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A whole lotta Pumpkin… October 6, 2008

Filed under: Uncategorized — jyeger @ 2:40 pm

halloween paper pumpkin craft project

Emily and the girls made these fun construction paper pumpkins the other day.  You can find the instructions here on the “Hostess with the Mostess” blog.  Even if you’re not looking for pumpkin crafts, check out the blog for some great hosting ideas.  Thanks for sharing Emily.

Check out these awesome pumpkins from Country Living…  Love the designs.  Fancy, smancy. 

Cool, huh?  You can see more fun designs here.

Gingerbread Pumpkin Bars

How about some yummy gingerbread pumkin bars.  Love these!  Yum!  You can find the recipe here.

Check out these pumpkin sconces from Martha Stewart.  You can see more fun stuff from Martha here.

How about these fun pumpkin crafts from Family Fun.

Did you know that the Irish brought this tradition of pumpkin carving to America?
The tradition originally started with the carving of turnips. When the Irish immigrated to the U.S., they found pumpkins a plenty and they were much easier to carve for their ancient holiday. 

You can check out more fun facts about pumpkins here.



2 Responses to “A whole lotta Pumpkin…”

  1. Emily Says:

    So glad you liked the pumpkin craft… we had so much fun making them!

  2. Kathy Says:

    Thanks for the pumpkin craft idea. I’m going to use it at our church’s after-school progam.

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