Fall or Still Summer?

Autumn is taking it’s own sweet time arriving in our neighborhood in the western suburbs of Chicago, Illinois. Most of the trees still have the majority of their leaves, and our maples are still green:

Still Green

One of our little plants is changing colors – well, I guess it’s really more of a bush, in our front yard:

Fall Leaf

I hope we don’t skip autumn and go right to winter. Come on leaves, change color!