But, actually this perceived challenge presents an opportunity for engaging in a more kid-friendly version of pumpkin decorating: painting.
We were inspired by these bat pumpkins and this Hello Kitty pumpkin. However, I let the kids do all the work, so they didn't turn out exactly the same.
|"This is where the wings go."|
Maybe these pumpkins aren't perfectly Pinterest-worthy, but I think they turned out even better than the perfect grownup-made pumpkins. Plus, my guys are so proud of our new decorations, they can't wait to make more!