What is Pumpkin?

By Abby Reisinger Pumpkin spice lattes, pumpkin pie, pumpkin anything and everything — it seems that in the fall, the pumpkin is in vogue.

Pumpkin Shopping Tips

Look for vegetables that are firm and bright in color – avoid those that are wilted or have wrinkled skins, which are signs of age.

Pumpkin Cooking How-Tos

Vegetable should typically be cooked as quickly as possible, as they can become bland and mushy, and lose vitamins and minerals.

More On Pumpkin

This pumpkin seed recipe is what got me cooking pumpkins every year. The seeds are so delicious you can't stop eating them. Plus, instead of throwing out good pumpkins after Halloween, you wind up with enough pumpkin in your freezer to last all year for other recipes.
Fall is coming soon : I had this at work and enjoyed it so much I'd like to share it with you. It's so easy and very tasty on gingersnap cookies or fresh fruit wedges! Great also on pancakes, waffles, scones, biscuits, sandwich spread etc. Kids as well as adults love this!
Pumpkin- Cream of Pumpkin Soup