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Loaded Oatmeal Cookies

I wasn’t really sure how to name these cookies. Normally I’m pretty straight forward, Strawberry Thumbprint, Walnut Oatmeal, Pumpkin Spice Crinkle… But what exactly does “loaded” mean? Loaded with what???… Well in this case, they’re loaded with chocolate chips, dried cranberries, and pumpkin seeds. But wouldn’t THAT be a mouthful to say. So I settled on a simplified “loaded”.
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Granola Bars

I’ve been meaning to make my own  granola bars for a while, but some how they kept getting pushed to the side, to make way for cookies and cupcakes… You know how it is :-)… Recently, I made a big batch of Cranberry-Pumpkin Seed Granola and knew it would make fantastic bars. That convinced me, it was time to let granola bars take centre stage.

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Savoury Cheesecake Bites With Pumpkin Seed Pesto

Regular visitors know that the recipes I share here rarely venture far from the sweet stuff. However, when Annie announced  World Vegan Day for the second Virtual Vegan Potluck, I immediately knew that I wanted to do something a little different and debut a savory dish. I decided on individual savory cheesecakes, topped with a pumpkin seed pesto. Continue reading