Pumpkins Are Ready

  The Pumpkins Are Ready !  At our house that means many things. Sharp tools. Grandpa’s gloves. Stacking and sorting. Jumping over. Laying on. Choosing.  Lining up. Re-arranging. Counting and counting again.         Pumpkins are best harvested by children. They see magic in every single shape, color …

Harvest Time

“Come ye thankful people come. Sing the song of harvest home. All is safely gathered in.  Ere the winter storms begin.” -Thanksgiving Hymn- journal entry: In October everything is beautiful.  It is cool but not cold.  It rains but doesn’t snow . . . much.  The garden is overgrown.  Leaves …