I decided to get all crafty when I was pregnant with Brooke and let the kids paint their own pumpkins with finger paint thinking I had outsmarted the world. I will be sharing more details of our family fall bucket list over on Happy Fall! Go For A Walk Where: When: Anytime Take a stroll through one of the premier parks in Corpus Christi. Take a Tour Where: When: Anytime - Reservations Required Enjoy Corpus Christi Tours offers all kinds of tours for all ages. The seasonal produce and harvest decor and flowers are totally worth it. My kids cannot get enough fall foods! This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Meijer. Every family member had a blast! I know it has a lot to do with moving to a much colder and darker place than I spent my first 27 years Southern California and a little or maybe a lot to do with being a homeschool teacher now while having a curious toddler as well! Followed by a turkey wrap with pumpkin spice and berries for lunch.
Learn the Thriller dance moves 2. Create a Thanksgiving craft — I love the idea of 11. Turn your living room into a private movie theater reserved just for your family. Pop popcorn on the cob — Did you know you can actually make popcorn from dried corn on the cob? Making a fall bucket list is something I look forward to every year… it is a great way to be intentional with your family and really savor the season. Learn all about the the beginning of this glorious season. Popcorn would be another fun alternative. And she wasted zero time emptying the pack for me! Select a handful of titles for your child to decide on.
Yep, all their beautiful work is washed away. I love the weather in Autumn. What an experience that would be. Cook all the fall classics Hearty stew, apple pie, pumpkin bread, every kind of squash — fall food is delicious and indulgent. Make homemade caramel apples — Try to make your own caramel apples. Polish your nails a dark color — , is one of my favorites! Rake leaves and jump in — Raking leaves is one of those necessary chores, but make it fun by jumping in the leaf piles before you bag them up. Go apple picking — Apple picking is such an iconic Fall activity.
Go on a hayride 12. Learn more about Rhythms of Play! Extend the outdoor challenge by turning off all phones and electronic devices for the night. Go on this autumn with the kids to make your own, or make a! Take a look at these about the best spots to see. You can download my and , all for families with kids, elsewhere on this site. Fall is my favourite season.
I'm thinking that you probably have, thanks to by the same name a few years ago like eleven! I adore all things pumpkin spice! Carve pumpkins — Hone your skills with this 3. Make your favorite this fall! Kids will love creating their own stamps and discussing the shapes of the seeds, fruit, and stem. Visit a haunted house — Or make one of your own! The older my kids get, the more I realize that the most joy comes from experiencing the world around us. Invite everyone over to enjoy all of the options while watching a football game or a movie. Karli shared hers on Instagram… I love how she printed it in black and white and added detail with a gold paint pen! Do you look forward to it all year too? Examples: Rake leaves, Take a Hayride, Apple Picking, etc. I love the scents we surround ourselves with. Go to a halloween party What are some fun activities your family will be doing this Fall? Tour a winery — Try visiting a vineyard or tour a winery this Fall.
Make apple butter — Mmm I love apple butter, especially spread on top of peanut butter on toast or an english muffin. Wear a blanket scarf — Nothing completes your Fall outfit quite like an 18. As the temperatures start to dip, food banks become busier than ever and will truly appreciate your support. If I'm not careful, my kids and I can lead these parallel lives, and I don't take the opportunity to pour into them at all. No need to wait for Halloween to have fun this fall! Whether it is an action shot of your child picking a pumpkin or walking while you hike to look at leaves, you can find some great picture moments that would look perfect on a holiday card. Go for a family hike 11.
Or buy faux floral from your craft store and reuse it year after year. I can't wait to hear about all the fun apple, pumpkin, and leaf-related things you'll do from the list! We need to soak up as much of the season as we can, while it lasts. We can choose from the items on the list when we have little pockets of time or as opportunities come up. Autumn Activities and Crafts for the Fall Season We hope this awesome collection of autumn activities helps you enjoy this magical season… Or, Make your own Fall Bucket List!! Wear a cozy sweater 47. I told you, being a mom truly requires a good sense of humor! Get started on your fall.
String popcorn garlands A quiet activity that works on fine-motor skills and doubles as fall decor? I am on this beautiful journey reclaiming my identity in the midst of motherhood and I hope you'll join me in discovering you are more! Find Your Way Through a Corn Maze May pumpkin patches have a corn maze, while some are separate. These make the process even easier. Touch football — Have an impromptu game of touch football with friends or family. Click the image below to pin it to Pinterest! Celebrate the Fall Equinox The autumnal equinox marks the official beginning of fall in the northern hemisphere. Take it a step further and host a chili cook-off with your friends.
Pumpkin pies and pumpkin bread are two of the most classic pumpkin recipes, but you can use to make all kinds of pumpkin treats. Compile a list of items for your children to find throughout the walk. Enjoy the colors Enjoy the outdoor fall foliage more. Our daughter loves decorating trees so much we make one for every season. My kids happily snooze through late trick or treaters. Make a Thankful Tree Whether you celebrate Thanksgiving in the autumn or not, the fall is a great time of year to make a thankful tree.
From hayrack rides to pumpkin patches, and even a fall foliage hike to see all the pretty trees changing colors. Taking a walk with the intention of recognizing these changes is a great way to start a conversation with your kids about the natural cycles of life. Go on an old ride to see the fall colours 9. With every trip you and your family takes, there is bound to be hiccups along the way. Walk in the woods — Walking through the woods is a peaceful way to spend your time year-round, but Fall is particularly magical. Pack a cooler of beverages and snacks, and challenge your family to not go back inside other than for using the bathroom. Expand your wardrobe Buy a new fall clothing item or boots.