the pumpkin patch edition: seven on seven

October is here with all the fall festivities!

lone pumpkin by wooden wall
corn maze with a view

This had to have been one of the most scenic corn mazes I’ve ever been too, with Smith Rock State Park in the background.

pumpkins seen through corn maze
colorful indian corn
llama.jpg
alpaca.jpg

Can you tell the difference between an alpaca and a llama? The key differences — I learned — are the ear shape and hair fluff on top of the head. (Top is llama, bottom is alpaca.)

my guys at the pumpkin patch

Just in time for school pictures, we happened to get some of the worst hair cuts the boys have ever had, oops. Oh well, they don’t seem to mind, and their hair grows plenty fast.

 Probably the pumpkin cannon was a highlight for my kiddos.

Probably the pumpkin cannon was a highlight for my kiddos.

 But I really loved the little hike we did at Smith Rock State Park. I definitely need to spend more time there.

But I really loved the little hike we did at Smith Rock State Park. I definitely need to spend more time there.

smith rock.jpg

Here’s hoping you’re having a lovely October in your corner of the world. Do stop by Kris McNeil Photography to see some Colorado fall beauty and another mention of llamas.