Step 1. Visit a local pumpkin patch and select “perfect” pumpkins.
Step 2. Clean, remove top and scoop.
Step 3. Count seeds. Wash and roast. (This is something we added to our family tradition last year. Guesses are on the left next to first initials, and the actual number of seeds is circled on the right.)
Step 4. Carve.
Step 5. Display.