I had a chance to get out to Terrebonne this weekend, a little town not too far away from Bend that sits in the shadow of Smith Rock (a place where Ty likes to rock climb) and has a few great pumpkin patches. It was a windy, cold, spectacular day, perfect for pumpkin hunting. Blue skies turned to gray skies and then back to blue again without a drop of rain, the air crisp, atmosphere amazing.
My hands froze as I took pictures, lost in a field of dead sunflower
stalks. After an hour or so, I got down to business and started picking and hauling piles of pumpkins to the scales, where a
lady who had seen it all before eyeballed the group and charged a
I was tempted by the crazy hamburger smells floating through the farm, but it was cash only at the stand so I headed back to Bend, to 10 Barrel (another Ty hangout), where I used my debit card for an excellent brew and snacks.
Hope you all are having festive orange days this week, with plenty of pumpkin plans in the works :)