round, is making my own soups. Chili of course is a go to favorite but it is quickly being replaced by this easy…

Follow…Ohhh…Me! Day 28

One last photo from Maquoketa. If you have not ever had the pleasure of walking through the caves and trails of this state treasure, you should definitely make plans to check it out. I promise, it is definitely worth your time.

Follow…Ohhh…Me! Day 27

I absolutely adore hiking. Not, the 20 mile, up hill all the way kind. I prefer something a little more…moderate. Winding trails through beautiful trees with a meandering stream close by…the kind that offers breathtaking views and the peace that comes when you find…

Follow…Ohhh…Me! Day 26


Fall…Ohhh…Me! Day 25

Frosty morning, Drip of dew. A ray of sun, To welcome you. Up and at ’em, Sweet child of mine. Don’t waste your gift, It’s time to shine.