Why I love Autumn

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Well the summer seemed to pass by very quickly, maybe because it seemed to be cold and wet. So here are the top 10 things I like about autumn.

1)The best thing for me has to be the trees changing colour. I never get bored with this, I love the vibrant reds, orange, and brown leaves. Oh and of course jumping through the leaves that have fallen to the ground.

2)Boots. Digging out my favourite old boots that will keep both my legs and feet nice and toasty.

3)Gym classes. As the nights draw in, its goodbye to those outdoor summer activities and Back to those that can be done indoors. So, it’s hello again to regular Pilates, yoga maybe with a bit of spin thrown in for luck.

4)Scarves. I love to find my warm faux fur scarfs. I love the comforting warm feeling I get when I have them on.

5)Hot chocolate. This is fairly new discovery for me, being dairy free. There is something soo comforting about sipping on a luxurious hot chocolate when it’s cold and wet outside.

6)TV programmes. Is it me, or do all the best TV programmes come out in the autumn. I love to snuggle up under a blanket on the sofa and hit that catch up button.

7)Blackberries. It reminds me of my childhood. Going on long walks hunting for blackberry bushes. Enjoying a few straight from the bush then filling up bags taking them home ready to make crumbles. It’s a tradition I won’t give up.

8)Fire. I love having the fire on in our lounge as the nights draw in. I find it both comforting and cosy.

9)Halloween. It’s a great opportunity for both children and adults to join in the fancy dress fun. Pumpkins, not only is it great fun to make latens out of them, but they make a fantastic comforting soup.

10)Bonfire night. I love meeting up with friends standing around a warm fire, eating sausages in the cold and watching the fireworks.

What do you like about autumn ? I would love to hear your thoughts, thanks C πŸ˜€.

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14 Comments

  1. Droulla
    September 23, 2015 / 10:32 am

    Man, I love autumn too!

  2. Droulla
    September 23, 2015 / 10:33 am

    It’s just so snuggly, and i love it when the sun shines but your nose is cold!
    also like wearing jumpers!

    • September 23, 2015 / 11:22 am

      Me to 😊. Thanks for taking the time to read my post, much appreciated.

    • September 24, 2015 / 4:03 pm

      Sums it up nicely 😊.

    • September 24, 2015 / 7:55 pm

      Thank you for your kind comments. Warm apple cider being drunk on your swing sounds perfect. I have no swing in my garden but perhaps we could try this to keep warm on bonfire night.

  3. September 24, 2015 / 7:53 pm

    I am just discovering autumn all over again, it seems haha I can’t wait for boots, scarves, jackets and hot drinks!

    • September 24, 2015 / 7:56 pm

      It’s all those creature comforts that make Autumn a great time of year. Thanks for taking the time to read my post C.

  4. September 27, 2015 / 7:57 pm

    Fantastic Blog. I’m really excited about Autumn setting in just to get the use out of my warmer accessories too like my wolly scarfs (wow I have so many) haha & baggy beanie hats I love that I have alot of too. But yes agree with alot of what you have written, Autumn is pretty awesome. 😊

    • September 27, 2015 / 8:21 pm

      Thank yo for reading my post. I forgot about wearing those toasty hats, especially with a nice scarf 😊.

  5. hayleycarse
    September 27, 2015 / 8:35 pm

    Autumn is definitely all about been cosy for me!
    I’m looking forward to everything on your list and have even indulged in a few already! I love blackberries, I recently blogged about some cupcakes I made with them, they were delicious.

    • September 27, 2015 / 8:49 pm

      Thanks for reading my post. I will have to look at your blackberry cupcakes, they sound like a great idea.

      • hayleycarse
        September 28, 2015 / 8:20 pm

        You should, they taste amazing!

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