― It's Pumpkin Season!! It's great going to the grocery store and seeing bright orange pumpkins on display. ∙ My Pumpkin I also love cooking pumpkin. It took a while this time because I literally stood there the entire time. I placed the chopped pumpkin in a bowl over boiling water and placed a lid over the top of the bowl. Then I would slowly peel off the softened skin of the pumpkin leaving just the ''meat''. I added similar spices used to make pumpkin pie..cinnamon, nutmeg, etc. I [...].