How To Keep Your Pumpkin Fresh Longer

Ways to keep your jack'o'lantern grinning until the end of the season

How do you keep your grinning jack’o’lantern from collapsing into shrivelly, bug-infested mush before the season is over? Using a good preservative (commercial or homemade) is important, but it’s only part of the story. There are lots of simple steps you can take to keep your pumpkin firm and vibrant …

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Leaf Raking Hacks

Leaf Raking Hacks & Tips - It's a big seasonal PIA, but there are ways to make it easier.

Raking leaves is one of the Great Annual Annoyances. Sure, kids and puppies jumping in big fluffy piles of leaves are a mainstay of heartwarming ads and after school specials, but that’s pure TV fantasy … just ask anyone with a property full of trees that shed nonstop from Labor …

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