autumn

Once it’s Picked, How Long Does a Pumpkin Last?
This is the sweet spot in a pumpkin's life. Thousands of pumpkins that have grown up in a patch are off the vine now, and the clock is ticking before the dreaded shrivel and rot happens. So how long do we have? And there is at least one thing we can do to get pumpkins to last longer.
What Is The Autumnal Equinox Anyway?
For all practical purposes, fall probably started three weeks ago with the pumpkin spice world takeover.  That's more noticeable than this scientific equinox stuff anyway.
But do you know what's actually happening to the earth today?  Here is the "Cliff-Notes-busy-mom&…