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7 Clever Ways to Use a Pumpkin


This weekend should be a fun one. Chuck and I have planned lots of festive outdoor activities in hopes of enjoying the few remaining warm weekends we have left. We'll be doing some BBQ'ing, ghost touring, and of course some pumpkin picking if the hoards of kiddos haven't wiped everything out already.

In case you, too, are getting your fill of everything pumpkin this weekend, here are 7 clever ways to use a pumpkin that you might not have thought of...

7 Clever Things to Do With Pumpkins

1 - Use them in a handmade wreath
2 - Enjoy a stuffed pumpkin
3 - Paint one a pretty color and use it as a vase
4 - Make your home smell like fall with these pumpkin candles
5 - Treat yourself to a hair mask
6 - Make these cute place cards
7 - Try your hand at making a batch of this Vegan Pumpkin Ice Cream