Mini Pumpkin Biscuits

Tweet Here’s a cute biscuit that makes me think I’ll consider Jack’o’lanterns for Thanksgiving. How could you not want to make such cute biscuits? The photo and the recipe are from the Betty Crocker website (original here). Ingredients 2 cups Bisquick® Original baking mix 3/4 cup mashed cooked sweet potatoes 1/4 cup warm water (105° […]

Pumpkin Spiced Latte

Tweet From the SparkPeople website (original online), this converted recipe transforms a decadent coffee treat into an 98-calorie drink. I have some instant mix for pumpkin coffee, but the calorie savings may convince me to give this recipe a try! Ingredients 1 tbsp canned pumpkin 1 tsp pumpkin all spice 1 cup of non-fat milk […]

Pumpkin Mousse

Tweet From the Atkins website (original online), this low-carb dessert looks decadent but has only 5 carbs. Changing the heavy cream to a lighter, low-fat version would help keep the fat a bit lower—though as is, the recipe only has 17 grams of fat. Looks like a wonderful addition to the autumn recipes! Ingredients 1 […]

Pumpkin Cupcakes with Cream Cheese Frosting

Tweet From the October 2009 Real Simple (original online), these tasty cupcakes start with a cake mix, but folks will never know they’re not made from scratch! Ingredients 1 18.5-ounce box yellow cake mix (plus the ingredients called for in the package directions) 1/2 teaspoon pumpkin pie spice 1 15-ounce can pumpkin puree 2 8-ounce […]

Pumpkin Cookies

Tweet I remember walking in my great-grandmother’s home on one of our trips to Pennsylvania and finding her packing up these cookies to give to us. At that point, I thought pumpkins were useful only for pies at Thanksgiving. Little did I know! Thanks to the lovely lady I called Great Grandma Hahn, my mother’s […]