It’s fall! Can you tell? Our weather still says summer, but that didn't stop us from a this-and-that weekend, here at the Johnson household. My husband and I puttered about the house and yard, together and apart—a relaxing and satisfying way to spend Saturday and Sunday.
Some of the things we did:
I began putting out fall decorations, with this little set of votive candles I just bought. Everything else is in the attic…time to send someone up there to bring the boxes down.
We cleaned our potting bench. My husband has taken up vegetable gardening, so we now share the bench which I had let get into quite a state:
I cleaned and refilled the bird bath and
|Come and get it!|
I found a little friend keeping the orchids bug free:
Scout enjoyed the warmth of the sun:
We admired growing things:
|Dendrobium Salaya Candy|
There was also a little laundry, a little horse time, a little online puttering (Pinterest, A Bowl Full of Lemons, Blacksburg Belle and more), a little vacuuming, some sports on TV and, of course, some reading.
I'm at my happiest when I'm savoring these little moments, small accomplishments and simple pleasures. I’m grateful I had the time to slow down and enjoy them.
What did you do this weekend?