There’s just something about Fall that brings out all of my animal instincts. The urge to stockpile food for winter and start “nesting” before hibernating this winter. Part of this pull is the idea of a cozy chair, warm lighting and a good book as the evenings become shorter and shorter.
Perhaps it’s just that I’ve been binge-reading Outlander since the Season 2 finale.
If you’re not a reader and the idea of a “book nook” doesn’t appeal to you, scroll through these snuggle-rific photos and see if you don’t change your mind.
There’s the “when I build my next house/dream house” versions; with an entire room dedicated to quiet and reading;
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- natural or artificial lighting
- an area away from the day-to-day mayhem
- a storage area for books and
- a cushy, overstuffed place to sit
all of which can be accomplished without an architect or a large outlay of cash by placing ‘just the right’ reading chair and throw blanket in the corner of any room: