And, no. I am not being paid by the Arboretum to write this post. I just had a really good time on Monday with Banner snapping pictures in the pumpkins and taking a leisurely, late afternoon stroll through the gardens and Chihuly exhibit.
Which, by the way, if you haven't seen Chihuly yet, it is totally worth the cost of admission and hassle trying to park. But don't take my word for it. Look at pretty pictures of glass sculptures and colorful, fall flowers and come to your own conclusions: