While we stuff our faces with turkey pot pie and ham and sweet potato salads (say yes to leftovers), we are also probably scrounging grocery stores across the city for recently-priced cavity giving treats because another, though not-so-impactful but fun, holiday is right around the corner: Halloween! One of my favourite parts of Halloween includes unleashing my creative and funky side through the art of pumpkin carving.
Thanks to the DIY frenzy the world of online culture is currently in (and Pinterest), the average person can create all sorts of scary or cartoonish faces on their pumpkins using easy how-to guides. However, there are so many more uses for our delicious orange friends besides scaring children in Elsa costumes.
To celebrate this spooky and delicious festivity, here are a few photos of ways I have taken the typical pumpkin carving activity and made it something more:
What are your favourite ways to use pumpkin?