Dinner in a Pumpkin 11 Oct 11

1-1/2 cups celery, chopped
1 cup onion, chopped
4oz can sliced mushrooms, drained
1 tbsp butter
1 lb ground beef
1/2 cup soy sauce
2 tbsp brown sugar
1 can cream of chicken soup
2 cups cooked rice
1 medium pumpkin

In skillet, saute celery, onions and mushrooms in butter. Set aside. Brown ground beef and drain. In bowl, combine vegetables, hamburger, soy sauce, brown sugar, soup and cooked rice. Mix well. Cut top off pumpkin; clean inside well. Spoon mixture into pumpkin; replace top. Bake at 350 degrees for 1 hour.