The days are pretty short 'round these parts these days, so I, like many an enterprising Northwesterner, look for light where I can get it. I need not go far and I am rewarded! Light everywhere. These from a recent walk around the neighborhood, all taken before 5pm. While we are waiting for the days to get gloriously long again, we can get:
To go with our:
Which we may want before we take in a:
...to get out of the:
And lest we forget personal grooming, there is light to show us the way to
...which we may want before going to the:
...for the ummm seasonally affected among us.
And my most deliciousest pleasure of early darkness: peeking in other people's windows as I stroll by. Honestly it's not about the people. In fact I look away if there are people. More about the decor, the warmth, the appearance of simplicity and harmony. A peek into life's next phases since just about any house I pass is nicer/bigger/remodeled/older children than ours. A peek into my own house from the outside:
Here's to an abundance of light, light, light. It's everywhere, even in Seattle in January.