Mariska Hargitay is preparing for autumn and recently shared a video on her Instagram page of her enjoying the last days of summer on the beach. She expressed excitement for the changing season and took a moment to reflect and be grateful. Hargitay has also been spending time with friends, including fellow actress Jamie Lee Curtis. The article mentions Hargitay's love for nature and highlights her recent trips to London's Royal Botanic Gardens and Italy. Hargitay also spoke about her strong relationship with her husband and children.