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Fairy Tale Pumpkins

I love going to Longwood Gardens. In addition to the beautiful, expansive gardens, they have yearly events like the Wine & Jazz Festival and A Longwood Christmas. One of my favorites is Autumn’s Colors; I love the fall, with all of its crisp air and vibrant colors. A few years ago, part of the Autumn’s Colors display at Longwood were hand-blown glass pumpkins. The below pumpkins were my favorites: stark white with silver stems and placed in a gray-green landscape, dotted with tiny yellow flower. It was such an unexpected scene, like something out of a fairy tale.

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Fairy Tale Pumpkins

I kept waiting for a fairy to wave her wand, for one of the pumpkins to grow, and for a princess to step out…

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