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Fall in all it's glory...

Tuesday, October 15, 2013



A beautiful fall day in the Upper Peninsula called us to the woods. My husband Jim and I decided it was a great day for walking. Jim chose a trail that he had used last year for hunting.


The colors were spectacular.




Came upon a fork in the road - which way to go? I told Jim that we should take the path to the right since that's the way the ruts were pointing. Lots of steps from the tree roots crossing the path.


Path - doesn't this look inviting. It wasn't too much further on that we met a man walking his dog. I think it was an airdale... he completely ignored us even when we spoke to him. Kind of creepy. It was like we were invisible. Glad it was a public area, but maybe he thought it was his place.


Pond - what a surprise to find this pond. There were some noisy crows cackling away on some land that jutted out onto the pond.


It is so easy for me to see God in His glory with the colors and life surround us. I have always felt that woods and trees and water and mountains draw me closer to His splendor and majesty.


Jim introduced me to wintergreen. I didn't know it was a plant. The berries weren't ripe enough but the leaves had the wintergreen flavor. So cool.

What a glorious time. Have to take these days when you can get them because the snow is looming ahead. But I'll think about that later. emoticon

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JFROGSPYDER 10/17/2013 2:08PM

    Handsome couple & beautiful Lady!!!! Wintergreen sounds interesting!!!! I never thought about it being a plant!! LOL!!

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ADAGIO_CON_BRIO 10/16/2013 10:55PM

    Lovely!

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KRZYKAT3 10/16/2013 8:55PM

    love fall!

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DOLLYHOLLY 10/15/2013 9:13PM

    Very pretty fall pics! emoticon

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MOM2ACAT 10/15/2013 7:49PM

    What a beautiful area for a walk!

I live in the Lower Peninsula, and the colors are beautiful here as well. We have been blessed this year with a nice stretch of warm and sunny days in which to enjoy them.
Now that stretch has come to an end, it's chilly and it's raining tonight, but that is ok; I love to hear the sound of rain on the roof when I am in bed for the night.

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CRYSTLE4HIMTX12 10/15/2013 5:28PM

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ANNEMAC5 10/15/2013 4:02PM

    Thanks for sharing beautiful pictures
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STARTINGINLIMBO 10/15/2013 3:43PM

    Looks like you finally got it to work. Lots more to enjoy than before! Thanks for sharing!

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SJKENT1 10/15/2013 2:41PM

    Drat! I actually added text and changed some of the pictures to reflect our Sept walk. For some reason it didn't keep the edit!

shoot!

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STARTINGINLIMBO 10/15/2013 2:14PM

    Very pretty. Thanks for sharing. :)

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FELINEBETTER 10/15/2013 2:08PM

    Beautiful pictures! Now that to me is like walking in wonderland!!!

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DELIA38961 10/15/2013 1:47PM

    beautiful pics emoticon

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WIZKEY 10/15/2013 1:44PM

    Beautiful colors!! We don't get those where i live. Thanks for sharing!!

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CM_GARDNER78 10/15/2013 1:40PM

    You guys look great!! Great colors!! Peak is over up here...now it's just dull and brown! :-( BUT - I hear the peak is just starting downstate, and I'm heading there this weekend! Yay! :-)

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