Tag Archives: pumpkins

We manage to score — a pumpkin!

Almost a year ago, I wrote a real tear-jerker about our difficulties in trying to find a suitable pumpkin for Halloween in the Greater Daglan Area. (There’s early talk about the story becoming a major motion picture, which would star … Continue reading

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Meet Jack, the Blue Hungarian

For some weeks, my wife and I have been trying to find a pumpkin to carve for Halloween. This past weekend, our activities paid off. Sort of. Initially, we had been quite casual about our pumpkin hunt. We would check … Continue reading

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