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#Autumn

The Greening

Kimann Schultz | Posted 05.23.2015 | Books
Kimann Schultz

Did The Secret Garden render the obvious and turn me into a green thumb? No, though I dabble happily in the dirt, even if it now means little more than providing a snack for the deer that roam our neighborhood. It did, however, help grow my love of language.

Dog Found Guilty Of Playing In Garbage Adorably Sentences Herself To A Kennel Timeout

The Huffington Post | Kimberly Yam | Posted 12.19.2014 | Good News

Autumn, the pup in the video above, finds herself in trouble and realizes she has two options: A. Avoid confrontation and run away from the author...

10 Ways to Have a Meaningful Thanksgiving

Kindness Blog | Posted 01.24.2015 | Good News
Kindness Blog

Clink your glass often in praise of others. Toast the chefs and hosts, generously complimenting them, even if the turkey is a bit dry and the green beans are overcooked. You will enjoy the food and company more if you prime yourself for appreciative thoughts by voicing them loudly.

Why Do We Love Fall?

Marta Ibarrondo | Posted 01.08.2015 | Comedy
Marta Ibarrondo

Because cold causes cuddles.

Waning Light of Autumn in Art

Minnesota Historical Society | Posted 01.06.2015 | Arts
Minnesota Historical Society

Autumn can be an intense time. There is an instinct to gather food and firewood and reading material and hunker down for the long winter ahead...but a...

Winter Is Coming -- With Its Pressures, Joys

The University of Central Florida Forum | Posted 01.05.2015 | College
The University of Central Florida Forum

For students, I like to refer to this period as the calm before the storm. As much as I love to daydream about roasted turkey, I have to be realistic. Like all semesters, this one has been long and hard, but before we can celebrate our accomplishments, we must conquer one final hurdle.

I'm New to the Seasons

Mary Walker Baron | Posted 01.04.2015 | Healthy Living
Mary Walker Baron

Of course, I'm new to seasons. They still seem miraculous to me as they offer compelling life lessons. I'm hoping they remain reminders of my many life miracles instead of becoming just another thing about which I complain or worse yet fail to notice.

Harvest Time: 5 Lessons From Nature

Rachel Verlik | Posted 12.31.2014 | Healthy Living
Rachel Verlik

Nature gives us lessons all year long, through each season. It totally amazes me. So as you huddle around the bonfire, kick around the leaves, and enjoy the crisp fall air, reflect on the lessons from the harvest and embrace the necessary renewal of winter.

Autumn Reflections

Roeselien Raimond | Posted 12.30.2014 | Arts
Roeselien Raimond

Some time ago someone asked me: "How on earth do you manage to write complete stories about...NOTHING?!" Well...erhm...lots of fantasy I guess... Tha...

7 Secret Spots to Tie the Knot in Fall

trivago | Posted 12.29.2014 | Travel
trivago

Autumn's dramatic pink and purple sunset skies and naturally golden foliage make an outdoor wedding absolutely magical, and it also happens to be the most economical season in which to say 'I Do' -- especially if you venture outside the big city.

Ahhh, the Beauty of Feeling Good

Miriam Ava | Posted 12.29.2014 | Healthy Living
Miriam Ava

It's such a delight to revel in the pleasures of life! What you focus on, expands -- and Tony Robbins is right. If you keep flowing energy to some...

The Perfect Three-Day Road Trip Through Virginia

Fathom | Posted 12.29.2014 | Travel
Fathom

When Fathom sent me on a road trip with five other 20-ish travel writers to discover the hidden gems of Virginia in the beautiful Shenandoah Valley, I was tentatively optimistic and curious.

'Tis The Season Of Bedtime Challenges

Wendy Troxel | Posted 12.28.2014 | Healthy Living
Wendy Troxel

In the wee hours of Nov. 2, scarcely more than a day after Halloween, the end to daylight saving time arrives with its semi-annual challenge to everyone's circadian rhythm.

10 Parkas Under $500 to Fall for This Autumn

Rank & Style | Posted 12.23.2014 | Style
Rank & Style

Functionality is key in this parka for under $500 that boasts nap-down gunflaps, a storm placket, dual-entry cargo pockets and rib-knit cuff inserts, while a waist cinching drawstrings keeps the silhouette feminine.

Autumn is Apple Time!

Minnesota Historical Society | Posted 12.20.2014 | Taste
Minnesota Historical Society

Autumn is in full swing and since most of us have probably overdosed on assorted foods and beverages flavored with pumpkin spice, it's a good time t...

10 Gorgeous Wedding Bouquets For Fall

Kellee Khalil | Posted 12.20.2014 | Weddings
Kellee Khalil

As the temperature drops and autumn sets in, many of summer's most beautiful wedding flowers are no longer in season. But these gorgeous autumn bouque...

Five Top Football Movies

John Farr | Posted 12.17.2014 | Entertainment
John Farr

Football was made for movies. There are build-ups to the climactic championship game, with the clock counting down the minutes into those final tense, ticking seconds. Whether closing in on the huddle, or going wide for a field kick, the feeling is more like war than sports.

Knowing When to Hold On and Knowing When to Let Go

Dennis Merritt Jones | Posted 12.16.2014 | Healthy Living
Dennis Merritt Jones

The Wisdom of the Sacred Continuum "To every thing there is a season, and a time to every purpose under the heaven." -- Ecclesiastes 3:1 MacDoodle...

The Mysteries Of Vin Santo: Reflections On Autumn's Divine Vino Da Meditazioni

Knoefel Longest | Posted 12.14.2014 | Taste
Knoefel Longest

When you really get down to it, drinking wine seasonally is all about heat.

Best City for Fall: Chicago

Findery | Posted 12.10.2014 | Travel
Findery

Sure, leaf-peeping in New England, apple picking in Michigan and laughing at the rest of the country from California are all fine fall traditions that you should go ahead and try, but don't discount Chicago.

These Photos Remind Us How Awesome Fall Can Be

The Huffington Post | Chris McGonigal & Katherine Boehrer | Posted 10.12.2014 | Green

Fall is finally in full swing, bringing vibrant colors and cooler weather to much of the United States. In the spirit of all things autumn, we asked y...

Illinois' Most Popular State Parks for Fall

Reboot Illinois | Posted 12.10.2014 | Chicago
Reboot Illinois

Cool temperatures, colorful foliage and a spooky atmosphere can only mean one thing: fall has come to Illinois. There is arguably no better place to fully appreciate and witness this metamorphosis than in Illinois' scenic state parks.

9 Important Greeting Cards For October

Shiri Eshel | Posted 12.07.2014 | Comedy
Shiri Eshel

It's October again! Time to wish something... ...

Fall Highlights: Yayoi Kusama's New Pumpkin-Themed Show Debuts in London

ARTPHAIRE | Posted 12.09.2014 | Arts
ARTPHAIRE

One of 2012's surprise hit shows in London was Yayoi Kusama's retrospective at Tate Modern. Partly, it was that the work was so good -- playful, hyper-real, immersive pieces.

BREAKING: PUMPKIN SPICE IS LOADED WITH GLUTEN. White Girls Everywhere Can't Even. Literally Dying.

Eva McEnrue & Mel Owens | Posted 12.08.2014 | Comedy
Eva McEnrue & Mel Owens

"Literally I can't even," said 24-year-old Allie Smith, who works in PR. "First fro-yo has cals, and now this? I die." Moments later, Allie was hit by a bus.