Baby Friendly Pumpkin Spiced French Toast

Baby Friendly Pumpkin Spiced French Toast Sticks

Perfect finger food that is bursting with warming spices and flavour. These little breakfast sticks make a balanced breakfast and baking them in the oven means you’ll get an extra 15 minutes in the morning!

I always seem to have some pumpkin left after making any pumpkin related recipe, and these little french toast sticks are the perfect way to use it up!

They are also a great way to introduce a new flavour to your little critics! Z is quite the fan of pumpkin and gobbled these up!

 

They are great for:

  1. Perfect for little ones as they are most, fluffy and easy for little hands to hold.
  2. A great seasonal family breakfast! Serve alongside fresh fruit and a little extra maple syrup for adults!
  3. They are freezer friendly, so you can batch make these for breakfast another day!

 

Prep: 5 mins

Cook: 15 mins

Serves: 2 adults & 2 toddlers 

Suitable From: 6 months + 

What do you need?

4 slices bread of choice

2 eggs

1/4 cup milk (any kind)

1/4 cup pumpkin purée

1 tsp pumpkin spice OR 1/2 tsp cinnamon, 1/4 tsp nutmeg, 1/2 tsp all spice and 1/4 tsp ginger

1 tbsp ghee or coconut oil

 

Then...

If baking:

  1. Preheat your oven to 180c and line a baking tray with parchment paper. Lightly grease the paper with the ghee.
  2. In a bowl, beat the eggs with the milk and pumpkin puree. Then add in the spices and mix well.
  3. Dip the bread into the batter for about 30 seconds, making sure both sides are well coated.
  4. Place the bread onto the baking tray and bake for 15 minutes.
  5. Cut into slices and serve!

 

If cooking on the stovetop:

  1. In a bowl, beat the eggs with the milk and pumpkin puree. Then add in the spices and mix well.
  2. Dip the bread into the batter for about 30 seconds, making sure both sides are well coated.
  3. Heat some ghee/coconut oil in a pan and cook the bread for a couple of minutes on each side.
  4. Cut into slices and serve!

Have you checked out my eBook, Toddler Friendly Family Meals which has lots of easy and wholesome recipe available like this?