A Paleo Family on a Budget

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Paleo Pumpkin Squares

Pumpkin Squares

I had to remake my Healthy Paleo Pumpkin Cookies for a couple of people that were having trouble with it. Since I was only using a portion of the can of pumpkin puree I decided to come up with another treat. These are a cross between a quick bread and a brownie. We tend to like less sweet treats in my family so feel free to up the honey if you have a real sweet tooth.

Paleo Pumpkin Squares

1 cup pumpkin puree
1/4 cup coconut butter
1/4 cup raw honey
3 tbsp coconut oil
1 tsp vanilla
4 pastured eggs
1/4 cup coconut flour
1 tsp baking soda
1/2 tsp pumpkin pie spice
1/4 tsp sea salt
1/3 cup chopped dark chocolate (I used this one)

Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. Mix your wet ingredients in a bowl. Mix the dry ingredients minus the chocolate in a separate small bowl. Add the dry to the wet and combine well. Stir in the chocolate chunks, then let sit for 5 minutes or so to let the coconut flour absorb the moisture. Pour into a greased 8×8 glass baking dish. Bake for 50-55 minutes. Let cool for 30 minutes, then slice and serve.

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Category: Recipes
  • Gina says:

    I’m wondering if an egg substitute would work in this recipe?

    October 31, 2013 at 8:19 pm
    • Tanya says:

      You could try using bananas and applesauce. Each egg is equivalent to 1/4 cup of applesauce or 1/2 of a banana. If you try it with those, please let me know how it turns out :)

      November 1, 2013 at 11:31 am

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