Low Carb Pumpkin Waffles Type 1 Kids

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Low Carb Pumpkin Waffles

These Low Carb Pumpkin Waffles are a great festive breakfast for your Type 1 Diabetic Child!  With only 3g of carbs per waffle, they make for a great low carb breakfast option when autumn rolls around.  

You can also turn these into mini pancakes or mini donuts!!  

Low Carb Pumpkin Waffles

Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 4 minutes
Total Time 9 minutes
Course Breakfast
Servings 10 mini waffles


  • 1 Dash Mini Waffle Maker


  • 3 oz cream cheese slightly melted - microwave for 30-60 sec.
  • 6 Tbsp Pumpkin Puree (not pumpkin pie filling!)
  • 1/2 tsp pumpkin pie spice
  • 1 1/2 tsp vanilla extract
  • pinch salt
  • 4 tsp sweetener of choice
  • 3 eggs
  • 1 tsp baking powder
  • 3 Tbsp coconut flour


  • Heat cream cheese in the microwave for 30-60 seconds, so it is slightly melted
  • Add in pumpkin and whisk together
  • Add in the remaining ingredients and whisk to combine
  • Preheat your waffle maker. Add 2 Tablespoons of batter to the waffle iron.
  • Cook for 3-4 minutes.
    If you are using a Dash Mini Waffle Maker, these do need to cook roughly a minute or two longer than when the light goes off!
  • Let them cool. They will just fall apart if they are too hot.


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Shannon Leigh

Shannon Leigh

Shannon is the Mom of a Type 1 Diabetic son who is determined to help other Moms become confident and in-control of their Child's diabetes. Finding ways to lessen the burden Moms feel as the primary caregiver of a Type 1 is her passion. She also loves cooking and creating kid-friendly, low-carb recipes that are yummy and don't impact blood sugar.

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