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Pumpkin Decorating Ideas to Try This Halloween [Halloween at Home]

by |September 4, 2020

DIY Pumpkin Decorating Ideas to Try This Halloween

There are many reasons that you might want to decorate a fake pumpkin as opposed to a real one. They're less messy, easier to paint and glue, and they're perfect for a variety of no-carve pumpkin decorations. Plus, you can store them and bring out your Halloween pumpkin decorations year after year! (Any time you can reuse holiday decor is a win in our books.) Keep reading to see how you can carve a foam pumpkin, as well as a plethora of other no-carve pumpkin decorating ideas from paint to push pins.


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Why Do We Associate Pumpkins With Halloween?

by |August 6, 2012
Categories: Resource

They blankly stare back at us from street corners to front porches. The hollow, orange faces seem to follow us everywhere we go, especially in October. Have you ever stopped and thought about why pumpkins are so interconnected with Halloween celebrations? It’s not Halloween, unless you’re ripping out the guts of one and munching on its seeds.


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Dating back to the early pagan harvest festival, Samhain, celebrated by the Celts, the link between the...

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