Fall Is In The Air

Hello, World.

Walking across campus today I felt something I haven’t felt in a while: cold. There was a chill, not a slight chill, but an actual chill in the air. At first I thought that I probably should have grabbed my scarf, but then I realized something else: fall is nearing closer. So, with the idea that autumn, my absolute favorite season, is in the air, I thought I would share some little pieces of fall with you, and the parts of fall that are my favorites.

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Leaves changing color. Something about that change that accompanies fall makes me feel like anything is possible. I love when leaves lose that summery green, and turn crispy orange, yellow, or red. Changing leaves, and the crunch of leaves under my boots, are my favorite.

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I’m looking forward to apples in any form: apple cider, apple pie, apple crisp, apples, etc. Apples taste like fall to me.

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ImageAnything pumpkin flavored is a must for me during the fall. At Starbucks, I get a pumpkin spice latte (my first of the season is right there in the middle), and at Peets I add pumpkin syrup to my chai lattes. Pumpkin is my favorite flavor, so whenever I notice a pumpkin tea at the grocery store, I immediately become much happier and realize fall is coming for me.

Something I also love about fall? Cozy socks. I don’t know why, but it makes me think of home, family, and comfort. I know it’s weird, but for some reason cozy feet just make me super happy. I also love when I can start wearing boots all the time. I may be rather tall, but boots are my favorite kind of shoe. I always feel way taller and just more confident and happy when I’m wearing boots. Again, my feet are cozy in boots, and cozy feet makes for a happy me.

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So, there you have my favorite things that fall brings.

What are your favorite fall things?

Truly,

Callie Leigh

3 thoughts on “Fall Is In The Air

  1. Callie, although I may not personally know you, I came across your blog on my shameless facebook stalking through my newsfeed. I am in a terrible place right now and reading your blog has truly gave me a glimmer of hope of things to look forward to. Thank you so much for making my dark day a tad bit brighter.

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