Looking to add a statement piece to your baby shower? Look no further than a hand crafted, cost effective watermelon baby carriage. Not only are these aesthetically pleasing but they are also entirely edible. What is a Watermelon Baby Carriage? Just like pumpkin cutting and carving, … [Read more...]
Five Watermelon Themed Fun For Kids
We all know that watermelon can be used in a variety of sweet and savory recipes but in this article we will explore some fun watermelon themed craft, activities and visually appealing food for kids! Watermelon Inspired Activities For Kids Watermelon Carving Every child loves Halloween. If its … [Read more...]
ON YOUR MARK, GET SET, CARVE!
We’re just over a month into the 2016 Watermelon Carving Contest and the competition is already heating up. This year, we wanted to give carvers plenty of time to create their amazing masterpieces, which is why you’re hearing about this now and not in June or July like years past. We also made … [Read more...]
BREAK OUT YOUR CUTTING BOARD: THE 2016 WATERMELON CARVING CONTEST HAS BEGUN!
Yes, you read that correctly — the 2016 Watermelon Carving Contest has arrived. This year, we’re doing things a little differently, which is why you’re reading about this in February instead of June or July. We decided that, since you can’t rush perfection, we wanted to give carvers a little … [Read more...]
INTERVIEW WITH A WATERMELON CARVER: ADRIENNE SCRIMA
Adrienne Scrima is just one semester away from officially being an alumna of Grove City College in western Pennsylvania. When the young journalism student isn’t buried in the stacks at the library or grabbing a latte on campus, she enjoys a good challenge, which is why she started carving … [Read more...]
FRANKEN-MELON’S SPOOKY CARVING CONTEST
With just a few short weeks to Halloween, all of the last-minute fun of decorating and preparing is now upon us. Halloween is one of my favorite holidays, and each year I do something that combines my love of watermelon and the age-old Halloween tradition of carving. Last year, my jack-o-melon was a … [Read more...]
HOW DO YOU FEEL ABOUT THIS NAKED WATERMELON?
When I friend emailed me a link to a video featuring a “naked watermelon,” I wasn’t quite sure what to think. In fact, I began to wonder if I should even click on the link. But curiosity got the best of me, so I clicked…and I’m glad I did. The bizarre creation you see above is the “naked … [Read more...]
AND THE 2015 WATERMELON CARVING CONTEST WINNERS ARE…
I cannot lie – this year’s submissions totally blew me away! I wrote last year that 2014 was the most successful contest to date, but I think this year took the watermelon cake. Between the sheer number of entries this year, I was most impressed by the creativity and selection. Every submission … [Read more...]
SECOND SLICE: HOW TO STORE A WATERMELON CARVING
With our 2015 Watermelon Carving Contest in full swing, I thought it might be a good time to revisit this helpful Q&A about how to keep that carving looking fresh. If you haven’t already entered this year’s carving contest, visit the official contest page for rules, categories and prize … [Read more...]
HOW ARE YOUR CARVING CONTEST ENTRIES COMING?
With the 2015 Watermelon Carving Contest drawing to a close (enter your carving here before August 3, at 11: p.m.), I thought it would be a good time to take a look back at some of my own carvings from the past 12 months. When I scoured the What About Watermelon archives to see which carvings I … [Read more...]
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