Put the washed whole pumpkin on a foil lined cookie sheet
Bake at 350 F for 90 minutes or until tender.
Turn cookie sheet occasionally.
Skin will peel off
Clean out seeds and pulp with a spoon
Put pumpkin into a colander and let water drain off
Put pumpkin meat into a blender and puree
I package it in one cup packages and freeze. 4 baking pumpkins keeps us in pumpkin bread and pumpkin pie through the holidays.
You can separate and clean the pumpkin seeds and toast them. They are already roasted.