I was sick for a week with the “company cold” (the staff has been passing it around), and this week Mark got it. We’ve been working on trying to get packed up to leave and campers keep coming and won’t be leaving till the day before we do, so things have been busy. Still, I’ve taken some time the last couple days to do some fun things while Mark had to stay home nursing his cold.
Yesterday I went to the post office in Ellison Bay to mail a belated birthday card to Aunt Marg (Happy 85th, Aunt Marg!) and on my way back I stopped to take some fall pictures. I have been a little disappointed that the colors haven’t been brighter, but a couple women in the bathroom this morning told me this isn’t typical. Usually the leaves have already fallen by the second week in October and they are usually brighter. They said they think it’s been too dry this year for good fall color. Still, here’s what I got:
Then tonight the three of us quilters on staff went out to dinner. We were all supposed to bring our spouses, but of course Mark was sick and Rosanne’s husband had to work, so only Katherine’s husband came. He took this picture of the three of us: