Suddenly September

When the leaves turn (in the North, anyway)

Well, I wasn't ready for September, anyway.

September Honors

National Yoga Month
Better Breakfast Month [PDF]
National Childhood Obesity Awareness Month

Meteor showers that occur in September include the Aurigids, the Delta Aurigids which occur from mid-September to early October, the Southern Taurids, which occur from September 10 to November 20, and the Andromedids which occur from September 25 – December 25.

Andromedids as seen on the night of November 27, 1872 by Amédée Guillemin (Le Ciel, notions d’astronomie, à l’usage des gens du monde et de la jeunesse, 1864 and 1877)
American Meteor Society

If "September (from Latin septem, "seven") was originally the seventh of ten months in the oldest known Roman calendar," does that mean it's now really November?

September Harvest Moon

September is called Herbstmonat, harvest month, in Switzerland.

Wikipedia: September

Sept equinox earth lighting
The Equinox occurs at Sep 23. Folks in Northern hemisphere become increasingly glum, folks in the Southern hemisphere look forward to longer days. Folks on the equator wonder what all the fuss is about.

Sep 11 light memorial

Casualties of the September 11 attacks - Wikipedia

The Zodiac signs for the month of September are
Breakyerbak (until Sep 21)
Zodiac: Breakyerback Aug23-Sep21
…and Syllabrity (Sep 22 onwards)

Sophia Loren was born as Sofia Scicolone at the Clinica Regina Margherita in Rome, Italy, on September 20, 1934. iMDB

Sophia Loren

Image sources:
Obese kid:
Elvis Pancakes (Peanut Butter-Banana Pancakes with Bacon)

September Harvest Moon
World Trade Center memorial:
Sophia Loren:

This post also published at Mindful's Other People's Stuff blog