How to make roasted whole pumpkin? Easy. Pre-soften the pumpkin in the microwave, cut it in half, and let the oven do all the work! Making roasted whole pumpkin is easy. Despite its thick skin and hard-as-rock flesh when raw, all you need to do is
Healthy Pumpkin Recipes
Every year come October, I become obsessed with making healthy pumpkin recipes. I research them, make them, photograph them, and of course enjoy eating them!
It's actually not difficult to come up with healthy pumpkin recipes. Pumpkin is very healthy - you just need to avoid adding junk to it. Pumpkin is a good source of beta carotene, potassium, vitamin C and fiber.
I don't mind using canned pumpkin in my recipes, but I do make sure it's pure pumpkin puree and not the pre-sweetened pumpkin pie filling. I also try to find BPA-free cans.
Of course, if you prefer, you can make pureed pumpkin from scratch and then use it in many recipes. It's not difficult - just a bit time consuming, but if you're home anyway, why not bake a pumpkin? It will reward you with its wonderful scent.
Please scroll down to check out my healthy pumpkin recipes.
Pizza stuffed pumpkin: Small roasted pumpkins, stuffed with a tasty mixture of ground beef, pizza sauce and hot, melted cheese. Delicious! I used to think about pumpkins only in terms of sweets. Pumpkin pie, pumpkin cheesecake, pumpkin
Incredibly moist and flavorful paleo pumpkin bread is perfect for breakfast, or as a healthy snack. My kids love it in their lunchboxes! I just had to develop this paleo pumpkin bread recipe! In my previous incarnation as a high-carb eater, I
These adorable little stuffed pumpkins are so delicious! They make the perfect fall entree. Serve these stuffed pumpkins with some tossed greens for an easy dinner that you can make in advance and keep in a warm oven for an hour or so before
An easy recipe for savory baked pumpkin, seasoned with olive oil, garlic and chili powder. This baked pumpkin recipe is healthy, paleo and vegan. I make this savory baked pumpkin recipe year round, not just in October and November. It's such a
Gluten free pumpkin pie features a crispy, nutty crust made from almond flour, and a delicious creamy filling. If you must have crust - this is a good, healthy option. This creamy, very flavorful gluten-free pumpkin pie has a nutty, delicious
A creamy crustless pumpkin pie, made without evaporated milk. With eggs, pumpkin and coconut milk, this crustless pumpkin pie is paleo and gluten free. I am amazed to say that I love this healthy, paleo crustless pumpkin pie! You see, I'm not