13 Brilliant Pumpkin Carving Hacks You'll Wish You Knew Last Halloween
Many of us dream of creating an elaborately carved pumpkin for our neighbors to admire on Halloween night, but the second we start carving, we remember how difficult it is just to cut out a toothy grin. (Don't even get us started on pumpkin carving stencils.) To prevent your pumpkin carving ambitions from turning into Pinterest fails, we've rounded up 13 genius pumpkin carving hacks that will save you time, extend the life of your pumpkin, and keep all of your fingers intact.
Helpful tips and tricks like using an ice cream scoop to scrape out the pumpkin guts and playful ideas like sprinkling the lid of your pumpkin with cinnamon to make it smell like pumpkin spice (yes, seriously) will make pumpkin carving easier and much more fun. And if you need to learn how to carve a pumpkin in the first place, we can help with that, too.
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