Wednesday, October 12, 2011

Pumpkin Porch Decor

It poured in Boise on Monday (and when I say poured, I mean it lightly rained for most of the day -- I've been in rain storms in the south... totally different).  But I loved every single minute of it!  I decided to take Morgan to the house down the street that has a "pumpkins for sale" sign so we could buy some seasonal decor.  We got 7 pumpkins for $10!  That kills the grocery store price!  Plus, Morgan got to walk around in the rain and mud and pick her own pumpkin.  I wish I would have savored that mommy moment more at the time.

Yesterday Morgan and I got to put them on the porch as decoration.  The little one in this picture is M's pumpkin.

She was so excited when I put these together.  She loves snowmen!  All I did was cut the tops of of the bottom two and place one on top of the other.  These are just balancing right now.  I'm sure I could stick a rod through them for sturdiness, but I don't want them to go bad soon so I think I'll just chance it.  The leaves are three garlands that I got at the craft store 2 years ago.

Welcome FALL!

Linking up at the great Linky parties found at the bottom of the blog.  They are where I find most of my inspiration!  Check them out!



  1. I was reading this post with my son in my lap and now he wants to make a pumpkin snowman, but he is insisting ours had a nose, eyes, and a mouth! Love the display!

    Tiffany {Living Savvy}

  2. I'm hoping to do something like this too - love yours! I was kind of thinking of using hot glue to stick them together but was worried that would make the pumpkins go bad too. I'll just have to see! :)

  3. Love your snowman pumpkins! You really got a great deal on the pumpkins at your neighbor's! Visiting from Bunny Jean's Bunny Hop.

  4. Cute topiary! I have that in my decorating plans too. So many ideas... so little time :]

    Thanks for joining the party again this week!

    xoxo Bunny Jean
    Wednesday's Bunny Hop Party!

  5. love your pumpkin display made me chuckle thinking of the fun you must have had come see me at

  6. I love the pumpkin decorations! I also love hosting parties, maybe someday we will actually have a house to host them in. I also love your description of Hidden Springs? is it? I totally want to live there now!

  7. These are so festive. Great ideas!

  8. Very cute.... and I see it turning into a snowman when the weather gets colder.

    ~ Meredith From A Mother Seeking Come find me on my blog, A Mother Seeking...

  9. So pretty! You're gonna want to put a pan or something on the chair seat so the pumpkins don't ruin the finish :D Thanks for linking to Wicked Awesome Wednesday!

  10. Your an inspiration! I must move all the junk off my front balcony and get to decorating... only I need spring things for Australia! Your porch looks beautiful!

  11. It is all very pretty! Thank you for joining me for the HSH Fall Open House!


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