With the promise of pumpkin bread, Hubs and I were able to lure a few friends over to our ‘cozy’ digs for some pumpkin carving.
To make things classy, I rolled out the
red carpet tarp for our guests:
While Hubs was serving up his delicious homemade tortellini soup, our party goers were hard at work on their creative orange orbs.
Luckily, I was able to soothe my carving insecurities with hot apple cider:
and, while Hubs was distracted, handfuls of Halloween candy…
In spite of Dory’s threats to devour my brains, I was very excited to share an old favorite tradition with new faces.
And I’d hate to speak for everyone else, but I had a mighty fine time.
Here is Hub’s masterpiece in the daylight:
And my shoddy work:
Next year, I’m going to hold off on the wine until after I’m done carving.