Friday, November 1, 2013

Fall Foliage Around the House!

Our brilliant maple trees in the front yard
Fall is my (Rob) favorite time of year, and not just because Tom and I are born in the fall (as well as Dolly and Tyler)... it's because of cool, crisp mornings and leaves changing color to brilliant orange,
Bright red-leaved bushes on the side of the house

 yellow and red. It's pumpkin flavored coffee and pumpkin pie. It's a nice, hot cup of steaming coffee on a cool morning, the smell of freshly cut apples or a
Our Halloween flag
baking apple pie. Regardless, it's a time when all of the gardening that Tom has cultivated goes through changes and some of them are really beautiful. Here are some pictures from around our house.

Gift/Memorial Suggestions

Several of our friends have lost loved ones (human and pets) and we found that one of the best ways to honor their memory is to give to an animal charity.
What better way to recognize a life of love, than by giving another life a chance for love?
We donate to many animal rescues, but because we volunteer with
DC Weimaraner Rescue and Coast-to-Coast Dachshund Rescue, those are our 2 favorites.
Consider giving the chance of life to a dog or cat.

About us

We're two married guys who enjoy the simple things in life, especially our dogs. We volunteer for dog rescues, enjoy splitting dinners, exercising, blogging, helping friends and neighbors, ghost investigations, coffee and tea, Tudor history, weather, superheroes, comic books, mystery novels, traveling, 70s and 80s music, classic country, piano, gardening, writing books on ghosts and spirits, architecture, keeping a clean house, cooking simply, and keeping in shape. You'll find tidbits of all of these things on this blog and more.

Tom and Rob Thinking Hard!

Tom and Rob Thinking Hard!
Wondering what home project to do next