|Our girl, Becke, 13 1/2 years old and still smiling!|
I also got to play in the yard a bit too. It's really getting over grown with weeds, dried out stalks and fall is in the air so we better get a start on cleaning up the yard. I had the energy and it felt so good to do something physical for once!
It's starting to feel a bit like fall up here. Temps fall into the 40's during the night and we wake up to temps in the low 50's. By mid day it gets up to the high 70's but it drops back down again every night. We will still have the occasional humid, hot, hazy day with temps back into the high 80's and maybe into the low 90's (if we are lucky) but those days will be far and few now. I've even seen a few leaves turning. Not the whole tree, but a few leaves have begun to change into the bright fall color that so many others flock up here to see. But I digress...
|August, the almost 2 year watch dog.|
We cleaned up the rock wall by the house, pulling out the weeds, and debree and general clean up. It felt good to get it looking neat. Hubby and I went shopping and picked up a few more bags of rocks to dress up the front of the house.
Sunday, we drove 1 1/2 hours to a small town south west of us to worship with the church that meets there. The congregation has about 35 members and they had 3 men who were qualified and had a desire to serve as Elders so they were going to be installed on Sunday. For a small congregation they all really know how to belt out those songs. The singing was amazing! The saints there were very welcoming and friendly and we felt loved there. No matter where we go, we find saints to worship with. We wanted to show our support for the new Elders and to rejoice with the church there. I'm so glad we did!
It was a great weekend. We are suppose to have a few hot, humid days coming up and I for one will love it. It will not be long before the blankets will be out and the windows will be closed. Fall will be here before we know it.
Do you get a real change in the weather where you live? Is it something that you look forward to? Of the 4 seasons, which is your favorite?