I can see the long range jewel tone views, smell the embers burning in the fireplace, and feel the crisp, clean air at 4300 feet.
I encourage all of you this week, or any week - to do the same. You can start with reading my blog on How To Stay on A Permanent Vacation.
Realizing I can stay on a permanent vacation has helped me admit that although retreats are good - we cannot always escape - and during those trying times, we can still keep a vacation state of mind.
During this fall break for many college students, school agers, and families - whether you are leaf watching or not - enjoy the time of renewal it offers for yourself and your family.
*Blowing Rock, NC in the fall