Tag Archives: color

Crackle of Autumn Leaves in McHenry County

In the Midwest, the foliage can offer up a bouquet of colors in Autumn as deciduous trees prepare for the long cold winter. This year the weather turned cold and damp early fall and leaves on the tree did not get a chance to show dramatic shades of color. Many leaves fell while still green.

We take advantage of the last few days of summer-like weather around here. It is time to bring in any hoses, lawn ornaments and¬†furniture. It’s also time to bring the snow shovels out because we will be needing them soon.

As I enjoyed our Indian Summer this week, I had to capture the sound as I walked through the leaves. Listen in: