Healthy Thanksgiving Recipes

Pumpkin Spice Bread

Thanksgiving is about abundance and there are always those few decadent family dishes (Sweet potato casserole with heaping marshmallows) that we just cannot part with. That’s okay, eat in moderation and have plenty of vegetables, fruits, and lighter options to balance your meal. Here are some lighter recipes just for the occasion!




. . . and for those Leftovers

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Vegan Pumpkin Spice bread. Warm, comforting spices to fill your home- since you’ll be there! . It may not be fall, but this bread is delicious year around and thankfully you can find canned pumpkin purée (nothing added) year around. Maybe you have a can of pumpkin you forgot about from fall. Make this bread. Freeze extra loaves and have a delicious treat any time for breakfast or afternoon tea. . The best part is thst it’s vegan, but no one would know it! There’s nothing “cardboard-y” about it, like my grandma would say. It has been non-vegan family member approved. If it’s your first time vegan baking, this is a great start. It should be fairly easy just replacing the eggs for flaxseed. . Find the ingredients below and check out the blog for more details or message me for a PDF version . . VEGAN PUMPKIN SPICE BREAD (yields 4 mini loaves or two large) ⠀⠀ * 3 cups unbleached all-purpose flour* * 1 teaspoon ground cloves * 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon * 1 teaspoon ground nutmeg * 1 teaspoon baking soda * 1/2 teaspoon baking powder * 1/2 teaspoon salt * 3 Tablespoons ground flaxseed (flaxseed meal) ♥ * 1/2 cup water * 1 + 3/4 cups sugar * 1/2 cup vegetable oil * 1/2 cup Mott's original applesauce** * 1 (14 oz or 392g) can pumpkin puree * 1/4 – 1/2 cup walnuts or raisins (optional) . #liveauthentic #instayum #smartfoodchoices #dailyfoodfeed #eatfamous #eatclean #eatwell #healthyeating #healthydiet #healthyfood #healthylifestyle #foodart #fooddiary #foodforfoodies #vegan #plantbaseddiet #veganfood #veganfoodporn #veganfoodlovers #vegancommunity #plantbased #healthymeal #bestofvegan #veganfriendly #veganlifestyle #veganfoodshare #veganlife #vegansofig #veganpower #whatveganseat via

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