Cookies

Orange Pumpkin Cookies

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This recipe comes from an old neighbor of mine. The combination of pumpkin and orange makes these cookies absolutely heavenly! I can whip these cookies up in a flash and enjoy them in no time at all! -Robin

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1 cup butter

1 cup sugar
1/2 cup brown sugar
1 egg
1 can pumpkin puree (1 3/4 cups)
2 Tbsp. orange juice
2 tsp. grated orange peel
2 1/2 cups flour
1/2 tsp. baking soda
1/2 tsp. salt
1/2 cup chopped nuts (optional)

Glaze:
1 1/2 cup powdered sugar
2 to 3 tsp. orange juice
1/2 tsp. grated orange peel
Preheat the oven to 375 degrees. Cream together the sugars and butter. Mix in the egg, pumpkin, and orange juice. Add the remaining ingredients and mix well. Drop by spoonful on to a cookie sheet. (I like...
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Nutritions

Calories
213

Sodium
138mg
5% DV

Fat
8g
13% DV

Protein
2g
5% DV

Carbs
30g
10% DV

Fiber
0.9g
3% DV

Put those overripe bananas to good use with the best recipe for Easy Banana Muffins! These simple, one-bowl, moist banana muffins are a perfect make-ahead breakfast or snack -- and they're freezer-friendly, too! Best of all, they rise high and have tall, puffy, sugar-coated domes. Add chocolate chips, nuts, or blueberries for the ultimate bakery-style treat!

3/4 c granulated sugar
1/2 c vegetable oil
2 eggs
1 1/2 c mashed banana
1 t vanilla extract
1/4 t almond extract
1 t baking soda
1 t baking powder
3/4 t salt
2 c all-purpose flour
1/2 t cinnamon
1/4 t nutmeg
coarse sugar
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Nutritions

Calories
205

Sodium
262mg
10% DV

Fat
0.55g
0% DV

Protein
5g
10% DV

Carbs
44g
15% DV

Fiber
3g
12% DV