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Category Archives: Halloween

Front Foyer on Halloween…boys in the house!

No girls here, clearly.  The shoes I could do without, but check out the boys’  awesome pumpkin carvings: Can you tell what they are?  Here they are in the dark: I didn’t know what that one on the left was, but every boy from age 3 up who  trick-or-treated here knew.  Do you?

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Remember those great jack-o-lanterns my boys carved?

We had a Clown Face, a Spooky Ghost, and a Scary Skull. What we didn’t know was that we were also providing a tasty treat for our little friends outside. When I opened the front door the other morning, I noticed this: And this: Upon further inspection, we found this: So much for our carved […]

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Carving Jack O’Lanterns with Kids

We started with 3 pumpkins. Each boy chose a design from one of our template books. We scooped out the gunk. We saved the seeds for roasting. 3 batches this year: salt only, spicy, and sweet. The boys each carved their own design. This was the first year everyone was able to carve relatively unassisted, […]

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