What is this mad compulsion to rake up all the leaves in the yard – to bag them up so the green grass shows? This obsessive compulsive need to change fall back to summer makes no sense. Or is it the need to keep up with the neighbors with a manicured yard?
Enjoy the fall. Walk through the leaves. Let the children play in the leaves. Enjoy the fall colors as they cover the ground – it is a natural part of the changing season.
I'm just saying