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  • 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...
  • How to enjoy Autumn treasures with your children and grandchildren
    Enjoying Autumn treasures with children and grandchildren
    Ways to enjoy AutumnThe seasons have changed, and the days are growing shorter. It is a special time of the year, when we begin to feel a little wistful and nostalgic. It’s a time of the year when the weather begins changing, and we are...
  • Fall Festival in Md
    Fall Festival comes to Maryland
    The Metropolitan (169 West St.) hosts a full night of art and music Friday when the Artery Cooperative brings the second A4: Affordable Art with Annapolis Artists. This mixed-media show features the work of contemporary artists and it will be on...
  • Make up trends for fall
    Make up trends for Fall
    It is officially here. Crisp weather, pumpkin spice, and chunky sweaters are ushering in seasonal change. With the changing leaves, we must switch up our make up to be weather appropriate.Eyes: Nudes will always be timeless, but seem the most...
  • Pumkins, pumpkins everwhere!
    Falling for cooler weather
    In the next few weeks, we will see trees turning color, nippy nights, and eventually falling leaves. That gives many opportunities to do some fun things for your neighbor or someone who is more home-bound.Help rake leavesMake a big pot of soup or...
  • Books for kids about autumn
    Books about leaves and fall for independent readers
    Once children learn to read on their own and discover the pleasure and enjoyment that comes from reading books, a few different kinds of readers emerge. Some children want to read about the past and find out what life was like decades, centuries...
  • Mallard in Eclipse Plumage
    5 ways birds change in fall
    Birds can seem very different in autumn, and they change in a number of ways to adapt to the changing season. Birders who recognize those changes will better be able to properly identify fall birds and enjoy all the diversity the season brings...
  • Taking stock:
    Taking stock: personal seasonal changes
    The Autumnal Equinox has passed, there is a New Moon in Libra tonight, and we have just entered the first full day of Fall. Time to get ourselves ready for the upcoming changes as we move across this threshold into transition. How can we jump...
  • Rudyard's British Pub
    Rudyard's Pub 83rd monthly Beer Dinner featuring a taste of autumn
    The Oktoberfest season is upon us. With the German- themed celebrations and free- flowing Marzen, pumpkin, and other seasonal beers, it’s one of the most anticipated times of the year for fans of craft brew. An area restaurant is helping...
  • 10 ways to welcome fall
    10 ways to welcome fall
    Crisp mornings and cool evenings mean the arrival of fall across the country. As fall begins, temperatures are cooler than average in many parts of the country. Whether you call the season autumn or fall, here are 10 ways to welcome fall, the...
  • Indie Music Mondays: Finally Fall Playlist - Part 1
    Indie Music Mondays: September 22nd, 2014 - Finally Fall Playlist: Part 1
    Ah, yes. The days of fall are finally upon us! Time for oversized hoodies, pumpkin-spiced Wawa coffee, and some earthy whimsical tunage. Take a moment and savor the first autumnal offerings of this three-part playlist series.Brave Baby - Lakeside...