Sunday Walk in December

This afternoon I took a walk around the neighborhood to enjoy the fall color.

sunday walk, december, fall color, leavesI like that wat that the different colored leaves fall from the tree and make patterns. Of course, I had to be careful walking on the sidewalk. We had a lot of leaves fall over the last couple days as it has been raining.

sunday walk, december, fall color, leavesThere are still a lot of leaves on these trees, but they have also covered a large area on the lawn and sidewalk.

sunday walk, december, fall color, leavesThis would have been a nice place to just sit and enjoy the afternoon, but there is usually heavy traffic on the road and it would not have been very quiet.

sunday walk, december, fall color, leavesAs I headed home I noticed this bird house and bird feeder hanging in a tree. They are more noticeable now without as many leaves. How long have they been there?

sunday walk, december, fall color, leavesThe neighborhood park has a raised mound that allows you to see over the houses all the way to the Livermore Hills. Sometimes you can see snow on the hills.

The trees turn color a little bit later here so we usually have good color this time of year.

It was a nice walk today.

Steven

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