Instead of having fun in the sun, you can have fun in the fall. Ditch the beach balls and popsicles, and make room for pumpkins and hot chocolate.
Fall is such a great time of year because it’s the perfect weather. It’s not scorching hot outside, but it’s also not freezing cold either. You can look at fall as the love child of summer and winter, and boy, what a beauty she is.
Have you ever taken a moment to enjoy the views that fall brings? The leaves have turned from green to multiple shades or red, orange, and yellow. The air also has a light and crisp feel to it, allowing you to really enjoy the fresh air. Trying to take a deep breath of fresh air in the summertime can make some feel short of breath when the humidity levels are high.
In the summer, you do indeed have fun. You get to enjoy the pool and water parks, barbecue cookouts, and cool summer clothes. But don’t forget about all the fun that fall brings too. Take a look at the different ways you can bring flair and fun to your fall this year.
Shop for Fall Fashion
When the seasons change, your apparel has to change as well. Fall weather is a great excuse to go shopping!
Fall brings about a fun new wardrobe for boys and girls. Girls have the cutest little dresses and boots, while boys have the cool jogger suits and graphic tees. And the fun doesn’t end with the kids! Fall fashion for adults might be even better. Women and men have the same fashion trends as the kids, but more adult oriented.
For instance, women get to wear similar styles of fall boots as little girls or tweens, but a woman’s boot may have an impressive heel on it, whereas the girl’s boot may be flat. For boys and men, they also have similar fashion trends, although men may have more options than boys.
Bonfires are a great and fun way to enjoy the fall. Lots of people who host bonfires, enjoy roasting weenies and marshmallows. You can then take those marshmallows and make s’mores. The roasted hot dogs can be eaten as is, or you can put them inside a bun.
Hosting a bonfire is a great opportunity for friends and family to come together. It can almost be looked at as a fall version of a cookout. You’ve got hot dogs, a fire, and friends and family gathered, so it has the same concept, just different foods.
During these bonfires, guests also customary to serve your guests warm food and beverages. The hot dogs and smores aren’t the only foods there. Indulge your friends and family in comfort foods for the soul. This allows the food to be a second source of warmth, next to the bonfire.
When you hear the word “fall,” what’s the first thing that comes to your mind? For most people, pumpkins are the first thing that comes to mind. Pumpkins are essentially the face of fall. If you think about it, you have pumpkins at Halloween time, and then you have pumpkins around Thanksgiving time too.
With both holidays, pumpkins are prevalent. You can spend time as a family decorating pumpkins, and there are several different ways you can decorate a pumpkin. You and the kids can paint the pumpkins, letting their imaginations run wild while they paint cute faces on your pumpkins.
There’s also the fun of carving pumpkins. This is definitely a fun activity to do as a family, but you also want to make sure that safety comes first. Parental supervision is a necessity when the kids are involved, so be sure to follow the safety steps when carving your pumpkins.
Then you have a practical approach, where you decorate pumpkins as a means of home decor accents for the rooms in your home. If your living room is black, white, and gold, then you can spray paint your pumpkin white, and add gold glitter to the creases in the pumpkin.