Healthy Slow Cooker Pumpkin Bread

      
Healthy Slow Cooker Pumpkin Bread

(Weight Watchers Friendly Crock Pot Cooking Day 47) This healthy slow cooker pumpkin bread is a winner in my book. Made with whole wheat flour, it baked up moist, sweet and delicious. I adapted it from what is quickly becoming my most used Slow Cooker Cookbook of the moment: Fix-It and Forget-It New Cookbook: 250 New […]

Easy Chai Crock Pot Pumpkin Soup

      
Crock Pot Pumpkin Soup

(Weight Watchers Friendly Crock Pot Cooking Day 42) // ]]> Looking for a way to use up a cup of pumpkin puree sitting in the fridge, I decided to make a half-batch of this easy chai slow cooker pumpkin soup. It’s adapted from one in Slow Cooker Revolution Volume 2 that caught my eye. (With […]

Slow Cooker Pumpkin Black Bean Chili

      
Slow Cooker Pumpkin Black Bean Chili

(Weight Watchers Friendly Crock Pot Cooking Day 37) This slow cooker pumpkin black bean chili is another winner from Fix-It and Forget-It New Cookbook: 250 New Delicious Slow Cooker Recipes! (One of my favorite cookbook finds since beginning this Year of Crock Pot Cooking Challenge.) I made a few modifications to the original slow cooker […]

Slow Cooker Pumpkin Pie Oatmeal

      
Slow Cooker Pumpkin Pie Oatmeal with Streusel

(Weight Watchers Friendly Crock Pot Cooking Day 35) With all the flavors of pumpkin pie, this slow cooker pumpkin pie oatmeal with streusel topping is an easy, healthy, warm and delicious way to start your day. I can’t seem to get enough pumpkin and apple this time of year. They’re two of my favorite fall […]

Slow Cooker Pumpkin Pie Pudding

      
Slow Cooker Pumpkin Pie Pudding

(Weight Watchers Friendly Crock Pot Cooking Day 26) Everyone declared this slow cooker pumpkin pie pudding, “Better than pumpkin pie,” when I served it last week. Rod, my mom, my sister and I all loved it. So much so that we have decided to have this slow cooker pumpkin pie pudding instead of pumpkin pie […]

Skinny Slow Cooker Pumpkin Spice Latte

      
skinny slow cooker pumpkin spice latte

(Weight Watchers Friendly Crock Pot Cooking, Day 17) I made this Skinny Slow Cooker Pumpkin Spice Latte  for a special breakfast treat Saturday morning. There was a time when I “treated myself” to a Starbucks Grande Non Fat Pumpkin Spice Latte most every day of the week from October through the new year. And then […]

Low Fat Impossible Pumpkin Pie

      
Low Fat Impossible Pumpkin Pie

Have you ever had low fat impossible pumpkin pie? What would Thanksgiving be without pumpkin pie? I guess your answer depends on whether you like it or not, but for my pumpkin pie loving family, it just wouldn’t be complete. While I  love pumpkin pie, I’m not a fan its soggy crust. There are several […]

Low Fat Pumpkin Streusel Coffeecake

      
Light Pumpkin Streusel Coffee Cake

An easy, healthy, low fat pumpkin coffee cake with streusel topping that bakes up light and delicious. I can’t seem to let go of my pumpkin infatuation this year and have been perusing my cookbooks for even more light and healthy ways to enjoy its flavors. “Coffeecake” popped into my head recently which led me […]

Low-Fat Pumpkin Quinoa Cookies

      
Pumpkin Quinoa Cookies

Soft, spicy, dark, sweet and chewy, these pumpkin quinoa cookies are winners in my book. I can’t seem to get enough pumpkin-flavored foods this time of year and have a long list of pumpkin recipes accumulating on the counter. So, when the cookie craving struck recently, instead of turning to one of my standby healthy […]

Weight Watchers Low Fat Cranberry-Pumpkin Scones

      
Weight Watchers Low Fat Cranberry-Pumpkin Scones

Fresh baked still warm-from-the-oven low-fat cranberry-pumpkin scones make a perfect Autumn Sunday morning breakfast treat, especially if you’re a scone lover, which I am. The recipe for  these low-fat cranberry studded pumpkin scones – from the Weight Watchers PointsPlus I LOVE LEFTOVERS cookbook – has been sitting on my counter for weeks waiting for me to get […]

{Recipe Redux} Enlightened Pumpkin Panna Cotta

      
Enlightened Pumpkin Panna Cotta with Berry Sauce

I chose to make a lighter healthier panna cotta which I dubbed “enlightened pumpkin panna cotta” for this month’s Recipe ReDux challenge: “Orange you glad it’s fall?” My response: “Yes, because that means it’s pumpkin season!” While the markets are bursting with the orange colors of autumn  from carrots, squash, and sweet potatoes, my favorite fall food […]

Skinny Pumpkin Pie Yogurt

      
Skinny Pumpkin Pie Yogurt and Granola

Here’s my interpretation of skinny pumpkin pie yogurt. Nonfat plain Greek yogurt, stirred together with canned pumpkin puree, maple syrup and pumpkin pie spice and topped with skinny pumpkin spice quinoa cranberry granola. This skinny pumpkin pie yogurt is a light, healthy and delicious way to indulge your taste for pumpkin pie at breakfast. Plain nonfat […]

Skinny Pumpkin Granola with Quinoa & Cranberries

      
Low Fat Pumpkin Spice Quinoa Cranberry Granola

The idea for this skinny pumpkin granola with quinoa and cranberries was planted back in August when I saw Stephanie’s post for slow cooker pumpkin granola. Since temperatures were still in the triple digits at the time I tucked it away until it felt more like fall. Now that it’s October my mind has turned to […]

2 Ingredient Chocolate Pumpkin Muffins & Cookies

      
2 Ingredient Skinny Chocolate Pumpkin Muffins and Cookies

2 Ingredient chocolate pumpkin muffins, mini muffins, and cookies made with just chocolate cake mix  and can of pumpkin are a lighter and healthier way to satisfy a sweet tooth. I owe this post to a sweet lady who recently asked how many PointsPlus values there were in muffins made from cake mix and canned […]

Favorite Skinny Pumpkin Pie Smoothie

      

My favorite skinny pumpkin smoothie recipe so far this season blends up a  glass of cold, thick and creamy pumpkin pie deliciousness! Made with canned pumpkin, frozen banana, coconut milk, nonfat Greek yogurt, maple syrup and pumpkin pie spice, it’s a great quick and easy breakfast-on-the-run (with a reasonable 4 Weight Watchers PointsPlus) for those […]