4 Delicious Ways to Use Leftover Pumpkin
Another Halloween is about to come and go. Doorbells will have been rung and all the candy will be gone. Costumes will be discarded, and spooky decor will get packed away for another year. But, what will happen to all the pumpkins?
In the United States, millions of pumpkins get tossed into the garbage each year! All these pumpkins add up to about 254 million tons of additional waste getting dumped into our already overflowing landfills. So what can you do to decrease the waste? EAT IT! With just a few extra ingredients, you can make a plethora of delicious foods with that sweet, orange squash and start saving the planet one recipe at a time. Take a look at these four examples and let's get cooking!
1. Roasted Pumpkin Seeds
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2. Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Bread
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3. Pumpkin Roll
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4. Pumpkin Soup
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