Pumpkins aren't just for carving. There's so much more to everyone's favorite gourd! Take a look at the craft, recipe, and game ideas that are the pride of our patch.
Even preschoolers can "carve" this magnetic pumpkin, who happily haunts your fridge.
Use found objects to create a no-mess pumpkin decoration this year.
After the required tape has been placed carefully on this candleholder, your artist can be as messy as she likes covering it with pumpkin-orange paint.
These Halloween pumpkins are anything but the common garden variety.
Once these pumpkin cupcakes are baked, your kids can use frosting to turn them into a pumpkin feast.
You can harvest a whole pumpkin patch full of these sweet treats in minutes.
This simple craft makes a great activity for a group, and if you use an artificial pumpkin, you'll have a lasting family memento.
An easy-to-make Pumpkin Hat for judging pumpkin contests or wearing to Halloween parties.
Decorate your windowsill with these friendly pumpkins -- a great craft from Spoonful.com.
This fun Halloween game transforms plain paper pumpkins into wacky jack-o'-lanterns.
Here's a quick way to make nonperishable jack-o'-lanterns; another great Halloween craft from Spoonful.com.
Make a Cake-o'-Lantern for Halloween.
Wear your Halloween spirit on your sleeve with this groovy tie-dyed jack-o'-lantern shirt.
Spook up your space for Halloween with this dangling dude, made in minutes.
When Judi Heer, proprietor of German John's Bakery in Hillsborough, New Hampshire, first made these orangey, pumpkin-shaped loaves, it was just for fun.
Serve this scrumptious dish as a first course on Thanksgiving Day or as dinner's main event on a chilly evening. The curry gives it a subtly exotic flavor, while the apple and honey add a touch of sweetness.
These warm and fuzzy fabric pumpkins will keep year after year.
If your kids like pumpkin pie, they'll flip over these tasty pancakes.
Get up and get moving with these great-for-all-ages games, which prove that pumpkins aren't just for carving into jack-o'-lanterns and baking into pies.
Veggie Head Pumpkins
Mix-and-match Pumpkin Patch Game
Curried Pumpkin-Apple Soup