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Oct 21, 2012

PINK PUMPKIN...AND ALL OTHER PUMPKINS–DECORATING CHALLENGE

I came across something new, to me anyway, today.
Right outside piled up on a shelf away from the usual fall pumpkins at my grocery store I saw pink pumpkins.
Yup you heard me right. PINK! They are not painted they grow that way. They look antique, whitewashed almost.pink-pumpkin
I challenge you to find some and use them decoratively in your home and link the post here. 
If you can't find pink you can still join in with your pumpkin displays of any color.
I will leave this meme running until December 1st. because the US has Thanksgiving in November whereas Canada has theirs in October.
I can’t wait to see what you come up with. I sure hope you can find some in your area. Have a look here to see what is available in your neighborhood.
 1. You must link back to this blog with your entry or it will not show up.  
2.You must use the permalink for your actual Pink PUmpkin Post  and not your general blog link

14 comments:

Lynn said...

I'll keep an eye out for one! OOOO that reminds me of a naughty joke. Not the pumpkin--the eye out.

Happier Than a Pig in Mud said...

Cool pumpkin! I haven't seen any this year yet, but did a couple years ago. Have fun with it:@)

Blondie's Journal said...

Wow! It's gorgeous! I sincerely doubt I will find a pink pumpkin here, we are hard pressed to find the white ones. I hope I do though!

XO,
Jane

Katherine Wolak said...

Wicked pumpkin!!! Im going to look for some and Ill link them back to you if I do for sure! :)

Hugs,

Muddy Boot Dreams said...

Oh I want one, where on earth do they grow those?

I have never seen one yet.

Better tell my sister, they grow pumpkins on their farm.

Jen @ Muddy Boot Dreams

MiMi said...

I'll try to find some!

Beverly @ The Buzz said...

Think I'll pass on this one. Pink pumpkins? That just ain't natural!

Sue said...

I was out pumpkin shopping twice last week and never saw a pink one at either place, Lori. Maybe it's a freak of nature in Canada! LOL I'll check for them again when I look for some more gray ones on Thursday. Who knows? I may have good news for you.... :-)

Kathleen said...

Nope, never saw a pink pumpkin. Very interesting!
Perfect for Oct. and Pink Ribbon fund raisers.

Mary said...

I've yet to see one of these, but they will eventually show up in our markets - probably years from now. Ah, well. I hope you are having a great day. Blessings...Mary

Sue said...

Lucy- ok, what everyone is calling pink is really peach! LOL I DID see some of these last week while at a farm buying my white and gray pumpkins. I'll have to run back out and get one to post. In the meantime, I'm linking my fabric ones in my kitchen tablescape post. ~ Ethel

Jaimie said...

That is new to me too! Very interesting! It's amazing how many different varieties of pumpkins there are. Love them!

Connie said...

Hi, Well, no I have not seen a pink pumpkin . . . I am just starting to get use to the white ones. I will be keeping an eye out for them, just to see what's new.
I just found your blog and read a few of your posts . . . I'm still laughing about the sticky note with the Joan Crawford make-up notice. How funny is that. I've always been a fan of less is more. A couple times I have gone in and let a make-up sales person give me a make-over . . . just to run home and wash my face. I guess I'm just a simple gal . . . always have been so why change when your 67, right.
I am your newest follower and I would like to invite you over to visit and maybe follow back. I love meeting new blogging sisters and sharing ideas. Have a great day, Connie :)

Connie said...

Hi Lori, I have never done a blogging challenge and really don't know how to go about it, but thank you for thinking of me. I was delighted to see you in my comments and excited to have you as a follower. I'm looking forward to getting to know you better through blogging. Have a wonderful weekend, Connie :)

P.S. I visited your "I say Hmmmmm" and I'm still laughing :)

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