Tuesday, October 27, 2009

Carving Pumpkins

Carving pumpkins was a blast! We had my parents and my in-laws over for dinner. We all ate dinner together...my second attempt at Lasagna...and it was awesome and then started to carve pumpkins.

Chase had a blast scooping out all the 'guts' and carving his own eyes, noes and mouth. He did a pretty good job for a 4 year old.

 Using the cool Halloween scooper, to scoop out the 'guts'

 Grandma showing him the right technique

Finally using his hand to grab the 'guts'

Even being 27, my dad still cuts a better top than me, so he is cutting my pumpkin top off

Abby wanted nothing to do with carving, she just walked/laid around being cute!

 My mom sorting through the 'guts' to get the seeds.
{All this effort and I burned all the seeds}

He was so careful at cutting his own pieces

Abby wanted to help me draw the face on my pumpkin

I go with simple and not original pumpkin!

 Brian and his #4 Vikings pumpkin

{Not sure which is bigger?!}

I have been in a blogging slump lately and I promise I will pick back up with more posts and less pictures, but I figure, when you have cute kids...might as well show them off to the world. {Cute park pictures to come} This third trimester is making me really tired and is killing my back, so it hurts to sit in front of the computer for too long.

October isn't over yet, stay tuned for another fun giveaway! Also, check out my three giveaways going on right now, on my right sidebar.



TheFancyFritter said...

AWE!! LOVE IT! We are hoping to carve pumpkins with Anna in few nights! She may not be to interested either though...LOL...Looks like ya'll had alot of fun!

P.s. The pumpkin is WAY bigger! ;)


Annie said...

LOVE the pics :)
You family is so cute. And you are the cutest little preggers ever...your belly is perfect!

Brandi said...

Great pumpkins. I love to carve them. I also love the tile that Abby is laying on. So pretty.

Meant to be a mom said...

First of all I love the pics. Keep em coming.
How fun that you and your family were able to do this together. I'm glad you guys had a great time.

JC said...

Looks like fun!

Stephanie said...

I love your pumpkin and all the pics! Could never get tired of the pics!

Lexie Loo, Lily, Liam & Dylan Too said...

Really cute pictures! That's great that you turned pumpkin carving into a family get together. By the way, you have an adorable baby belly!


Beautiful blog and belly. Have a great day. Blessings,

Becca said...

I love all the pictures! Especially the one of the baby bump and pumpkin. You look so great!

Lynette said...

Love the belly pic with the pumpkin. I can so identify with that third trimester back pain, I had that with my last pregnancy so badly! Hang in there. Your kids are so cute.
Thanks for stopping by my blog!

Kelli said...

It looks like you had so much fun carving pumpkins!! I love the scooping the gunk face! Priceless!

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