Why do I feel especially domestic during the Fall? I was at the grocery store the other day and had time in the checkout line to look at the new Fall editions of all the mags. Aren't their covers beautiful? Don't they intice? Pumpkins as votives! Squash centerpieces! Hearths arrayed with cornucopias of harvest goodness. Recipes to die for…yummy pies and cakes and puddings. Cute Halloween treats and tricks for the kids. Harvest dinners with little acorn place settings and leaf and indian corn napkin rings. Will this be the year? Benjamin is already counting on making "monster pudding" and we put up our few Halloween decorations this past weekend.
While I sure love all those layouts and the colors of the Fall, I don't like the idea that just because there's a cool display of graham cracker crusts and pumpkin pie filling at
Note: These pictures have really nothing to do with this post except I like them and they came from one of my favorite no-longer-in-existence magazines Domino.