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Happy Thanksgiving!

Autumn has finally come to Texas.




The leaves are beautiful this year - red, gold, orange, and rust.






I never get tired of the leaves changing...


Maybe it's because we have such hot summers and the leaves changing mean cooler weather has finally arrived.


Good for a cozy fire in the fire pit.


And a time for giving thanks.


May you all have a wonderful and blessed Thanksgiving.

With joy,
Cecilia

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  1. Beautiful fall photos Cecilia! I am thankful for cooler weather as well. Have a blessed Thanksgiving!

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    1. Thank you, Vicky. A blessed Thanksgiving to you too.

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  2. So pretty Cecilia! I can just about taste the marshmallows on the fire :).

    All the best to you and yours!

    xxx

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    1. Doreen, Nothing beats sitting around a cozy fire! I'm thrilled we are getting chilly weather after several years of extended heat. I know our leaves don't rival those in your neck of the woods but I enjoy them anyway!
      Hugs

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  3. Such lovely photos, Cecilia and I love the scripture at the end! Hugs, Cecilia

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    1. Thanks, Cecilua. It's one of my favorite Scriptures too. I leave my sign up year round as a reminder to be thankful at all times. :)

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