10 Places to Get Lost in a Corn Maze this Fall!

September 14, 2017 0

One of our favorite ways to spend a family fun-day together is to take the kids to get lost (and eventually found) in a local corn maze! Many farms incorporate fun activities and games into their mazes, and also have loads of other activities on site to keep everyone busy for hours. Kids can shoot corn cannons, ride pedal karts, jump on giant bounce pillows, race rubber ducks, go on a hay ride and much more. Check out our list of local farms!

Pick-Your-Own Pumpkin Farms

September 14, 2016 0

If you’re looking for that perfect pumpkin for the front steps, or to carve into a scary jack-o-lantern, try one of these pick-your-own pumpkin patches around the South Shore and beyond.

Pumpkins vs. Squirrels

October 11, 2010 0

Last weekend we took our traditional trip to the local pumpkin patch. The kids spent a fantastic hour wandering among the vines, checking out perspective pumpkins before finally picking out the perfect one for our future jack-o-lantern. Well, imagine my horror this morning when I looked out the back door and discovered that a sneaky squirrel had been snacking on our pumpkin, which was now defaced by a huge bite mark on one side. I was furious. The kids were devastated. After Googling like crazy, I’ve found some tips on protecting your prized pumpkins from neighborhood wildlife…

Pick-Your-Own Pumpkins

October 8, 2010 0

It’s pumpkin picking’ time! Head out to the local pumpkin patch to find the perfect jack-o-lantern-to-be, get lost in a maze, and catch a hayride too!

Pumpkin Pickin’ Time!

September 23, 2009 0

I love fall.  Love the weather, love the colors, love taking the cozy fleeces and sweaters out of storage and taking long walks collecting acorns with the kids.  Maybe this week isn’t typical fall weather