A Perfect Fall Weekend

Not only was there perfect Fall weather this weekend, but there were also perfect Fall activities at the Francis household. Instead of creating three separate posts I decided to combine them all into one.

First, we began the pumpkin painting process…FYI the hardest part was actually deciding how to paint them.

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Our finished product…The Francis Pumpkin Family: Daddy, Mommy, and Baby Z

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Then I took the initiative to make my first Fall wreath…I have to say I was quite proud of myself since I am by no means crafty on my own.

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(All courtesy to Pinterest. DIY Burlap Wreath and How to make a perfect bow)

The next day we spent time at Oakes Farm with some of our good friends…

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We slid down slides…

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(I think Matthew had just as much fun as Z.)

Swung on swings made to be horses, tractors, deer, and bulls…

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Rode on pedal cars and tricycles…

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Saw farm critters…

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(I had flash backs to the childhood story Three Billy Goats Gruff with this one.)

Wove our way through a corn maze…

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And last but not least took a hayride to the pumpkin patch…

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And if that wasn’t enough Fall for one weekend, we decided to top it off with another craft…

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Whew…I think I’ll call it a well spent weekend…maybe we’ll do it all again next year and make it a family tradition. 🙂

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