October is finally here!!!!!!!!!!! Sorry, I had to get that out of my system. I’m just so excited. Now that October has arrived, I hear that fall weather will follow suit, which means sweaters, boots, plaid, hot coffee, apple cider–should I go on? ‘Cause I’d love to.

Every year, I make a list of fall activities I swear I’ll do, but never get around to. I promise myself that I’ll go apple picking, bake a pie (or seven), drive to see the perfect fall foliage, and hit up all of the farmer’s markets. Maybe I’ll rent a cabin for a weekend with some friends and we’ll drink as much cider as we possibly can. Just once I would love to jump in a pile of colorful leaves with a golden retriever, or read a book with cozy socks on while that same golden retriever hangs out by my feet.

I’m usually too caught up in a million other things to set aside time for a fall celebration, but the one thing I’ll always do is listen to that sweet, sweet fall music. You know the music I’m talking about—the kind that sounds like a sad song but actually makes you happier than the most pop-y of pop songs. Isn’t that music perfect?

It is with great pleasure that I present to you the Ultimate Fall Playlist!

Check out past Playlists of the Week and be sure to tell me your favorite songs to inspire future playlists!

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