Wednesday, September 22, 2010
Happy Autumn to you all.
Today is the first day of Autumn, also known as
the Autumn Equinox. There is an equal balance of
day and night today. After this day, the days will
Don't let this beautiful day go to waste celebrate. Even
if it's a workday, you can find small ways to do so.
Make or eat anything with apples in it: apple pie,
apple fritters, apple cider, or one juicy apple.
Eat grapes or drink wine.
Make popcorn, cornbread or eat hot buttered corn.
Wear autumn colors in a piece of clothing or
accessories : red, orange, yellow, purple, green
When sunset falls, burn candles in autumn colors.
Pick leaves and press them in a book. Display them in
Go outside to a local park and be with nature. Notice
how the land is changing around you.
Put up autumn decorations around your house.
Take time to mediate and focus on what you like
to accomplish this Autumn.
Make plans to go apple picking, hay riding or tour
local historical homes in your areas.
Buy sunflowers and pumpkins to decorate with. Or
bake pumpkin pie.
Read poetry about Autumn.
Look up stories about old Goddesses and Gods of Autumn
from various cultures.
There is so much to do on this day. Use your imagination
and there is no limit to the fun you can have.
Wishing you all a wonderful Autumn Equinox.
I will be back here tomorrow for the Harvest Moon.