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Season of Change

Blog speak has been about changing seasons lately,  approaching colder days, nourishing food and snugly layers, speaking of which my attention became sharply focused on this as I sat blogging in the cool, wondering where my long, woollen winter cardigan had gone?  The one that covers my bottom and stops any cool air from contacting my thighs as I sit in the coldest room of the house until the Aga is permanently lit.  My usual trick is to have a thorough clearing out in spring of everything that makes me feel frumpy after the long winter, everything that hinders my intention to start the spring in style, only to regret it when autumn approaches and Jack Frost starts nipping again!  This year I was relieved to find it had been tucked away safe and sound for another blogging winter season!

So I think I have learnt a lesson, one of many this year I hasten to add, the thought occurred to me that it might be useful to add a little section to my blog under the heading Lessons Learnt?  Why? To remind myself of important lessons along my journey.  If anyone would like to comment I would really appreciate it and if anyone would like to add their own take on Lessons Learnt this too would be great!

I'm going to be changing my banner soon so I will add this new element then, in the meantime here are some  images I have found from my archive that may be right for this wonderful cozy season.  Which do you think?










Comments

rebecca said…
i love your idea...
of sharing lessons...epiphanies, simple wisdom.
yes.
this is an inspired idea wrapped in kindness.


count me in!
Kat said…
Oh, I love the candle photo at the top. That's my fav, so warm and cozy feeling. And I understand the desire to have the comfortable, warm, familiar sweater back with the change of season. The one you described sounds heavenly!
Rochelle said…
Great idea - I could always learn a new lesson! Wonderful photos too, as always.

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