Wow! We have really been lucky, having lovely weather here to enjoy our beautiful Fall in Iowa! Brought my plants in later than usual this year, also working in the garden longer & getting things cleaned up! Usually I'm in such a "rush mode" cause I wait til the last minute to get things done before it frosts or freezes, but not this year! Mother Nature gave us a long & beautiful Fall and I am Thankful for that!;o) Still got to get work done, but also time to enjoy the Fall scenery around Iowa!

Winter will come in far too soon, So I'm enjoying it now!

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Comment by Sue Herr on October 24, 2010 at 11:30pm
The weather here in Michigan has been nicer that usual too. I can totally relate to what you are saying as I too I much the same. This has been a year to remember weather wise. Just superberb for the gardener / non gardener.
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