With Halloween just around the corner, school
parties, family fests and times to enjoy pumpkins are approaching
and all around us. I've collected some great pins as you prepare to
enjoy the season to the fullest.
Whether you're making chili, a S'mores bar or
passing out mugs of pumpkin-y goodness, Small
Fry Blog created a harvest party that's out of
this world and one that I plan to create next year. I also love the
concept of a candy
apple table where guests can create their own
concoction of goodies using ingredients that you provide. I
attended a wedding last year that utilized this and it doubled as a
favor for guests.
One of my favorite recipes (not nut-free) that
would be perfect for your next gathering is Scarecrow
Crunch - a festive take on the traditional trail
mix. Nuts can always be substituted for something you have on hand
- dried fruits, seeds or something else that your kids would really
Looking for fun displays of your edibles? What
about carving & scooping pumpkins to double as decor
and beverage bowl? You can also used inexpensive
candy, like candy corn, as filler for a beautiful fall
centerpiece. I love the use of mason
jars to prepare homemade jams, serve beverages in
or dress up a simple tablescape.
Are you planning a harvest party this season? What
is your favorite Pinterest trend this season that you hope to put
to work for you? For even more fun, fall ideas, check out
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