…get pumped

Happy First Day of Fall, crusaders! I know not everyone is thrilled to see summer go and today can be one of mixed emotions. For some, it’s the beginning of the countdown to next summer…

…Fall For It

It’s the last day of summer. Yes, despite what Starbucks would have you believe, autumn doesn’t start until tomorrow. It’s a time of year that divides us into two camps. For some, tomorrow can’t come soon enough. For others, the sunny, summer months have once again ended too soon. I won’t say one side is more…

…Carve Out

To those still reeling from last week’s early arrival of the pumpkin spice latte, you may want to turn back at this point. What follows is an autumn tradition, full of “pumpkins”, and is arriving early this year. Okay, now that you’ve been officially warned — 13 Nights of Halloween is now 31 Nights of…

…Return to Basic

Okay, lovers of all things pumpkin spice, it’s go time. Today the beloved PSL makes its triumphant return to Starbucks. Along with that sweet cinnamon, nutmeg, and pumpkin(ish) flavor comes the inevitable protests from the PSL haters.

…Fall In

The weather isn’t really cooperating (here at least), but this first full weekend of October has me in an autumn mood. Although, to be completely honest, I’ve been in an autumn mood since late August. I can appreciate that not all share this special affinity for the fall. Some are still missing summer, or already…

…Fall Back

It’s officially fall! While it’s sad to see summer go, the autumn season has a few things going for it as well. For one thing, it’s not ungodly hot. There’s also sweaters, and an assorted variety of hot beverages. And seeing as it’s Flick Friday, I should also point out that there’s a lot of…