Pumpkin

Pumpkin Protein Pancakes

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Pancakes are one of those things that I love making on the weekend. They feel like a little treat.  I think for most people, pancakes remind them of being a kid. There’s something about flipping in the pan, and topping them with syrup that makes for a fun cooking experience. So with all the pumpkin […]

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Pumpkin Monster Cookies

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So you know when all the Halloween candies come out in the bulk section? That’s what inspired this recipe.  My 5-year old was scoping out the Halloween smarties, so I figured why not do some monster cookies out of them.  Up until a couple years ago, truth be told, I didn’t know what a monster […]

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20 Minute Pumpkin Soup

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When you’re a pumpkin addict like me, you’ll find that you always have extra pumpkin hanging out in the fridge. Especially after you open one of those huge cans. This is a delicious way to use pumpkin (leftover or not), and its a warm and comforting way to get your fix.  I haven’t had a […]

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No-Bake Pumpkin Spice Chewy Protein Bars

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A little hint of gingerbread, and a hint of pumpkin spice. Those are the flavors in this protein bar. They are so easy to make, and great to have tucked away in the freezer for a quick snack. These bars will be a hit with the whole family. I wanted a chewy and delicious bar, […]

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Pumpkin Spiced Mini Muffins with Salted Caramel Pumpkin Buttercream Icing

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A delicious, and perfectly spiced muffin. Then, make an insanely delicious icing, and slather that all over it. That is what we have here.  My goal with this recipe was to make a more spiced flavor, almost like a pumpkin pie.  The icing, well, plain vanilla icing just wasn’t going to do.  We wanted to […]

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Greek Pumpkin Yogurt

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Like many, I’m just a wee bit obsessed with anything pumpkin this time of year. Tis’ the season, so off I went to Trader Joe’s (love that place!) to check out the pumpkin goodies. I had heard about their pumpkin yogurt, so I had to try it. Stats looked good, until I saw the sugar. […]

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