.This, That, and a Winner.

Happy Fall

Today is the first day of my favorite season. 

Virginia has been blessed with rain and crisp Fall air this week.

It has been lovely.

I've started to notice a few little surprises in my yard, 

like this:
 and that:
Fall is truly a season of beauty.

Today is not only the first day of the season, but the day I announce the giveaway winner!

Friends, I am blown away. 

120 of you left comments to win the Pumpkin Spice Yarn Wreath

This is the most comments any of my posts have ever received,

I guess you kinda liked it huh?

The winner is:
Comment #45: Jill

Her little thing was, "Good music to workout to!"

Congratulations Jill

and thank you to everyone who entered!


  1. AHHH I am so EXCITED!!! Thank you so much! This is the first giveaway I have ever won! I can't believe it! I absolutely love your wreath!! I emailed you my address. Thank you!

  2. Congrats Jill! Kate always makes such beautiful things. :) And Katie, I am SO jealous that you all have been blessed with cool Fall air this week. Ours has been muggy and humid. :( I hope the air changes here soon! Love you :)

  3. Congrats to Jill :-) I'm sighing with jealousy over winning that terrific wreath.

  4. Darn I missed out on the beautiful giveaway. Congrats to the winner. Maybe next time. I hope you'll stop by and enter my giveaway :-) Hugs