Why We Love Fall
Fight songs Shake down the thunder, hail the victors, and plunge right through that line! Even if you mumble some of the words, count on goose bumps and instant camaraderie when the ol’ song starts blaring.
Harvest landscapes Something deep in our Midwest souls stirs when we see a combine rolling across a cornfield, a season’s worth of hard work and watchful waiting coming to fruition, another year gone by.
Trick-or-treaters As a kid, you think it’s about the candy. But looking back, what sticks is the thrill of being out after dark, running from lawn to lawn with your friends, faces hidden behind painted whiskers and plastic masks, emboldened by a taste of independence even more sweet than the Snickers and Tootsie Pops weighing down your sack.