We are kicking off the month of October with some spooky fun! Grab the family this weekend and hit the pumpkin patch for an afternoon of fall fun!
Head home, fill your cup with a glass of warm apple cider and get to carving those pumpkins!
5 things that you need for a successful pumpkin carving activity that the whole family will love!
1.) A pumpkin!
There is no fall activity more enjoyable than a trip to the local pumpkin patch! Grab the family for an afternoon of hayrides, corn mazes, apple cider and pumpkins! The fall weather makes it just right for a day spent outdoors. Grab a pumpkin for each of you and head home.
2.) Pumpkin Carving Kit
Make sure that you have a pumpkin carving kit when it comes time to dig in and enjoy easy to follow step by step directions to complete your spooky Halloween pumpkin pattern. This favorite includes 12 patterns with instructions, 2 Saws, 1 Scraper Scoop, 1 Drill, 1 pounce wheel and is perfect for ages 9 and up!
Pumpkin carving can get messy! Grab a disposable tablecloth and make the clean up easy. Take the worry out of your family activity and just enjoy!
Don’t forget to display your masterpiece to the neighborhood! Place your pumpkins out on the front porch and stick a lit candle in them in the evening for a spooky glow!
5.) Permanent markers
If all that carving is too messy or challenging for your little ones, no worries! Grab a colorful assortment of permanent markers and let them go to work! They will have just as much fun creating their own spooky faces and scenes!