We Went Pumpkin Picking

Hi honeys, you have joined me here today for potentially the most autumnal follow me around ever?! As you can see from the title, me and Chan recently went to a pick your own pumpkin patch and it was so much fun (and defo worth it for all the autumnal pics). A lil warning: this post is v photo heavy!

Last Saturday me and Chan met up for brunch and a much-needed catch up and if you have been following me for a while you will know that each year me and Chan book a festive girls trip away. The past two years it has been Birmingham and Brighton, and this year we’re off to Bournemouth – so get excited about that blog post!

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After brunch, we made our way to Avon Valley’s P.Y.O Pumpkin Patch and omg it was literally every blogger’s dream!! It only costs £2 to enter, (which gets refunded if you buy a pumpkin) and you have 15,000 pumpkins to choose from! However, don’t be like me and wear white trainers in a muddy field, they will get ruined haha.

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On-site there are lots of fete games aimed at kids (Did I want a go? Definitely) and a few coffee stalls, but we spent our time there finding the prettiest pumpkin and having a mini photoshoot. It has got to the point now where I have no shame whatsoever in awkwardly posing for a thousand photos of me pretending to pick a pumpkin, no matter who is watching. So when you see the pics on insta know that Chan was crouching down in the mud to get the best angles and I am pretending to naturally pick a pumpkin, when really it’s so staged and 1000 photos were taken to get at least 3 solid ones.

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I settled for a little pumpkin for our new flat and ended up being free as it was only £2 and taken from the entry fee. On our departure, we were given a 15% discount card for the Avon Valley Farm and you bet we took full advantage of that. Avon Valley is home to so many animals, from sheep to alpacas to reindeers as well as having kids play areas, cafes and a mile-long walk around the River Avon. I used to go to Avon Valley so much when I was little so it was so nice to have a nostalgic day out.

So as we bought our tickets we were asked whether we wanted to buy animal food but said no. Defo the biggest mistake of the day. As you walk around the park you get so close to all of the donkeys, goats and ponies that I seriously regret not buying food – they were just so freaking cute. However, when we got to the sheep enclosure there was a little machine of food next to the pen and I was potentially the biggest child there, I had so much fun feeding the sheep that I genuinely think I have the mind of a 5-year-old haha.

After a look around all of the animals and a walk around the riverside trail, we made our way home. It was such a fun day out and I can always rely on Chan for being my adventure buddy and photographer. I hope you all enjoyed reading. I just wanted to thank you all for the support on last weeks post, it is so nice to be back blogging again. 

Until next time,

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29 thoughts on “We Went Pumpkin Picking

  1. 50shad3s0fjay says:

    You look beautiful and I love your Autumnal outfit hun. These photos are perfect! Love how you do an annual festive girlie trip, that is just too cute and the ultimate friendship goals! Love love love! Also love all the animals too… I would totally have enjoyed feeding the sheep also 😍 thanks so much for sharing hun, hope you have a great week!

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    • chloeburford says:

      Omg thank you so so much babe, thats so kind!! Your constant support means so freaking much to me. I defo recommend Christmas trips, they are so so fun and means there’s always something fun to look forward to! Thank you so much for the loveliest comment! xxx

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      • 50shad3s0fjay says:

        You’re so welcome hun!! Always ❤️❤️ Yas! I did a spontaneous Christmas trip last year and I’m going away this year with the girls, so hopefully it will become a tradition 😍 you’re welcome hun! Xxx

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  2. entermyworldweb says:

    I am loving your outfit! I have yet to go to a pumpkin patch but I really want to, and I will probably drag my mum to one next week haha! Lovin’ the photos as well, feeling the autumn vibes! xxxxx

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  3. Hannah says:

    I was really excited to go to a Pumpkin Patch this weekend but it has been raining the entire weekend so unfortunately I am not able to go. Hopefully we will be able to go next weekend for the first time and take some cute photos. xx

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  4. autumngirl says:

    Your outfit is so beautiful wow! I love the jacket so much! Those sheep are adorable, I want one, and that bunny was beyond cute! Looks like you had a great time, I’ll definitely visit Pumpkin Patch sometime soon! xx

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  5. BlissfullyGrateful says:

    Aww I love the fact that pumpkin season is now open! Loved to read this post and seeing your pictures. Pumpkin picking is something on my bucket list for a while and your post really gave me the urge to cross it off! Sounds lovely (with or without white sneakers haha).

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  6. Chloe Luna says:

    this might have to be my favourite follow around yet 😭😭 so cute!! that blazer is gorgeous by the way, suits you so well !! the lil sheep & bunny omg 🐰🐰 so freaking cute. looks like you had the best time!! xxx

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    • chloeburford says:

      Ahhh thank you angel!! It was such a fun day out so I absolutely loved writing about it!! I so wanted to steal all the sheep and bunnies, they were so so cute. I so recommend pumpkin picking girl!! Thank you so much once again! xxxx

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  7. Courtney says:

    Oh my goodness, what a perfect autumn post! We just went pumpkin picking over the weekend and had such a wonderful time! Your pumpkin patch looks so much prettier, though! All of those pumpkins are gorgeous! Also, well done for your efforts with all the pictures, lol. They turned out marvelously. Do it for the blog, right?! 😉 Thanks for sharing!

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    • chloeburford says:

      Thank you so much for reading and leaving such a lovely comment. Pumpkin picking is SO much fun and defo worth it for the blog haha! I absolutely love Autumn and will be so sad when the season changes haha! Thank you so much once again honey xx

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