Buckle up, and get ready to embark on a soulful journey with the autumn installment of Somerset Life. First destination: Vivienne McMaster's touching story of Being Your Own Beloved. Stick around for the ride as Madelyn Mulvaney takes us along on a road trip that’s guaranteed to inspire. Need a pit stop? There are plenty of handmade project ideas to occupy you while you stretch your legs, such as Halloween décor using washi tape, clever ways to embellish clothespins, and a homespun approach to Christmas. Put away your map because this must-read issue is one scenic route you’ll want to take again and again.