Fallish Things: Pumpkin ala Patch

It is good to live in a fertile valley where one can gather wild blackberries from the briar, forage for chestnuts, fill baskets of apples from the orchard, chop down your own Christmas conifer, and pick the perfect Halloween pumpkin straight from the patch.

At a providentially-timed break in rain showers, the Muddy Boot Brigade descended on a local farm in search of squatty squash that even Linus Van Pelt would envy.

muddy boot brigade

Next up, carving jack-o-lanterns & roasting seeds! 


One response to “Fallish Things: Pumpkin ala Patch”

  1. […] family’s visited Vince Woods’ humble farm, enjoying his salt-of-the-earth no-nonsense pumpkin patch each autumn. As a crow flies it’s just down the road from where we live next door to my sister, just a […]

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