Well, for years our favorite Halloween book has been The Runaway Pumpkin. We checked it out once when we were visiting Grandma and fell in love! Had to buy it.
After 18 months of clingy, Momma's Boy behavior Wyatt has finally found his independence. We had so much fun at the Halloween Festival in downtown Leesburg watching him explore and meet new people without fear. Yay! Until...
Paris: Where's Wyatt?
Kasey: I thought you had him.
Paris: I thought you had him.
Kasey: (Home Alone flashback) AUUGHHHHHHHH!
Fortunately he was wearing a construction orange pumpkin costume. He was the only 2 foot pumpkin within eyeshot, but he was heading away from us fast. A near miss, and scarier than any haunted house we've ever been in!
"Round and round across the ground, makin a thumpin, bumpin sound came that Thumpety Bumpety Thumpin' Bumpin' Round and Roll-y Runaway Pumpkin. (From The Runaway Pumpkin)