It’s fall y’all! And, that can only mean one thing. Pumpkin Spice. It’s the only spice that is synonymous with a season. This fall, instead of buying Pumpkin Spice this or Pumpkin Spice that, give autumn’s favorite spice a DIY makeover and make your own. Here are 18 DIY Pumpkin Spice recipes that will give you #allthefeels of fall.
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A Make Your Own Pumpkin Spice Recipe
While you can certainly buy a jar of Pumpkin Spice, it is entirely possible and very easy to make your own. Pumpkin Spice is a blend of a few different spices including cinnamon, ginger, cloves and nutmeg. If you like one of those spices more than another, making a custom pumpkin spice blend is a great way to adjust spice levels to make the flavors you like pop a little more.
The foodie blog Taste of Home has a homemade Pumpkin Spice Recipe that can be modified to suit your tastebuds. And, the good news, is that it’s a perfect pumpkin spice recipe for the pumpkin spice recipes that follow to start your day, to snack, to satisfy a sweet tooth, to sip by a crackling fire, and to spice up the home.
Pumpkin Spice to Start Your Day
If you, too, believe that breakfast is the most important meal of the day, then why not spice up your day each morning this fall. There are lots of pumpkin spice recipes and here are a few to start your day.
Pumpkin Spice Coffee
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For the coffee-obsessed person in your life, here’s a pumpkin spice recipe for a homemade pumpkin latte. There’s no need to spend a mini fortune on a specialty coffee when you can make one at home. If you like your morning blend as is but are developing a minor case of FOMO with the fall spice frenzy, then check out this pumpkin spice recipe for your creamer as well.
Pumpkin Spice Breakfast Treats
Nothing pairs better with a Pumpkin Spice Latte than a satisfying pumpkin spice muffin or pumpkin spice French toast. Here is a pumpkin spice recipe for both because they’re just the kind of thing you’ll want to eat on a cozy weekend morning.
Pumpkin Spice Breakfast the Healthy Way
For those busy weekday mornings, mix a batch of pumpkin spice yogurt and granola so you’ve got the right amount of protein and carbs to power the brain through morning drop-offs, meetings or school.
Pumpkin Spice Snacks for the Afternoon
In the event you have a savory tooth, then an afternoon pumpkin spice recipe might be up your alley. While pumpkin spice is a no-brainer for sweet treats, it can also add an interesting dimension to nuts, popcorn and crudités.
- DIY Pumpkin Spice Candied Nuts
- DIY Pumpkin Spiced Popcorn
- DIY Pumpkin Spice Hummus Dip
- DIY Pumpkin Spice Chili
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Pumpkin Spice Treats for After Dinner
It’s the holidays. Spoil yourself with a pumpkin spice recipe that’s something other than pumpkin pie. Here’s the best of both worlds- a pumpkin spice recipe with both chocolate fudge and pecan crunch.
Pumpkin Spice Drinks for the Adults
If you prefer a pumpkin spice recipe shaken, stirred, or on the rocks, then here are two adult beverages to serve by the fireplace at an adult party.
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Pumpkin Spice for the Home
If you’re one of those people who is obsessed with autumn and the cozy feelings the crisp air brings, then why not incorporate a pumpkin spice recipe into your handicraft routine. From soaps and scrubs to bath bombs and candles, these pumpkin spice recipes will bestow a warm glow to your fall home decor. Note that the Pumpkin Spice Candle requires Pumpkin Oil, available through Amazon.
- DIY Pumpkin Spice Homemade Playdough
- DIY Pumpkin Spice Soap
- DIY Pumpkin Spice Scrub
- DIY Pumpkin Spice Bath Bomb
- DIY Pumpkin Spice Candle
Allow yourself to give in to a pumpkin spice recipe here and there this Fall. Embrace the season and the warm autumnal notes that pumpkin spice evokes. Try not to go crazy taking in all things Pumpkin Spice because while it’s a treat to eat, the last thing you want is it coming out of your pores. Regardless of how much you take in, go ahead and enjoy that pumpkin spice and everything nice this Fall.
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