Pumpkin Seed Bread

I wouldn't say I necessarily miss bread, but it definitely pairs well with a lot of great foods. It's sort of like a vessle for toppings such as avocado, almond butter, homemade jam, fried eggs, coconut yogurt ... the list goes on. So every now and again, I wish I had bread on hand. Hence why, I whip up some recipes on the fly to see what tastes good and what will add value to my favorite meals.

I came home from a busy day - had a home cooking session with a client followed by a 4 hour work meeting, some traffic on the way home after hitting up the Co-Op for groceries ... and I just felt like making bread LOL. Am I alone on this one?? Probably, but hey, it's kind of like my meditation.

Often when I bake, I open my cabinets up and pull out ingredients and experiment. More often than not, it's a fail. But the times it's not, are epic. This recipe, first try, turned out pretty epic.

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Ingredients

  • 2c millet flour
  • 2 fresh eggs
  • 2 tsp cinnamon
  • 1 1/2 tsp baking soda
  • 1 tsp vanilla
  • 3 tbsp pumpkin seeds + 1 tbsp sunflower seeds
  • 1 tbsp coconut oil
  • 3/4 tbsp honey

Instructions

  • Preheat oven to 375
  • Grease bread pan wtih coconut oil
  • In mixing bowl, add all ingredients
  • Stir well until batter is formed
  • Pour batter into bread pan
  • Bake for 30-45 minutes, until golden brown and knife comes out clean
  • Remove from pan and let cool on cooling rack before slicing