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The Great Pumpkin: More than just Jack-o’-Lanterns and pie

What popular fruit…  is 90 percent water?  was recommended to remove freckles and cure snake bites?  can weigh less than a pound or more than 1,000 pounds?  was used by Native Americans as medicine?  was used as a template to  Continue Reading »

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Family-friendly, non-frightening fall fun? We’ve got you covered

During the month of October, the last place you’ll find me is at a haunted house, creepy penitentiary, or on a ghost tour. I’m going to blame it on my kids; I don’t want to go to those places because  Continue Reading »

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25 Ways You Too Can Be a Fall Fanatic

Cleats stomping the football field.  A cozy gray sweatshirt and my favorite worn-in pair of jeans. Crisp fall air that seeps in through the open window and finds me wrapped in a warm blanket. The sweet smell of a cinnamon,  Continue Reading »

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Don’t Just Fall Into Autumn, Celebrate It!

If you’re like me, you hate to hear how “the weather is finally getting cooler” or how “pretty the changing leaves are” or “are you ready for some FOOTBALL?!?!”  OK, I’ll admit, I do like seeing the leaves change, but  Continue Reading »

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