Happy first official day of Autumn! The weather is beautiful here today. I hope it’s as beautiful where you are!
In preparation for the start of Autumn, I decorated our front porch with new pots full of beautiful chrysanthemums.
=-] <;— Quick side note: As Zoey walked across my keyboard she somehow entered that smiley face. So I guess she likes the new mums!
Ok, back to the task at hand. I decided to go with taller pots for our porch mums this year. And these were on clearance at Home Depot. Winning!
Last year, I had several small pots and two pumpkin pots for Halloween. Here is what our porch looked like last year:
This year, instead of planting the same color mums in the same pots, I decided that wasn’t exciting enough so I planted two colors in the larger pots and planted one color in the smaller pots. And after I finished throwing potting soil everywhere, the finished product of our pots looked like this:
Our porch is looking very festive for the first day of Autumn. I really like the larger pots. They are more visible on our porch.
That’s all for this post! I think I will celebrate Autumn with some hot apple cider on this chilly windy day. Have a great weekend!