Autumn seems to finally be arriving, after a summer which just seemed to hold on and hold on. Today's weather was perfect for the little guy and I to go adventuring after lunch. We have a small natural area in our neighborhood, close enough for an easy walk for short legs, and deep enough into the woods that you can forget suburbia for a little while. We enjoyed moss, and sticks, mushrooms, and the creek; a heron, some squirrels, imaginary snakes (the best kind!), and perhaps a house for a real fairy. Enjoy!
And once we arrived home, we enjoyed getting the house ready for fall. The sticks we collected ended up here: