The air smells different in autumn, too. Like wood-burning fires. For me, the smell evokes an image of families and friends, cozy on their couches in front of their fireplaces, watching the roaring flames and listening to the crackles and pops of the wood. It reminds me of pajamas and wool socks, and that winter—and Christmas!—is just around the corner.
One of the best parts of fall, though, is football season. I don’t know much about the game, but I do know there’s nothing better than cheering for your alma mater with friends, in front of that roaring fire.
Unless, of course, you’re cheering from the stands at Autzen stadium.
Last weekend, that’s just what I did. Check it out…