pumpkin trail mix muffins

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October 8, 2012 by apettit1023

I don’t know if any of you browse the website pinterest.com…..but my friend and I are OBSESSED!!! Especially with the food section.

Since it is fall and PUMPKIN SEASON – we decided to bake pumpkin muffins….here’s the original recipe: http://muffintop.wordpress.com/2006/11/03/pumpkin-muffins/

And here’s our rendition!!



  • 1 cup whole wheat flour
  • 2 tsp chia seeds
  • 2 tsp hemp hearts
  • 1 tsp baking powder
  • 1 can pumpkin purée
  • 1/3 cup grapeseed oil
  • 2 eggs
  • 1 tsp pumpkin pie spice
  • 1 cup white sugar
  • 1/2 tsp baking soda
  • 1/2 tsp salt
  • 1/4 tsp ground nutmeg
  • 1 tsp ground cinnamon
  • 1/2 cup raisins
  • 1/3 cup pumpkin seeds
  • 1/2 cup semisweet chocolate chips
  • 1/2 cup chopped walnuts



  1. Preheat oven to 325 degrees fahrenheit
  2. In one bowl, sift together flour and baking powder
  3. In another large bowl, add pumpkin, grapeseed oil, eggs, pumpkin pie spice, sugar, baking soda, salt, nutmeg and cinnamon and mix well
  4. Add flour and baking powder and mix evenly
  5. Fold in raisins, walnuts, chocolate chips and pumpkin seeds
  6. Fill muffin tins 3/4 full and bake for 30-35 minutes

Enjoy 🙂




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