I love Halloween. When I lived in Toronto, it was a time for the adults to sit on their porches or wander over to the neighbour’s house and catch up. By 8pm we’d all be gathered in front of one house with our bowls of treats and a warm beverage. We would chat and call the kids over to the house where we’d landed. Now I live rurally on Amherst Island. I head into the village to Lorna’s place with my bowl of treats and carved pumpkin. I enjoy seeing the costumes and catching up with the parents of younger children.
Tis the season for pumpkin carving and decorating your front porch, so it’s time to round up some resources from the web for the festivities!
Have you seen this trick for cleaning out your pumpkin in 2 minutes with a drill and beater? Video below:
The Tett Centre has a pumpkin carving workshop on Thursday, October 28 6:00-9:00 PM
For decor, head to HGTV.com for their favourite 100+ Halloween decorating ideas.
And for safety tips, head over to canada.ca.
We hope you have a fun and safe Halloween!