Squash: A halloween craft just waiting to happen. My kids went and picked pumpkins and certainly have a blast but carving them just isnt as much fun for them at this age. Instead the pumpkins are seated whole on the porch and we decorated with Gourd Monsters! What is a Gourd Monster you ask?? --You didnt ask? too bad, here is the low down! Start of like this:
now progress to this stage:
And end up with these:
And a couple of these:
Total blast without the pumpkin goop. Per Lauren : "This is better, mom - this is NOT icky!"