there is nothing better than homemade soup to chase the chill away. I love fall.. everything about fall.. the smells, the chill in the air, the rustling of leaves as you walk along, the colors, crisp apples, pumpkins, apple butter, Brunswick stew.. cider.. you name it.. I love it.. most especially because I know fall will be followed by.. wait for it.. W.I.N.T.E.R.!!! Yes, I am "One of THOSE" people.. I love winter.. L.O.V.E. it.. everything about it.. but until then.. I will enjoy Fall.. so.. BRING IT ON! I'm ready!