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pumpkin carving


Pump(kin) It Up!

Pumpkin Placesettings

The weekend’s finally here and that means it’s pumpkin decorating time!  But there’s an ongoing debate as to whether we’re going to carve them this year or do something creative with glue, paint and glitter.

Etched Pumpkins

If we had our way, we’d keep it simple – carve them out and use them as a vase for flowers, or use paint pens (much neater than paint brushes!) and go wild.

Thorny Vines Pumpkin

Cut Out Pumpkins

Regardless, we’ll be inspired by all the pretty pumpkins that are being pinned these days…

Decoupage Pumpkins

Painted Pumpkins

How about you, are you a traditional carver or do you do your own thing?

Photos via Pinterest, Country Living and Alisa Burke

Monday Mood

Monday Mood

It’s Monday – what mood are you in?

The Great Pumpkin Blaze at Van Cortland Manor

The Great Pumpkin Blaze at Van Cortland Manor


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Exciting wonder, curiosity, or surprise while baffling efforts to comprehend or identify

Photo from Van Cortland Manor