Thursday, October 27, 2016

Pumpkin Patch + Fall Bucket List

Going to the pumpkin patch is something my family looks forward to each year! This year was Madison's first time and I think she really enjoyed it! It was a little cold, but she didn't mind too much, especially since her daddy held her the whole time {and he's known for being very warm all year long:)}. Visiting the pumpkin patch was the perfect activity  after a weeks-worth of rain! The girls were so ready & excited to get out to the farm and start exploring our local pumpkin patch!  

Keep reading to find out our fall bucket list:)!
I don't know about you, but I find that our family is more prone to go out and explore new things  & activities when we've made a bucket list/plan. So, I wanted to share with you what we are looking forward to this Autumn.
  • Visit a pumpkin patch
  • Go to the farmers market and pick seasonal produce for a meal
  • Go apple picking
  • Decorate the home & porch with fall flair
  • Go to a corn maze
  • Make a craft using nature {branches, leaves, pinecones}
  • Have a picnic in the woods
  • Bake apple pies from scratch as a family
  • Make a fall wreath
  •  Take a hike & sip on cider
  • Bake some pumpkin goodness {cookies, bread, cupcakes)
  • Watch Hocus Pocus {my favorite Halloween movie}
  • Play "Hot & Cold" in the front yard as we are raking the fall leaves
  • Carve pumpkins
  • Create a wood Halloween lawn cut-out {love this witch & cat}
  • Have a hot chocolate bar + contest 
  • Have a cozy evening in with blankets & watch movies
  • Go on a ghost walk on Halloween
  • Take a walk through some woods & have a scavenger hunt
  •  Knit a blanket
  •  Bake Cinnamon rolls from scratch
  •  Make a quilt
  •  Decorate Halloween cookies
  • Go to a festival
  • Go to a local candle shop & take a class
  • Decorate mantle with seasonal touches
  • Go to a haunted house
  • Make Thanksgiving Wood pallet D├ęcor

What fun plans do you have for Autumn?