Here’s what PhilBillPaul and I did this weekend.
It’s one of the things I love about living in Georgia. We can drive to two other states in just a few hours and be back home in the same day.
Bonus: Just the two of us. All day in the car.
Thank you to The Grunter and Wizzy for taking care of Scary Baby while she did a few chores to help earn a few privileges back.
This was taken out the car window as we drove through the the North Georgia mountains.
Tennessee on the Cherohala Skyway
Absolutely our favorite time of year.
Imagine these photos if I didn’t have a point and shoot camera.
The colors were magnificent.
North Carolina on the Cherohala Skyway
I was shocked when we crossed over from Tennessee to North Carolina that there were no more leaves. It looked like a haunted forest.
There was even a tiny bit of snow.
Those poor people in the Northeast.
It’s a little nippy here in the south too. When temperatures get down in the 50’s and 60’s we start freezing.
We were heading up higher on the Skyway but when we discovered there were no leaves left on the North Carolina side, we raced back down as we watched the sunset.
Finally, we got to a lookout point and I got to capture the last glimpse of all the layers of color as the sun disappeared.
We also managed to have some of our favorite food.
I know you are shocked by this.
We were disappointed when we missed Hardee’s breakfast hours.
Did you know the bologna biscuit is back?
Yeah, me neither and I would have been fine never knowing. Really, do people order these?
No food pictures but yum!
On Sunday we had delicious creamy chicken and wild rice soup and cornbread and watched football and Scary Baby carved her pumpkin.
She picked a pretty ambitious design found on the internet.
And thankfully, she finally decided sharpie marker eyes would suffice.
How’s the weather where you live? Are the autumn colors all but gone?