The Nogglestead Jack o’Lantern 2013

Well, our pumpkin harvest this year was not what it could have been. Many of the plants fell prey to powdery mildew and, honestly, a bit of inattention during the dry period in August and September. As a result, the pumpkins we picked were a little on the small side.

Nogglestead pumpkins 2013

Never fear: The watermelons did okay.

Nogglestead watermelon o'lantern 2013

Nogglestead watermelon o'lantern 2013

So the evil spirits will be kept at bay as long as we can keep the cats at bay.