Delicious AND healthy Apple Pumpkin Muffins--perfect snack for the kiddos! via @DashOfEvans
Healthy Snack: Apple Pumpkin Muffins
Total Time
45 mins
 
Two fall favorites apple and pumpkin are paired together for this delicious and HEALTHY snack! Let your kids help you in the kitchen with these, it's a kiddo friendly recipe.
Servings: 16 Muffins
Ingredients
  • 2 cups flour (I love Ultragrain)
  • 3/4 cup sugar
  • 1 Tablespoon Pie Spice
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1 teaspoon baking powder
  • 2 large eggs
  • 1 can (15 oz) pumpkin puree (NOT pumpkin pie filling)
  • 1/2 cup coconut oil
  • 1/4 cup apple sauce
  • 1 cup shredded Michigan apples (about 2 apples-Gala is a great option!)
  • Optional: Favorite granola as a muffin topper before baking.
Instructions
  1. Preheat oven to 350ยบ
  2. Mix flour, sugar, pumpkin spice, baking soda and baking powder in a large bowl. Set aside.
  3. In a medium bowl, beat eggs. Add pumpkin puree, applesauce and coconut oil.
  4. Fold wet ingredients into dry ingredients in large bowl. Stir until just combined. Fold in apple.
  5. In a lined muffin tin, fill each cup 3/4 full. Optional: top with favorite granola.
  6. Bake 25-30 minutes, or until golden orange color.
  7. Store in fridge for up to a week!
Recipe Notes

Adapted from the Produce for Kids Apple Pumpkin Muffin recipe cards at Meijer.