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Pumpkin Prowess

In the all too commercial world, the one that operates from “hallmarked” holiday to holiday… you know, those people who try to push us out of our white slacks and into all things pumpkin spice as soon as Labor Day weekend hits…imitation flavored pumpkin lattes and pumpkin-spiced just-about-everything-you-can-think-of hit the shelves before we even flipped the calendar page from August to September. Seasonally speaking, October is the time for Pumpkin.

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When the Colonists first landed in North America they found the Indians growing and using pumpkins. The new Americans were quick to enthusiastically embrace the