It's tempting to plant the mums and get out the fall decorations.
But I'm going to resist that because it's still summer.
Yes, Mother Nature is giving us subtle hints that she's
And schools all over the country are, or will soon be, back in session.
A Facebook friend posted this morning that Christmas is
four months away.
I don't care.
For now, I am going to savor every second
of this summer season.
My strawberry cream hydrangeas are still gorgeous.
The days are still warm.
The evenings are pleasant.
Soon I'll put these summer arrangements away till next year.
But I'm not ready yet.
Lately, I've been mouthing off about making
every precious minute count.
This means not rushing things, seasons included.
Cozy fires will remain outdoors.
The summer wreath will stay on the door.
Oh, darn you, Pottery Barn! You make rushing the season
Not sure how long I'll be able to hold out!