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Autumnal Procrastination.

So after three gloomy and rainy (not complaining about the latter) weeks we finally got plenty of that glorious autumn sun today. It is always quite amazing what a difference that makes! There was no frost yet and it´s still pretty green around here, but the garden does look quite autumnal already. 

I need to take down the hammock and rake those leaves and generally put the garden to sleep. I am so behind with everything it´s no joke. However if there´s a season to procrastinate in the garden it´s autumn, right? No need for perfection any more, very freeing. 

So instead of doing all the things on my list we went on a walk with Ludwig which was a great decision. 



I mean. 


OK I´ll stop now. But seriously, autumn is just so pretty around here. I love where I live.  

Bonus picture! Still doing things with quinces. I made Earl Grey and ginger infused quince compote today (this recipe) and some jam and last weekend when a friend from Berlin visited we made a Tarte Tatin with quinces (this one) which was so so good (seriously if you have quinces on hand please do me a favor and make this). However after today there are still about 20 giant quinces on my tree. So, quince recipe ideas anyone? Do tell. 

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Reader Comments (6)

Stunning autumn photos!

October 30, 2016 | Unregistered CommenterMelanie

Wow - so schön! Bei uns war leider schon Frost und die Bäume sind hier und da doch schon recht kahl. Der Oktober war leider erst auf die letzten Tage hin golden.

Und... Quittengelee - och, was lieb ich dich <3 Haben wir hier ebenfalls gemacht (bzw. Mama hat gemacht und ich hab gegessen).

Eine schöne Woche!

October 31, 2016 | Unregistered CommenterLinda

Fantastic photos, I love Autumn light and cold but warm days...however I hate dark mornings and dark early nights, I find it depressing...roll on spring!

November 1, 2016 | Unregistered CommenterHelen

You do live in a beautiful area. The trees are gorgeous. Good you have Ludwig to take you for a walk. Autumn is the best time of the year!

November 2, 2016 | Unregistered CommenterSally

Oh 2 neue Rezepte für mein Pinterest Board :) 2017 ich freue mich!! Vielleicht findest du dort noch etwas für dich für 2016!!! 'Quitte'

November 3, 2016 | Unregistered CommenterSusanne

Die herzhafte Variante vom Blech mit Kohl ist super lecker!!!

November 3, 2016 | Unregistered CommenterSusanne

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