Family life · Uncategorized

Pumpkins, pumpkins, pumpkins!!!

Evening everyone. I just want to share with you some wee pics from our fab day at Pumpkin Fest in Castle Ward…if you have never been be sure to keep in mind for next year! It was a really lovely family day out and we made lots of lovely memories right in the middle of what was at times chaos!

Here are some pictures from our day:

I LOVE our family picnics in the boot of our car – I know one day I’ll miss these!!!

DSCN4291

Little L was DETERMINED to walk the WHOLE time!!! Here we are tramping across the fields dodging the cow patts!

DSCN4298

We picked out 3 little pumpkins and set about scooping out the insides!!!

DSCN4302

Giving them a quick bath – ready for decoration!

DSCN4305

J wanted to make one that was smiling with some sharp, pointy teeth, S wanted one which was happy and most Β DEFINITELY had a nose! And L, well I’m pretty sure she said she wanted Cinderella’s pumpkin carriage!!!

DSCN4311

Proud as punch!

DSCN4314

Pumpkins carved we went off to explore the grounds…..

DSCN4321

DSCN4326

We came across some little animals too – we overheard someone tell their son, “oh that’s a camel”, whilst looking at an alpaca! Whoops!

DSCN4328

http://instagram.com/p/faq6v1DkCY/

My 3 little beauties had a blast at Pumpkin Fest – J didn’t want to come home, S talked about it the whole way home and L is still carrying around her pumpkin tucked under her arm πŸ™‚ A lovely Autumn day and a lovely way to celebrate the season xx

(I could waffle about the educational benefits of such a day, but I’ll resist that temptation!!!!!)

3 thoughts on “Pumpkins, pumpkins, pumpkins!!!

  1. fun! we did a pumpkin patch express this wknd but its still pretty warm here so it didn’t feel quite so fall-ish but was still fun. And you look super cute! Made me wanna up the ante on my style πŸ™‚ Probably won’t though, I’m stylishly lazy. ha!

    Like

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s