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  • Map of Potomac Overlook
    Celebrating fungus today
    Following a day of downpour, the trails were surprisingly not too muddy for a hike. It wasn’t even slippery. However, you could see evidence of flash flooding in the stream bottom. Looking for animal tracks, you could discover deer, but...
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    The best health drink of autumn
    Autumn, particularly in northern countries, is a time associated with death. The cold weather and the bare trees and withered plants remind us that winter is on the way. Many traditions throughout Europe include the variations on the idea of ...
  • Coffee Mug and Cuff Sleeve Shirt
    7 ways to have some feel-good fun for the changing season
    There are many jokes on the rise right now about pumpkins being everywhere and in everything. But there is much truth to be found underneath the humor. And a pumpkin stampede is just one of the many (awesome) indicators that the season is changing...
  • Brenna Davis standing in front of the Dollywood sign
    Autumn is a great time to visit dollywood
    Pigeon forge, Tenn- Autumn may just be the best time to visit Dollywood, With the Dollywood National southern gospel and harvest festival beginning in early October and autumn decoration showcases all over the theme park ground. The shorter lines...
  • Autumn in Brooklyn
    Fall 2014 Brooklyn Real Estate Market Report: Brooklyn Rising
    Corcoran just released their Third Quarter 2014 Corcoran Report for Brooklyn, and price inclines don't seem to be slowing anytime soon. For the latest numbers on individual neighborhoods, click here to delve in. In the meantime, here are a few...
  • Pumpkin Stem
    Easy pumpkin bird feeders
    Celebrate autumn and enjoy backyard birds at the same time when you make outdoor pumpkin decorations do double duty as seasonal bird feeders. You can add these four easy projects to your bird feeding station in minutes, and no special artistic...
  • Portland Japanese Garden in Autumn
    Enjoy Spectacular Autumnal Leaves In and Around Portland, Oregon
    With its abundance of parkland in and around the city, Portland offers many places to appreciate fall foliage, whether it’s for an hour, a day or more.West of downtown, the Portland Japanese Garden comprises five garden styles on five and a...
  • 4 fall foods you didn't know you could eat
    4 fall foods you didn't know you could eat
    Autumn is full of vibrant colors, hearty, soul-warming dishes, and festive decorations to celebrate the changing of the seasons. While apples, winter squashes, and root vegetables may be the staple items when it comes to autumn produce, there may...
  • 5 Tips on how to prepare your house for winter
    5 Tips on how to prepare your house for winter
    Winter arrives on December 21, 2014, at 6:03 p.m. (EDT) this is when the sun crosses the winter solstice marks the shortest day of light for the year. This day is officially the start of winter but many places have already seen signs of an early...
  • Fall leaves window clings
    Fall leaves window clings for kids
    With Autumn comes many changes. The weather is changing, the leaves are changing, school has started, and it's harvest time. Fall is the time we pick pumpkins, a childhood favorite; we make soups and apple cider; and children enjoy playing in...
  • Too Many Pumpkins
    Falling head over heels for pumpkin stories
    Now that autumn is truly underway, it’s time to explore all of the wonderful things that start to happen when the leaves turn and the wind grows chilly.There are many different ways to celebrate the autumnal season, but the best sign of fall...
  • Pumpkins are more than just for craving
    Pumpkins Are More than Just a Halloween Staple
    I am a big fan of pumpkin and fall marks the official season of the pumpkin. Most people are not aware that the pumpkin is not a vegetable, but a fruit. Pumpkins belong to the Cucurbitaceae family, which includes cucumbers, melons, squash, and...
  • Five perfect films for Halloween
    Five perfect films for Halloween
    Now's that time of year...cooler weather, colored leaves, and the approaching holiday of Halloween, a time that sees the rise of monsters, demons, ghosts, and other beasts walk among men. But in horror films, how many times can you say that...
  • Crystal Reservoir
    Autumn colors in the Pikes Peak Region are in peak glory
    At first light, the morning sun streamed through the mist of yesterdays moisture on the north face of Pikes Peak revealing a blanket of blazing yellow and red color with a hint of white from a light snow last night. The Autumnal Equinox has just...
  • Fabulous Fall Foliage
    Fabulous Fall Foliage
    Autumn in New England is more than just back-to-school time. The crisp temperatures signal what will become one of nature’s most colorful offerings, the changing of leaf colors transforming the landscape into a paint box of bright color.In...