Well, maybe we should call it Pumpkin Prep 101. Because Dada does the actual carving. The kids do a great job of getting their pumpkins ready though.
1. Wash the pumpkin:
2. Draw a sketch of what you want your pumpkin to look like:
3. Draw your sketch on the pumpkin with marker:
4. Have Dada cut the top off and scoop out the insides:
(Later Mama will make toasted pumpkin seeds that no one ever eats. This is a bad tradition. But what else do you do with all those seeds?)