Last night, we checked out the Jack O’Lantern Spectacular display here in Rhode Island (we went to a similar one in Norwalk a few years ago – thankfully, the maddening theme music remains the same, and is permanently lodged in my head), and it was awesome.  Birdy was impressed, and a little nervous (though she claimed not to be), but all told, it was the perfect way to get us in the mood for Halloween.

Pile o' pumpkins.

Pile o’ pumpkins.



The pumpkin carvers were beyond talented.  I am a little ashamed that the best I can do is this:

Get it?!

Get it?! PUMPkin?!  (Terrible.)