Posted by talesmith1957 on February 1, 2014 at 5:40 PM
Has anyone noticed its staying light longer in the
day? I have. Each fall, as we head into the holidays, I notice the dark seeping
in earlier and earlier and don’t mind it at all. I’m blessed not having an
attraction to the sun. Oh, don’t mistake me, I enjoy the sunshine like everyone
else, but I don’t need it to have a
During those early fall evenings, it doesn’t take me long to whip out my recipes for rich beef
stew, chicken and dumplings, and roast beef with mashed potatoes and golden
dog, Rudy, and I adjust our walking times to the
shortening or lengthening hours. We go with the flow of nature’s cycles.
take it in stride, step for step, as we walk the same path almost every
night. The sounds of nature surround us and that changes with the
As Wisconsin residents, I suspect many of us take
for granted the four distinct seasons. All it takes is a job transfer to the south
to realize just how much we depend on the change to enjoy winter, spring,
summer and fall. Yes, I know, we are in for more frigid below zero temps
followed by more snow. But it is winter and we have chosen to live here.
Let’s enjoy the seasons of our lives.