So Halloween is just around the corner and you've decided it would be fun to carve a jack-o’-lantern to impress all the trick-or-treaters knocking on your door ... after all, how hard can it be? Well, if you've never done it before or even if you're a seasoned veteran, pumpkin carving can be a stressful job, so here's 4 easy steps to carving a pumpkin you won't be embarrassed to put in your window!
There's no better time than during National Baking Week to set yourself a baking challenge and spend some Homemade Family Time with friends and family, no matter what your level of ability.
Here's a simple test: Try slicing a piece of paper. Try cutting the corner away from your body. The knife should glide effortlessly through the paper, leaving a smooth, clean cut. If it gets caught or you end up with a jagged line, you have yourself a blunt knife.