As the weather starts turning and the evening starts getting darker a little earlier, there’s something that just makes my soul happy.
I throw on my favorite PJ pants, grab a cup of hot tea, and pretend it’s cold before it actually turns cold (because I live in Texas, y’all, and it just takes us a while to catch up when it comes to cold weather).
Fall is marching band and football season and big cozy blankets.
It’s watching Hocus Pocus and eating pizza.
It’s bare feet on hay bales, and freezing on Halloween night, even though you were in a t-shirt earlier that day.
Fall is the time to make memories.
One of my favorite fall memories was taking our little girl to the pumpkin patch.
She was dressed for cold weather, and it ended up being so hot.
We were all sweating and she got to run around in a t-shirt and barefoot, instead of in the cute outfit we’d brought for her.
Hey, you make do and enjoy the moment.
This year we have two little ones with us, and while the youngest doesn’t know what’s going on yet, our oldest is finally reaching a point that she does kind of “get it.”
So this year we’re making a bucket list, and while you may not be able to knock out everything on this list, I hope you find some inspiration to help you make the most of this fall for you and your family.
And before we dive into this list I just want to say one thing: