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Pumpkin Pie Spice Trail Mix

Pumpkin-Pie-Spice-Trail-Mix-SnackI love all things related to fall; pumpkins, costumes, holiday meals, decor, crafts, but my absolute favorite thing is anything pumpkin spice! Let’s face it, it’s now in pretty much everything, right?

Lately, I’ve been needing a bit more of an energy boosting snack more so during this pregnancy to help me keep up with our very active 4-year-old. Since the weather in Southern California has finally started to cool down, I was craving something pumpkin-ish so I made this pumpkin pie spice trail mix. All it takes is 10 minutes and 6 ingredients. Yes, it has more sugar than I need (Reese’s Pieces are my fav!), but sometimes it’s just about portion control and balancing meals. Plus, I promise I made up for it during dinner with a lean protein and veggie meal.

Pumpkin Pie Spice Trail Mix

Pumpkin Pie Spice Trail Mix

Ingredients

  • Makes about 3 cups
  • 1 tsp Ground Pumpkin Pie Spice
  • 1 tsp Organic Honey
  • 1/2 cup Pretzels
  • 1/4 cup Reese's Pieces
  • 3/4 cup Raw Unsalted Cashews
  • 1/4 cup Blue Diamond Honey Roasted Cinnamon Almonds (replace with raw almonds to lower carb intake)

Instructions

  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees
  2. In a large bowl, mix almonds, cashews, pretzels, pumpkin spice and honey.
  3. Place mix onto baking sheet (I lined it with aluminum foil)
  4. Bake for 10 minutes
  5. Let it sit for a few minutes and place into a sealed container.
  6. Done! The best part of it all, you're house will smell delicious!
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Life is sweet. Enjoy it. Cheers to fall y’all!

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Abrazos — Gladys

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  • lisa serrano September 18, 2015 Reply

    I love this! We always need snacks for football season & I especially love taking trail mix with me when I’m hiking. I never thought of making it with Pumpkin Pie flavor. Shared. Love, Lisa

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