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Happy Autumn!

Have you been enjoying this countdown series? It’s been fun coming up with ideas of how to celebrate the last weeks of summer and get ready for autumn. I hope you’ve enjoyed it as much as I have. So tomorrow is the big day — autumn! The first day of autumn is 23 September according […]

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1 Day Till Autumn

Trivia: Under the meteorological definition, which is based on the Gregorian calendar, autumn began on 1 September. But more traditionally autumn begins on 23 September according to the astronomical calendar. So what will you be doing to celebrate autumn this year? Mondays I will be posting a new review (Theatre/Music/Book/Product/etc.).  Wednesdays I will be posting my “Giving […]

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2 Days Till Autumn

Autumn starts on Saturday. Yes, you heard that right. Saturday — just 2 days away! So what should we do to enjoy the last couple days of summer? In the Shade. By Nikolay Petrovich Bogdanov-Belsky. Tip #17 Visit a gallery or museum in person or online and discover a piece of artwork and/or an artist you’d […]

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3 Days Till Autumn

Happy Wednesday! Happy Yom Kippur to my Jewish friends/followers! (c) the Joyous Living Autumn is almost here and today I have another tip on how to celebrate the last days of summer with y’all. Have you been enjoying my series thus far? What has been your favorite post? Do share in the comments below. Tip #16 Break the fast and grab brunch with a girlfriend or […]

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4 Days Till Autumn

Autumn is just 5 days away! So how best should we celebrate this Tuesday? Rebecca: La Prima Moglie. (c) Rai Uno. Tip #15: Do yourself a favor and try out a foreign language film. You’ll be surprised how much you might enjoy it and what you will learn. Some of my favorites are: Rebecca: La Prima […]

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5 Days Till Autumn

Autumn is just 5 days away! So how best should we celebrate this Monday? Tip #14: Give a furry friend a kiss and feel the love radiating out of him/her as you cuddle. There is something so encouraging and warming to the heart to be loved so unconditionally by your furry friend. When you’re crying they sense your […]

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Remembering Grandpa (1 Year)

It’s been one year today since Grandpa P passed away last year in Arkansas. We miss you, grandpa… 1984 with Grandma and Grandpa. 2015 with Grandpa. Here is a memorial slideshow I did last year for Grandpa’s graveside memorial.

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7 Days Till Autumn

Autumn is just one week away! So how best should we celebrate the last week of summer? Tip #12: Reach out to a loved one this weekend with a plate of delicious and Slutty Brownies (Recipe Version 1) (Recipe Version 2). Seriously who doesn’t love getting a tray of goodies and who doesn’t enjoy making something yummy (that […]

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8 Days Till Autumn

8 short days until Autumn!!! How do you plan on celebrating the last days of summer? Marin Maze and late husband Jason Danieley. Tip #11 Pay tribute to the late Marin Mazzie who passed away yesterday (13 September 2018) after a long battle with cancer. She was a stellar Broadway star with a powerhouse voice. […]

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