Jack O Lantern – Turnip!!

Just a fun fact. A traditional Irish Halloween turnip (rutabaga) lantern on display in the Museum of Country Life, Ireland. In Ireland they don’t have pumpkins they would carve turnips. When the Irish immigrated to the US they found the pumpkin cheap, easily available and much easier to carve. So our tradition started. Much of… Continue reading Jack O Lantern – Turnip!!