Fall can be a bit of a dreary season. The skies are gray and windy, and sometimes, it rains! At the same time, Fall is beautiful. The leaves spread across the grass like a quilt of different colors, and there is an excitement in the air of all the fun Fall festivities. If you have a love-hate relationship with Fall, we get it! Here are six ways to have more fun this Fall so you can make the most of it!
1. Go To A Halloween Party
Fall means October, and October means Halloween is coming! Make the most of the season by attending at least one Halloween party you’re invited to this year. Better yet- host your own! Have fun dressing up in your skeleton costume and handing out candy to trick-or-treaters. Don’t miss out on all the Fall parties! You’ll have more fun this Fall by staying social and spending time with friends and family.
2. Spend Time Reading And Writing Alone
Fall is the best season for quiet alone time. Spend this time in solitude reading! Catch up on your favorite authors’ new books, or listen to audio versions if you prefer. Fall is the time to be studious and intellectual.
Students are heading back to school, and people are spending more time in self-reflection. Writing and drawing are great Fall activities to do alone as well. Make the most of the creative Fall muse and do something enriching!
3. Dress In Cozy Clothing
Fall is all about comfort! Dress in your favorite autumn outfits. There is never a better time to wear leggings, flannels, boots, and wool socks! Stock up on your favorite Fall essentials by heading to your favorite thrift store.
Shop for sustainable finds like hoodies and vintage leather jackets so you’ll stay warm against the Fall winds! Make a day of it and go thrift store shopping with your friends. See how many one-of-a-kind outfits you can create!
4. Bake Fall Treats
Enjoy the comforts of home this autumn by baking your favorite fall treats from scratch! Bake your favorites with your family and familiarize yourself with family recipes you’ve never tried before! Whether you make apple pie, pecan pie, or Halloween cookies, you’re on point with the season and will feel thankful for a house that smells like sugar!
5. Make Dinner As A Family
Wear your stretchy pants and eat up! Fall is all about cherishing the time you have with great company and, of course, great food! Make A fall dinner as a family to enjoy together. Some Fall foods to try out include butternut squash soup, stews, and of course, turkey and mashed potatoes!
6. Go To A Coffee Shop
Head over to a cozy coffee shop to get some work done. You can find some tasty chai latte recipes to try out from simple ingredients you likely already have in your pantry! Create your favorite Fall drinks at home on the stovetop.
Sip on Fall-themed lattes like pumpkin spice or cinnamon dolce and enjoy the Fall vibes at your neighborhood café or coffeeshop. Listen to a spooky podcast while you’re there, or catch up on that science fiction novel.
The Bottom Line
Having more fun this Fall is about making the most of a fickle season. When the weather is nice, get outdoors. When it’s dreary and cold, consider some of the suggestions above and make the most of it! You can enjoy the cozy feeling of Fall even when the weather is a tad unpredictable. Just bring a light jacket and an umbrella, and you’re good to go!