Posts tagged "pumpkin"

Here Are All The Pumpkin Goodies Money Can Buy

Whether we like it or not, early fall brings with it a craving for all things pumpkin. It's one thing to nom on pumpkin pie and or those oh-so-popular Starbucks …
By: Claire Hannum / September 13, 2014

Jack O’ Lantern Dinosaurs Make Up For That Whole Extinction Thing

You know for about five seconds I was sitting here thinking, “I wonder how long it takes to light all the candles and how much of a fire hazard it is” and then I remembered that we have this technology called electricity and LED lights. New York’s Great Jack O’Lantern Blaze is probably up o…
By: The Mary Sue / October 31, 2013

Weekend DIY: 7 Beautiful No-Carve Pumpkins

Carving pumpkins is ambitious and messy. You set out to create a masterpiece like this, but once you start hacking away your pumpkin looks like this. Fail. We suggest you skip the mess this year and try one of these easy no-carve pumpkin decorations. No…
By: Sophie Leon / October 26, 2013

The 10 Best Justin Bieber Pumpkins Ranked

Justin Bieber stans and Halloween are two of my favorite things so I figured why not combine them? Celebrity fans can be intense sometimes but there are none other like Lady Gaga and Justin Bieber stans who are quick to pull the trigger on anyone with an inkling of negativity directed at their king or…
By: College Candy / October 26, 2013

Watch This: “Pumpkin Spice” Is The Scariest Horror Movie Of The Season

Every mid-September, like clockwork, pumpkin spice begins its fast and furious path to total flavor domination. All of a sudden, pumpkin is everywhere -- in lattes, cookies, scones, muffins, beer, not to mention countless appearances in overly enthusiastic Facebook status updates. When you think about it, the pumpkin invasion does have all the makings of…
By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / September 27, 2013

The Most Grotesque Pumpkin Of Them All

Well that's it, I give up. I will never, ever, be able to carve a pumpkin as well as this guy. And maybe that's a good thing? [Neatorama]…
By: Julie Gerstein / October 28, 2012

Weekend Project: A Pumpkin Keg Of Dreams!

This month I'm hoping to fill every possible moment with pumpkin-themed activities: pumpkin carving parties, pumpkin patch adventures, pumpkin dessert potlucks, pumpkin-launching catapult shenanigans, etc. And I didn't know it until now, but none of these activities would be complete without the glorious presence of a PUMPKIN KEG. Apparently it's super easy to…
By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / October 6, 2012

Pumpkin-palooza! 15 Recipes For Pumpkin Desserts, Drinks, And Treats

So, at this point I've done quite a few recipe roundups, for all kinds of culinary indulgences from crazy-delicious cookies to gooey macaroni and cheese, and I can honestly say none of them has triggered such dramatic, drooling side effects as this pumpkin-palooza. I pored over pumpkin recipes with my mouth…
By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / October 3, 2012

8 Pumpkin Beauty Products That Will Make You Want A Slice Of Pie

It's that time of year again — pumpkin season! If you grew up in the suburbs like I did, you'll know that those unmistakable gourds are impossible to ignore come October. They line nearly every doorstep, with or without the jack-o-lantern faces for which they're known. I don't think I'd mind if I never…
By: Rachel Krause / October 19, 2011

The Frisky’s Best & Worst Halloween Stories

I've never been a Halloween girl — Christmas is really my thing. But this year for the first time ever I'm going to dress up and go out on the town. I decided my costume all the way back in March, weirdly enough, while hanging out in a Spencer's Gifts with my brother. I…
By: Jessica Wakeman / October 17, 2011

Not Your Typical Jack-O-Lantern

So Halloween isn't my favorite holiday at the moment, owing in part to getting dumped around the holiday last year, and having not-so-fond memories of waking up November 1 last year still drunk and covered in corn syrup blood (and that junk does NOT come out of your sheets very easily, let me tell you.)…
By: Julie Gerstein / October 4, 2011

Pumpkin Pie Turns Guys On

Good news as we're about to kick off this holiday weekend, ladies. New research has found pumpkin pie is the number one scent to enhance penile blood flow. Holiday holla! "Throw away the perfume and go get some pumpkin pie," said Dr. Alan Hirsch, Director of Chicago's Smell and Taste Treatment and Research…
By: Wendy Atterberry / November 24, 2010