The word "equinox" was
derived from Latin term "æquinoctium" which, in turn,
came from "æquus" (equal), and "nox"
(night). It refers to the time that occurs twice a year when the nighttime
is equal to the daytime -- each being 12 hours in duration.
"Religious followers from around the world
observe many seasonal days of celebration during late September. Most are
religious holy days, and are linked in some way to the fall or autumn
equinox. Common themes found worldwide are balance, harvesting, hunting,
and remembrance of the dead. Read
Decorating Ideas - Jump Into Fall!
Autumn is a wonderful season full of colors, smells and tastes
that are well loved and well remembered. Its also a great theme for
decorating your house because it encompasses a few different holidays such
as Thanksgiving and Halloween. But what sort of ways are there to
incorporate autumn and the surrounding holidays into your home?
Fall / Autumn / Harvest
The Fall Harvest With Delicious Squash Recipes
Either of these recipes can be made with a variety of squashes. I have
just listed the squash I prefer to use. They are so easy. They just bake
alongside a roast beef or chicken or anything else you may have the oven
turned on for. And they are a great part of any healthy diet.