Oct 29, 2015

Embracing the Season

by Barbara (b+ Retire In Style Blog)

I walked yesterday. The leaves are yellow and when the sun shines, the earth almost glows. It has been raining and the sky is vibrant blue. As I breathed the air deeply taking in the smell of growing things, I could only think how much I love this season.

In fact, I often see myself as in the fall of my life. Like the days of that season, it is a golden place. Things don't spring to life as much anymore and my hair is gloriously white. But when I breath deeply, I feel alive and can almost feel the growth. I think and learn more deeply. I am full of books and wisdom. The simple truth is I embrace this season with simple joy.

Have a wonderful day.



  1. What a wonderful post! I could have written, since all that is true for me, too, but you did, and now I can appreciate it and applaud your creativity. :-)

  2. Lovely thoughts. And succinct, too. Thanks for the post.

    1. I thought you ladies at Midlife Boulevard would appreciate "very short".

  3. Beautiful. I have read this several times, going slower each time to let your words soak in, they bring peace. Thank you for sharing. Wishing you a beautiful fall weekend.

  4. Yes!! That is what is great about this time of life.

  5. Wonderful metaphor, you :) Thanks for the beautiful words and wisdom


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