Gourd

Gourd in the Garden

“Oh no!” exclaimed Christopher Corn. “We have a visitor to the garden.” “Who is it?” asked Cameron Cauliflower. “It’s Gord Downie,” said Christopher. “That is too bad,” said Cameron. “Yes,” said Christopher. “It is. I knew he had that rare brain cancer but, I really thought he had a few years left on Earth yet.” […]

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Fresh Veggie Family

Surprise for Fresh Veggies

“It sure is hot out here today,” said Christopher Corn, walking from the barn to the main house with Farmer Fred. “Summer is almost over and we are still getting some good weather,” said Farmer Fred. “So,” said Christopher. “Why are we going up to your house? We are in the middle of practice.” “When […]

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Fresh Veggie Family

Eat Your Veggies

“Alisha,” said Mother, one summer evening, at the dinner table. “Please eat your vegetables. They are good for you.” “Fine,” said Alisha, picking up her fork and finally eating them. “There,” said Mother, seeing her empty plate. “Was that so bad?” “I guess not,” said Alisha. “Now,” said Mother. “Lets go.” “Where are we going?” […]

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Cameron Cauliflower

Roasted Cauliflower

It was an extremely hot summer day. The Fresh Veggie family were in the barn practicing. “Cameron,” said Christopher Corn, noticing the amount of sweat on his forehead. “I think you should rest for a bit. You haven’t stopped dancing all morning.” “I was just wanting to get this dance routine perfect,” said Cameron Cauliflower. […]

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Christopher Corn

Christopher Corn has a Meltdown

It was a dull and dreary summer morning. Christopher Corn woke up, not quite feeling like himself. He was late getting up and he couldn’t stop thinking about the bad dream he had. He glanced over at his phone and realized he was late for practice. “Oh no!” shouted Christopher to himself, grabbing his clothes […]

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Fresh Veggie Family

Rotten Veggie

“We have no concerts coming up,” said Christopher Corn. “I am kind of upset about that.” “I am so busy around the farm for the next few weeks,” said Farmer Fred. “It is almost harvest time.” “But we have been practicing for the past few weeks,” said Christopher. “And, we have a ton of new […]

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Calvin Carrot

Carrot Top

One evening, after band practise, Christopher Corn and Calvin Carrot were sitting outside of the barn. They were enjoying a cool mid-summer breeze. “It sure is a beautiful evening,” said Christopher. “Yes,” said Calvin. “It sure is.” “So,” said Christopher, after much thought. “What is it like to be a carrot?” “It is actually a […]

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