We don’t carve the pumpkins anymore. We just buy a selection of the available varieties, plus some other squash, and put them on the porch steps for to make pretty. And then we cook with them!! It’s fun.We don’t carve the pumpkins anymore.51TerijoJack HerlockerNov 10, 2017·1 min readAh! I think those are the third kind of “pumpkin” — in quotes because grocery stores seem to like to sell anything that grows off a vine and ripens in the fall as a “pumpkin,” even when they’re just pretty squash.