fall happenings

Between our last few trips and our recent record-high temps, I feel like we haven’t really experienced ‘fall’ at all! We have, however, raked plenty of leaves. Here’s what we’ve been enjoying lately:

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Cranberries…Not Just with Thanksgiving Dinner

With Turkey Day fast approaching, I have all the sides on my mind.  I used to bring half a dozen dishes to my in-laws’ house so that I could enjoy all the sides I loved as a kid.  However, in recent years I’ve finally realized I DO NOT HAVE TIME to make all of them, especially with the Turk-EA Trot and now a kiddo taking up most of my time and energy these days.  So, I usually just end up bringing sweet potatoes with marshmallows on top, which might be my all-time favorite Thanksgiving side. 

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Halloween 2022

One of the things our little village does so well is Halloween. It’s so fun to walk around the village and see all the fall, Halloween and Bills yard decorations out. My favorite is the house with the giant Bills skeletons, complete with jerseys and smaller skeletons to represent whoever we’re playing in the next game–the owners rearrange them each week in a funny scene that amuses everyone.

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