Monday, September 20, 2010

Fall Colors

The sunsets are boasting beautiful Autumn colors….


and I’ve done just a little bit of decorating to enjoy a taste of Fall before we travel.


Many of you know…..Fall is my least favorite season of the year. I know all the reasons for loving Fall but there are too many sad memories attached to the Fall months for me so I try to make the best of it. I am thankful for all of my blessings….and being thankful helps me more than anything!  So ‘nuff said….


I DO LOVE the colors of Autumn!


This is a little corner in my living room here in the condo…


with lots of Fall colors….


or ‘mountain’ colors!


What do you think of Pumpkin Girl?


I won this in a giveaway that Pat had at Alls Bright Crafts !



Isn’t she adorable?


And don’t you love this Tag that Carmelina from Creative Carmelina sent me? She is SO talented!


Fall is in the air!


There are so many things to be thankful for! And I’m thankful for all of my blogger friends!

What are you thankful for today? Happy Monday! Red heart


Penny @ The Comforts of Home/Lavender Hill Studio said...

Fall is looking fabulous in your home!

KarenHarveyCox said...

Your Fall sky is beautiful. I love your pumpkin decoration and the tag that Carmelina sent to you. Touches of Fall.


Donnie said...

Oh... I'm almost in the mood to decorate, especially after seeing everyone's fall decor. You did a beautiful job.

Barb~Bella Vista said...

Hi Diane, your Fall things are looking lovely!

Sending you my best thoughts for your complete healing. I understand.

Hugs, Barb ♥

Jemm said...

For not enjoying fall, I'd say "you done good!". Thank you, sweet friend, for you kind words. Today I am thankful for my blog friends too!

Vee said...

Your home looks great in fall colors... I'm sorry that fall has some bad memories and I hope that you can make some new and happier ones. (I know many folks who feel this way at Christmastime for the same reason.) You're going on a trip? Great! I love it when you take trips because you share.

Your win is so cute! And the tag is beautiful as well. People are just so creative!

Thankful? I woke up this morning so it's all good.


Pumpkin Girl is cute! Your fall decor is very nice and it's okay that it isn't your favorite season:)
I image the mountains are very beautiful in the fall!
Have a great day!
deb :)

Anonymous said...

Happy Monday to YOU! Beautiful sky and decor!

Wendy @ Ravenwood Whimzies said...

Love all of your Fall decorations - the one on the fridge in particular is so beautiful, it has inspired me to take down those chip bags and make it look nice on my fridge as well!

PatC - All is Bright said...

How sweet! Pumpkin Girl looks so cute with your beautiful Fall decor. Everything looks so lovely. Thank you for sharing your pictures with us. Yes, I'm blessed and thank God for my family (beautiful granddaughter) and doing the things I love to do. Most of all for living in this great nation of ours and not to forget all the wonderful blogger friends I have gained. May you have a wonderful fall season with a smile in your heart

Blessings to you!

Maya @ Completely Coastal said...

Each Fall the color orange comes into fashion -love that! I'm just starting to get into the spirit of Fall... said...

You have done a wonderful job with your Autumn decor! I love the smell that there is in the air at this time of the year. So sorry that it brings you sadness, I send you big hugs! Susie xxx

Lorna/Live Oak Primitive Peddler said...

Your fall displays look beautiful, and I love the pumpkin girl. That photo of the sunset was awesome!! Thanks so much for joining my blog, look forward to following you!!

Anonymous said...

I just have to tell you how awesome your first photo is on this post....the silouette is brilliant...I want to copy it to my Mac, is that alright?

gorgeous! spectacular!

and I'm happy you got and love your tag....thanks for the mention and link!

have a great night, dear bloggy friend!

ciao bella


Anonymous said...

Diane, all looks so pretty and fun and cheerful!

What am I grateful for today? Breathing. Being alive! My guy and my daughters and my friends.

And a sweet blogging friend like you.

Blessings, Diane

Anonymous said...

Your pumpkin girl doll is adorable!! All your Fall goodies look great!!

Pat @ Mille Fiori Favoriti said...

This is such a beautiful sunset! I do like your fall decorations and the cute pumpkin girl you won and the pretty tag Carmelina made.
So sorry you have sad memories this time of year{{hugs}}

Becca said...

What a beautiful sunset! I love all of your decorating! I'm sorry that Fall is not your favorite, for some reason I guess I don't know, but this is a lovely post anyway!
I do love the color of that candle.

Vintage Girl/Marivel said...

I like your living room ,pretty sunset;perfect decorations for this season.
have a nice day

Holly Knott said...

Hi Diane! I love your sunset shot and pics of the fair. The goat is adorable. We missed the big Syracuse, NY state fair this year, but maybe next. I love the animals!

Boo-Bah said...

The sunset is beautiful. Fall and Winter are my favorite seasons.

Your Autumn decor is so pretty. The third picture is my favorite of all your wonderful Autumn things. You have a real talent for arranging it all.

LaurieStar said...

Everything on your blog is inspiring! Thank you for coming to visit me today. I'm sorry I haven't been by much. My summer was super busy and not as relaxing as I'd hoped. I love to see your nice comments! :)

Marydon said...

You've greeted autumn in full swing with your decor ... just lovely & so inviting.

Have a great week ~
TTFN ~Hugs, Marydon

Stacey said...

Hi Diane! Just had to pop by and say hello. Your home looks perfectly set for the fall. You know, my husband says that autumn makes him feel melancholy too. He says it every year. No special reason....I always enjoy the change. A break from the heat and new routines are nice to me.

Totally enjoying my new teaching job but no time to blog. Maybe soon. :)

M.Kate said...

YOu have a beautiful home Diane, I admired it much. Tks for your kind mail and so glad it came and you like everything. Happy week ahead..hugs/M

lila said...

Pumpkin girl is a real cutie!
Happy, safe travels!
Fall is a favorite here as we all have birthdays...!

Lallee said...

Pumpkin girl is a cutie! You may have to bring her down with you. that sky looks beautiful! No fall decorations here yet--still enjoying my shells.

Marie said...

Love your Fall decorations!