• Fall Activities

    A Weekend of Festivals

    As the title suggests, we spent the majority of our weekend partaking in my favorite fall activity, festivals! I love fall almost as much as I love Christmas. Almost. Candy corn, colored leaves, pumpkins and cooler weather. What’s not to love? The festivals began Friday night at the Cougar Fun Fest which is held at a local elementary school which just happens to be the elementary school I attended. They have games, food, and the Great Pumpkin Drop and besides being lots of fun, it’s also a fundraiser for the school’s PTA. The Great Pumpkin Toss Saturday was spent hanging out around the house and then Sunday we headed to Hartsburg, MO…

  • Fall Activities

    Hartsburg Pumpkin Festival

    Nothing gets me more in the mood for Fall than almost 90 degree whether. Not. Even though it was MUCH warmer than I would have liked, we had a blast at the Hartsburg Pumpkin Festival. Hartsburg is a small town not too far from us with a population of 108 people. In the entire town. It’s no wonder that traffic during the festival can be horrific as up to 30,000 people flock to the town to enjoy the festivities. J ended up having to get some work done Sunday so my mom offered to go with Ben and I since she had never been before. Like most festivals, there were…