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Pumpkin Desserts for Fall Festivities
Cookies for the kids, mini desserts for entertaining and scones to pair with your favorite cup of tea. We've got all the pumpkin desserts.
Warm up your can opening arm because it’s time to bust out the pumpkin puree! Fall has arrived and the time has come to cozy up your cottage with baking and all the yummy smells that come with it. With a variety of pumpkin desserts here, there’s sure to be something to inspire! Get ready... Keep Scrolling
Written by Molly Snelson


Warm up your can opening arm because it’s time to bust out the pumpkin puree! Fall has arrived and the time has come to cozy up your cottage with baking and all the yummy smells that come with it. With a variety of pumpkin desserts here, there’s sure to be something to inspire! Get ready to pin these recipes and enjoy the fruits of your baking labors!

Stack of cookies, with cream y icing and the top cookie has a bite taken out of it.
Courtesy of Sally’s Baking Addiction

Sally has all kinds of tips and tricks for baking with pumpkin and the end result is these heavenly Brown Butter Oatmeal Pumpkin Cookies.

Metal muffin tin filled with pumpkin muffins and sprinkled with crunchy sugar, the middle muffin is pulled open so the center is viewable.
Courtesy of Mom on Timeout

Trish, of Mom on Timeout, has us craving these pumpkin muffins with a cinnamon-sugar-pecan topping. Breakfast or dessert, you decide.

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Cake pops in the shape of a pumpkin, showing a fork used to close the edges and create texture.
Courtesy of One Little Project

These Mini Pumpkin Pie Pops are too cute!! Debbie, can show you how to whip these up and your kids will praise your skills as the “cool mom”, look out Starbucks baristas.

Pumpkin cookies on a cookie sheet and topped with cream cheese frosting.
Courtesy of Healthy One

These pumpkin cookies with cream cheese frosting promise to melt in your mouth, sounds like a call to research and we’re down for the cause.

Beautifully designed sugar cookies in the shape of individual slices of pumpkin pie.
Courtesy of Sweet Sugarbelle

Never ever have we seen a cuter cookie, like, maybe too cute to eat! Let’s just put them out on a platter and admire them all evening, shall we?

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Six pumpkin, chocolate chip brownie squares viewed from above.
Courtesy of I Heart Naptime

Pumpkin and chocolate is a combo for the ages and these blondies look like a brownie I want to snack on all fall long.

Pumpkin cream cheese muffins arranged in a muffin tin and cinnamon sticks as decoration.
Courtesy of The Busy Baker

Ultra-moist and decadent, pumpkin and cheesecake swirl muffins, what’s not to drool over?

Pumpkin scones in a triangle shape arranged in a long row and topped with drizzle.
Courtesy of Sally’s Baking Addiction

Pumpkin Scones are a great option if you’re not a fan of the overly sweet desserts. Try these with or without the maple glaze and pair it with your favorite cup of tea.

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Pumpkin cheesecake balls arranged with small candy pumpkins.
Courtesy of CakesCottage

How precious would these Pumpkin Cheesecake Balls look on a platter at a party? The white chocolate is the selling point for sure! 

Want more simply wonderful baking ideas? Check out this post on Apple Deliciousness if pumpkin is not your thing. 

Of course, don’t forget to follow us on Instagram, Facebook and Pinterest to get your daily dose of cottage inspiration! 

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