Pick a pumpkin at one of these 11 patches

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Hey, what’s that fiery ball of light in the sky? The sun is out! That means all those pumpkin picking plans that were cancelled this past weekend can be reupped. Jessica McFadden, blogger at A Parent in Silver Spring, did the work for us all and offers up almost a dozen good patches for families with children of all ages.

Enjoy — and tweet at us with your favorites @OnParenting. We’d love to hear from you.

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