Roan wanted a “Jack” from Nightmare Before Christmas pumpkin so last night I set about carving one for him. I looked up the photo and settled on this:
Knowing full well my finished product would be a sorry attempt— considering I’m not a super skilled pumpkin carver. But I AM enthusiastic so I began carving away. Roan was skipping around very excited and the whole feeling was extremely pleasant. Especially when I decided to give myself a “pumpkin flesh facial.”
Somewhere in the back of my mind I remembered someone in a beauty magazine talking about pumpkin enzymes being exfoliating. And who doesn’t want to look younger? This pumpkin carving weathered mother certainly does. So I scooped a bunch of the orange gooey pumpkin “meat” and slathered it onto my face.
And this is how Roan reacted: