I took some photos on my trip to Eastern Ontario over Thanksgiving weekend worth sharing, so I’ll start and finish the post with two autumn scenes.

Eastern Ontario land trust

Eastern Ontario land trust

I brought three pumpkins back from Ontario, and two evenings ago, I baked one of them. As the fastest way to process a pumpkin is by baking it, I just cut it in half, scooped out the seeds and pulp, and put it in the oven with a little water. But the baking takes an hour and a half, and The Most Important Rule For Cooking that I learned as a child – which it floors me that more people don’t know – is… well, the first rule is, don’t use the oven in summertime, but… When You Use The Oven, Cook More Than One Thing. In fact, cook three:  Continue reading