And so it begins…

Happy NaBloPoMo! Good luck to those of you out there participating.

We’re having another beautiful fall day here in the Bogs. The colors on the trees have pretty much peaked, and each gust of wind carries off more and more leaves. It won’t be long until the trees are bare.

(Geese & reflections on the pond. Photo by Robin. November 2007)

The geese continue to come by each morning. M continues to go out and chase them off. I think I might have brought the geese back by commenting over the weekend that I hadn’t seen any geese around the pond lately. That will teach me to keep such observations to myself. It is a shame, though, that the geese didn’t come by while Emma was visiting. I think she would have enjoyed seeing them.

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Hiking in Pennsylvania

(Lake Arthur. Photo by Robin. October 2007)

It’s raining here in the Bogs today. We needed some rain. The pond is low and the land is dry. Even though I’m not parched like the land, I found myself issuing a soft “ahhhhh” of delight early this morning when I woke to the sound of rainfall.

I’ll be taking Izzy and Bella for the booster shots today.  They seemed to have missed me over the weekend.  They had M the Younger here to keep them company, but I suspect he was spending more time with his girlfriend than with the kittens.  And so it should be.

In blogging news, I hope to get back to Harpers Ferry as well as our trip to the Jersey shore one of these days. But for now I think it’s best to move on to our recent adventures while the details are still fresh.  Good for me.  Maybe not so good for my readers who might prefer to be spared all of the details.

Our three day weekend turned out to be quite an adventure.  I don’t want to get ahead of myself here so you’ll have to wait until I get to the exciting bits in the order in which they occurred.

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