A Very Merry Pumpkin Seed Idea

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


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.