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I'm so glad I live in a world where there are Octobers

“I'm so glad I live in a world where there are Octobers.”


L.M. Montgomery, Anne of Green Gables





I was going through some old photos on my computer and I realized yeah I really do love October. I have to agree with Lucy.  I am so glad I live in a world where there are Octobers because October is one of my favorite months.

I love to go on a short walk or a long daytrip with my camera in tow. I always find something interesting to photograph. It could be a new feline friend that I've made...



Or a leaf strewn walkway. Leaves are a favorite subject to photograph. After years of living in the same area, I know which trees are going to turn first and which ones will be the most brilliant.



Is there anything more quintessentially Fall than pumpkins?  Especially pumpkins and wagons. 


I admit to spying on other people's Fall decor. It's fun to see how the front doors are accessorized.


And in October we find the last of the Farmer's Markets. It's great to walk around the markets when the temps are nice and cool.


And I love, love, love to go into the courtyard of the Boston Public Library and look at the witches hats.


These are some downright fashionable witches hats. Much care has been taken to create them.


And then of course at the end of October, there's fright night or Halloween. I am always afraid of those things that go bump in the night at the condo!


Comments

We love this time of year
Lily
Hilary said…
I LOVE LOVE LOVE OCTOBER.
It could stay OCTOBER all winter long as far as I'm concerned.
must love junk said…
Such pretty pictures-you showed the best of October! (I really love the first pic with the sweet kitty! :)
Susan
Robin Larkspur said…
Super post! I love all these photos. Thanks for showing those crafty witches' hats! A leaf-strewn path is always gorgeous.And that last photo is very very scary!
Kay Ellen said…
Oh~~~such fun!
Fall in Boston is magical!!
I wish I was walking the freedom trail to see all the colors...and finishing off my walk with sipping a latte in the Boston library :))

Kitties are to cute too!
xo
K

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