Wednesday, October 5, 2011

just a pumpkin kind of day.


I awoke this morning to the familiar chill that comes with my quilt being on the floor instead of on my bed. It was 7:00, and even above the thin blankets pulled up to my nose, I could see the chilly fog outside my window, and imagine the little row of proud pumpkins on our front porch shivering in their coats of frost.

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I read my Bible and hopped out of bed into the cool air, shivering as I left my warm pajamas for my jogging pants and sweatshirt. 

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A waft of cinnamon tea followed me out the door as I left for my run, almost mocking the fact that I was abandoning my cozy bed for freezing air. The only thing that truly sympathized with my chill this morning was said row of pumpkins, who were indeed looking cold.

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Today is just a pumpkin kind of day; I can feel it in my bones.

...What kind of day is today for you?

-lucia

-all photos via weheartit.com-

14 comments:

  1. Wow, you write so beautifully!! :)

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  2. What is that delicious looking something I see????

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  3. Mmm, you're lucky! Where we live it was 50 degrees this morning, and it's 80 degrees now. It's been 70 the past 2 days though. :) That's fall in the south for you.

    Love,
    ~bree

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  4. i'm waiting {not so patiently, might i add} for Fall to arrive here so i can get a pumpkin spice latte...and all i have to say it better get QUICK. SA is getting thirsty ;)

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  5. it's actually a sunny kind of day for me in MI! It's really rare for this time of year, but it's 75 degrees out right now!

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  6. Beautiful pictures! Sounds like a lovely fall day.(:
    My day was a gorgeous kind of day!

    this-real-heart.blogspot.com

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  7. Loove the third picture! :) ♥

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  8. mmmm... a pumpkin days sounds nice - I've never had one of those!
    Today... well, it's 7:34am here in Australia, so my day is but new! And it looks to me to be a rainy, grey one... but inside, it is delightful - with the beauty of His presence... it is going to be a good day!
    Blessings!

    Rachael
    heldbyhishand.blogspot.com

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  9. You know what? I am going to subscribe to your blog via email... at least for a while! It's too cute and my style! ;)

    Your writing is original... your posts unique... and the photos are awesome! :D

    If you want to, check out my fashion blog at: www.simplemodestfashion.blogspot.com I love visitors! :D

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  10. There! I am now subscribed to your blog! If there is any chance you have time to do the same to my blog, I'd be ever so thrilled! :)

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  11. I love your writing..it was like I was reading a story!
    Love it ;)

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  12. Yep, it's chilly here too and I'm enjoying pumpkin cream cheese muffins, pumpkin oatmeal, pumpkin spice lattes via Starbucks, plus selling tons of pumpkin spice donuts at the bakery where I work. I love pumpkin!!

    Ugg....I know exactly what you mean by trying to out of bed into the COLD and forcing yourself start your devotions.;-)

    Thank you for sharing the verse!

    AnneKatherine
    thet
    yogurtgirl.blogspot.com

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  13. Today was a wonderful rainy day :) I love hearing the rain outside my cracked open window... huddling inside a warm jacket as I sit writing... everything about today was great :)

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  14. today is a tuna and crackers with lemonade kind of day for me. :)

    beautiful post, lucia.

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