A Very Merry Pumpkin Seed Idea

I know it’s tempting to toss those goo-covered pumpkin seeds when you’re cooking up pumpkin for your Thanksgiving pie, but if you know this Pumpkin Seed trick, you will be able to put those seeds to good use as a thoughtful neighbor gift.

Pumpkin Trail Mix Gift Idea
Pumpkin Seed Trail Mix Recipe 1

This Pumpkin Seed Trail Mix provides a satisfying combination of sweet and salty crunch. We bet you will like it so much you’ll keep a bowl on your countertop for quick snacking, and we promise this healthy offering will be a welcome gift during a season overflowing with treats.

Pumpkin Seed Trail Mix Recipe

1 cup Roasted
Pumpkin Seeds

1/2 cup Dried Cranberries
1/4 cup Dried Blueberries

There is no need to be precise — these measurements just give a general idea and can be adjusted to make as many gifts as you need. We tossed our ingredients together in a large bowl and then filled into wide-mouth, pint mason jars.

Add our free printable Merry Mix Label, and you’re ready to give. Head here for more of our family-friendly holiday ideas.

Pumpkin Trail Mix Easy Neigbhor Gift

Bettijo Bridges

Administrator at Paging Supermom
Bettijo is the founder and designer of Paging Supermom where she shares creative ideas for family fun. Known for practical and kid-friendly activities, free printables and holiday entertainment. Bettijo was a guest on the Martha Stewart Show and has frequently appeared on local TV. Her work has also been featured in national magazines including Real Simple, O, Redbook, Parents, Family Circle, and Health. She enjoys art, retro-modern design, photography and making new things. Mom of 4 kids.


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