Pumpkin Time

While I’m putting some finishing touches on my new craft room, I thought I’d share some photos of our trip to the local pumpkin patch from last weekend. Every year we head to the same spot, Rombach’s Farm just west of St. Louis.

232323232fp83232>uqcshlukaxroqdfv-77-=ot>2366=2;595---26239ot1lsiAnd let me tell you, picking out the right pumpkin is very important stuff.
Takes a lot of deep thought and concentration…

232323232fp83232>uqcshlukaxroqdfv789;=ot>2366=2;595544--239ot1lsiBut Ellie found a couple little cute ones with the help of my adorable niece.

ellieWhile all my nephew wanted to do was catch a ride with Uncle Ben.

uncle ben

rombachs pumpkin patchOf course we ended up going on the busiest day of the year, but the weather was absolutely gorgeous so it was just nice being outdoors for the day.

rombachs farmThis place had tons of fun activities, including rides, a bounce house, face painting, pony rides, and some cool little themed displays.

pumpkin-patchLike I mentioned we go to Rombach’s every year.
I love looking back at older pics from this place, like this one from 2011.

pumpkin-patch-cowgirl-bootsMakes me wish you could stop time.


Stay tuned for tomorrow because I’m showing you my craft room moldings.
Then Monday is the big reveal!


Get Inspired: 15 Candy Corn Projects

It’s officially October! With Halloween just around the corner, I thought I would give you some eye candy with some Candy Corn. Yep, 15 fabulous projects all themed with Candy Corn: home décor, crafts and recipes. C’mon, let’s get inspired!

15 candy corn projects

halloween candy corn decorCandy Corn Halloween Decor from Gifts by Gaby

candy-corn-cupcake-wrapper (1)Candy Corn Cupcakes from The Girl Who Ate Everything

262531c8fb706dff7f4e55e57aa9a096Candy Corn Pumpkin from All You

candy corn fudgeCandy Corn Fudge from Something Swanky

Candycornfavors-685x1024Candy Corn Teacher’s Gift from Crazy Little Projects

candy corn wreathCandy Corn Wreath from Whipperberry via House of Smiths

Karas-Party-Ideas-KarasPartyIdeas.com-42Candy Corn Milkshakes from Kara’s Party Ideas

Halloween-Decorations-Candy-Corn-Soap-DispenserCandy Corn Soap Dispenser from The NY Melrose Family

Candy-Corn-Bags-1Candy Corn Favor Bags from A Night Owl

diy wood candy cornsDIY Beadboard Candy Corns from I Dig Pinterest

candy corn conesCandy Corn Cones from Simply Designing

CandyCornPopcornBallsCandy Corn Popcorn Balls from Saving with Shellie

candy-corn-pennant-bunting-paperCandy Corn Bunting Pennants from One Creative Mommy

candy-corn-pillow-titleCandy Corn Pillows from Tatertots and Jello

candy corn pumpkinsCandy Corn Pumpkins from Better Homes and Gardens

So I’m totally loving the Candy Corn No Carve Pumpkins and the Popcorn Balls.
And bunting is always an easy way to decorate!

Which one is your favorite?

15 candy corn craft projects