Don't just toss your pumpkins in the trash this year. These orange beauties have so much more to offer than to just look pretty on your front porch.
1. pumpkin puree
Pumpkin puree can be used to make many things including muffins, pies, cookies, breads, soup, and pumpkin spice lattes. It will keep in the fridge for a week or in the freezer for a year.
2. Roast the seeds
There are many different flavors of roasted pumpkin seeds that you can try.
3. Wash, dry, and save the seeds
You can plant your own pumpkin patch next year with the seeds you collect from your pumpkins.