An Ode to Pumpkins…

Door County, WI – Pumpkins and such

A nip is definitely in the air here in Indiana so that takes my thoughts to Pumpkins. Halloween is the first event related to pumpkins but since that is a pagan holiday I don’t celebrate that one 🙂  so that leaves Thanksgiving. I can’t imagine a Thanksgiving meal with a healthy slice of pumpkin pie. Pumpkins are very American. They were grown by native Americans long before  the invaders came to their country. So, here is to you my bright orange orbs….