Giving Thanks – Nov 9

Today I am thankful for: A BEAUTIFUL FALL DAY

It was in the 50’s today. In Michigan in November! I was still cold, but there wasn’t a cloud in the sky. I can’t explain how wonderful it was, so I have pictures to help.

“To every thing there is a season, and a time to every purpose under the heavens” – Ecc 3:1

The second I arrived back home, I knew I had to take advantage of the fleeting daylight. I quickly carried everything inside, then grabbed my coat, the cat, and my drink. We both enjoyed the crisp air and sunshine. Molly also loved looking for critters to chase. Although it wasn’t a huge amount of time, every moment outside really made my day.

I needed this today. There have been  weeks of weather just like this, but I didn’t appreciate them. Fresh air and vitamin D do wonders.  I am so thankful that I could relax and be outside this time, especially considering it may be one of the last warmer days Michigan sees for a while.

Nature preserve photos

I’ve gone twice this week to Calvin’s nature preserve, which is just across on the east side of campus. Its been a huge stress reliever and I absolutely love it. There are so many beautiful things to photograph and here are some of my (unedited) favorites 🙂

The teeny white poof at the bottom of the crevice/V is an owlet
mom/dad owl