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Giant Pumpkin Kayak~What?

Justin Ownby grew a massive pumpkin that weighed 910 pounds – almost half a ton.

But he was not satisfied merely by its ornamental delights that enhance the season.

Ownby’s wife Christin Ownby shared video with WTVC that shows Ownby hollowed out the pumpkin,

and converted to a buoyant watercraft that he tested on his farm’s pond. that shows Ownby hollowed out the pumpkin,

and converted to a buoyant watercraft that he tested on his farm’s pond.

Christin Ownby says the pumpkin remains floating in the pond at last check, saying “It will make a great snack for the catfish!”

Full Story and video: HERE

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Laurie is a rare Seattle-born Native. She has raised her children, but as a working mom knows how important it is to look and feel your best. She currently volunteers with Queen It’s a New Day, a non-profit organization in Everett, giving women a hand up to feel great inside and out. As a published author and life coach, Laurie is WARM’s Afternoon Traffic host with the philosophy of…” traffic is a lot like life, sometimes you have a speed –limit drive and sometimes you hit a slow-down or detour, but with the right guidance and information, we can all get through it together”.