Fall's List of 100 Tricks and Treats!

" I am so glad I live in a world where there is Octobers."

My absolute favorite time of year is upon us, and I have quite a list of the good stuff. So lace up your hiking boots and break out the warm fuzzy throws and crockpots! Pumpkin recipes await... and pumpkin being so highly rich in vitamins and minerals-and not many calories gives us the green light!

Here We Go!

1. Stroll through the woods, hiking in the White Mountains is the ultimate weekend activity happening right now!

2.Visiting a Apple Orchard, Windy Ridge in Haverhill is packed with pick your own apples, pumpkins, homemade cider donuts and wine

3. Carving Jack-O-Lanterns

4. Roast pumpkin seeds

5. Leaf peeping-in the country, take a drive through the Kancgamangus Highway

6. Roast smores at a bonfire

7. Play touch football or soccer

8. Go for a hayride

9. Burn plenty of fall scented candles, my favorites are Autumn Leaves and Pumpkin Spice

10. Decorate the front door and porch with a autumn wreath, mums and pumpkins

11. Make a fabulous homemade Halloween costume

12. Host a spooky Halloween party

13. Bake bread from scratch

14. Make a huge pot of homemade soup: corn chowder or seafood chowder

15. Homemade applesauce, apple pie or apple crisp

16. Break out your scarves, jeans and boots

17. Get lost in a corn maze

18. Have a family photo shoot outside

19. Host a pumpkin painting party

20. Pet farm animals

21. Make leaf art

22. Go on a nature/scavenger hunt

23. Read a book under a throw in front of a cozy fire

24. Enjoy the pumpkin spice season with pumpkin pancakes, coffee, and smoothies

25. Rake and Jump in the Leaves

26. Have a movie marathon including Charlie Browns Great Pumpkin, and Hocus Pocus

27. Attend a County Fair or Fall Festival

28. Collect pinecones and acorns; make crafts i.e. photo frames, bird feeders, Christmas ornaments

29. Visit a ghost town, ghost walk or take a trip to Salem Massachusetts

30. Host a tailgating party complete with chili and cornbread

31. Spice up your kitchen with homemade fall potpourri in crockpot

32. Make popcorn balls

33. Stargaze, camp out under stars

34. Make Halloween Slime

35. Spend afternoon antiquing and visiting flea markets

36. Knit warm cozy socks

37. Write a Homemade letter to Grammy and Grampa on Grandparents Day

38. Start making Christmas gifts

39. Plant Spring flowering bulbs

40. Make a Fun Halloween Music Playlist

41. Oktoborfest!

42. Have a board game party

43. Bob for Apples

44. Bake a batch of cinnamon rolls

45. Do a DIY autumn craft

46. Take your Holiday Photo

47. Make a Thankful Tree

48. Go to a park and fly a kite

49. Run in a Turkey Trot or 5K

50. Spice Apple Hot Toddie

51. Make a Scarecrow

52. Horseback riding

53. Chop and stack firewood ( help a elderly neighbor)

54. Play Kickball

55. Stay in cabin in the woods

56. Handprint bats and turkeys

57. Spider headbands

58. Turn clocks back

59. Roadtrip

60. Carmel and Candy Apples!

61. Essie Nailpolish in Sweater Weather

62. Starbucks Pumpkin Spice Latte creamer

63. Roast pork and fall vegetables

64. Cashmere socks

65. New stationary

66. Homemade autumn garland made from fallen leaves

67. Butternut squash drizzled with real Vermont Maple Syrup

68. Hot Spiced Apple Cider and Hot Cocoa 69. Smore's Pie

70. Change Fire Alarms!

71. Baked Apples with cinnamon sugar

72. Mummy hot dogs ( wrapped in pillsbury dough)

73. Plaid!

74. Dark Lip ( Moroccan Spice from Mac is my fave)

75. Yummy candy corn

76. Spooky faces glowing

77. Crunch of leaves underfoot

78. Duck Boots!

79. Time to Renew, Reset, Routines!

80. Peacoats

81. Crisp and Refreshing Hard Cider

82. Puppies in costume cuteness

83. Rally Sunday

84. Football

85. Shipyard Pumpkin Head

86. The World Series

87. Harvest Moon

88. Color! Oil painting canvas

89. Comfort Food

90. J.Crew Fall catalog

91. Tailgating

92. Orange everything! The new pink

93. Magical transformation of trees into rainbows

94. Jumping into big mounds of raked leaves

95. Potluck

96. Handing out candy to trick or treaters

97. Soccer tournaments

98. Macys Thanksgiving Day Parade