1/4 cup olive oil
1 teaspoon ground cumin
1 teaspoon chili powder
1/4 cup sugar
2 tablespoons honey
2 cups pumpkin seeds
2 cups sunflower seeds
1. Heat oil in a large nonstick skillet until hot; add cumin and chili powder. Cook over medium-high heat 30 seconds, stirring constantly. Add sugar and honey, and stir until sugar dissolves.
2. Stir in pumpkin and sunflower seeds; cook, stirring constantly, 8 minutes or until seeds are toasted and mixture smells good.
3. Carefully spoon seed mixture onto a big piece of lightly greased aluminum foil. Cool completely. Store seeds in an airtight container up to 2 weeks.
Tip: Use a funnel to fill the jars with the seed mix.
Makes 4 cups
Borrowed from the Southern Living Kids Cookbook, Oxmoor House, 2008