Happy Autumn!!!

24 Sep

happy fall yall

Yes yes, I know you’re surprised that I’m a day late with my Welcome to Autumn post! πŸ˜‰

But — WELCOME TO AUTUMN!!!!

I know there are a lot of folks who are sad to see summer end…I mean, I am too. But…ya know, not terribly so! I love summer. I also love autumn. And winter. And spring!! I LOVE seasons – which is why I had to move out of Southern California! No offense intended at all, but…buying a Christmas tree wearing shorts, flipflops and a t-shirt does not scream “Happy Holidays” to me πŸ™‚

Anyway, I digress!

leaf

After all my whining on Sunday about my own inability to follow through on my training plan, I figure Autumn is the perfect time to turn over a new leaf! (See what I did there?!)

So yesterday after work I headed out for the scheduled 3 miles — and managed to put up 3.5. Granted, that last .2 or so were run in circles in front of my house (even numbers and all!). I’m glad I got out there for sure! I’m discovering that my first half mile is the toughest so once I power through that it’s all good. Plus, there’s this…

002

And this….

001

And it’s only going to get better!! In fact, I’m actually getting pretty excited about my upcoming long runs since they’ll really take me out in the “country”!!

So — Happy Fall Ya’ll! Get out and enjoy the beauty this season brings!!

Oh, and about all the Pumpkin? I have to say I do enjoy a tasty pumpkin pie (slice! A slice!) and my mom’s Pumpkin cookies? (Definitely more than one!) but I don’t get all the excitement about pumpkin *EVERYTHING*!! Then I tried this for breakfast today ….

003

And, while I’m not gonna go out now and go Pumpkin Latte crazy, a little pumpkin Noosa makes for a nice occasional treat!

 

3 Responses to “Happy Autumn!!!”

  1. Jenereesa @ ScootaDoot September 25, 2014 at 7:02 pm #

    HOLD UP… there’s pumpkin Noosa???

    • outrunningthefork September 26, 2014 at 8:31 am #

      Yes indeed my friend! I was skeptical…but it is tasty! Try Target (ps Noosa is on sale 2/$4 this week!)

  2. Deirdre Murray Knapik September 24, 2014 at 1:48 pm #

    Every time I run – for the first mile I am chanting, “WHY OH WHY am I doing this?” πŸ˜‰
    I am on week 2 for Star Wars Rebel Challenge. Guess I should go chant and run now.

Tell Me Somethin' Good!!

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Clumsy Runner Blog

Sunshine, Smiles & Happy Miles

The Pioneer Woman

Plowing through Life in the Country...One Calf Nut at a Time

Diabetes and Donuts

type one diabetes, type 1 diabetes, diabetes, carb counting, diabetes blog, juvenile diabetes, juvenile, carbohydrate, newly diagnosed diabetes, teens with diabetes, young adults with diabetes, diagnosed with diabetes, diagnosed with type 1 diabetes, t1diabetes, diabetes camp, diabetes information, what is diabetes, living with diabetes, food, carbohydrate counting, counting carbs, learning to count carbs, adults with diabetes,

pamruns

This WordPress.com site is the cat’s pajamas

Mommy Day by Day

Taking it one day at a time

Eat. Drink & be Skinny!

Simple secrets to living a clean and colorful lifestyle!

Pink Running Kicks

Quitters Never Win and Winners Never Quit!

Dizzy Dancing Dope Runs Disney

My journey from a dancing runner newbie to DOPEY @ Disney 2016

Distractions of Debbie

Crafting, DIY-ing, Running, Disney, Cycling and whatever else catches my fancy

FOREIGN THING

TRAVEL PLACE AND CREATIVE SPACE

Miss Adventures in Running

The adventures of a twenty-something learning to run and be healthy!

jmrockowski.wordpress.com/

Mom. Travel Lover. Part Time Princess. Full Time Muggle. Exploring the world with my family one trip at a time!

NCF FGFOA

North Central Florida Chapter FGFOA

glamrunner

Fun. Fit. Fabulous.

I Run on Water

... I mean, don't we all?

GooberMonkey

When exercise just isn't enough....

Fairytales and Fitness

When exercise just isn't enough....

Scootadoot

fitness, food, friends, fun

%d bloggers like this: