With their varying shapes and lovely hues of orange, pumpkins have always been the biggest symbol of fall. Jack-o-lanterns are a popular tradition, but it’s not only messy, but sometimes not very kid friendly. My kids like to dig the guts out, but the actual carving is always left up to the adults. If you want to try something a little different, there are so many cool pumpkin ideas without carving to spruce up your home and yard; everything from painting to accessorizing. Here are 8 easy no-carve pumpkin ideas for this fall season.