Making zucchini noodles with a mandolin quick and easy! See how to make and then how to cook zucchini noodles with this recipe and tutorial for a healthy alternative to pasta.

Eat more vegetables by replace wheat pasta with zucchini noodles. Last summer I started experimenting with zucchini noodles.  I kept seeing spiralizers and other gadgets online and in blog posts and I was completely intrigued. I happen to love zucchini so I figured making noodles out of it […]

The best homemade 5 ingredient quick and easy guacamole recipe!It's the perfect healthy appetizer dip!

Guacamole is quick and easy to make with avocado, lemon or lime, cilantro, garlic and salt. I have always loved avocados but in the last few months, they have become a staple on our menu.  I eat them pretty much every chance I get.  I also really love […]

cranberry sauce

Skip the cans this year and make your own cranberry sauce! Ready in just 15 minutes with only 3 ingredients, you’ll wonder why you never made it before. I’ve never really paid much attention to the cranberries on the Thanksgiving table.  My dad likes the jelly cranberries and […]

Baked Apples with Sausage Stuffing

This post brought to you by Campbell’s Soup Company . The content and opinions expressed below are that of Growing Up Gabel. Looking for a fun, new side dish for fall? Turn baked apples in to a savory side dish as they are stuffed with an easy sausage stuffing […]

Vanilla Chai Homeade Applesauce Recipe

Combine the spices of chai tea with a simple homemade applesauce recipe for a delicious fall recipe. Homemade applesauce is one of my favorite fall treats.  I’m the only person in my house that enjoys applesauce so I usually make a small batch in the fall and freeze […]

Broccoli Salad Recipe with Bacon

This post brought to you by Hormel Foods, LLC.. The content and opinions expressed below are that of Growing Up Gabel. Broccoli salad is the perfect side dish for outdoor entertaining this summer. My broccoli salad recipe includes crispy bacon, sunflower seeds, and dried cherries tossed in an […]

Rice Salad Recipe in a jar

Need a quick and easy dinner on the go? Try this rice salad recipe with your favorite meat and vegetables. Use our sponsor Minute® Rice and this rice salad recipe is ready in about 10 minutes. Serve in jars for picnics or after school activities. Spring is a […]

roasted sweet potatoes

This roasted sweet potato hash recipe and #SimplyHealthy shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #CollectiveBias Healthy eating during the holidays can be easy if you plan ahead. This easy roasted sweet potato hash recipe is a great  way […]

cranberry recipes

Every year at this time we start seeing bags of fresh cranberries in the grocery store.  They look so delicious, but I  have no clue what to do with them! So I asked my favorite foodie bloggers for their favorite cranberry recipes and what a great list of […]

sweet potato recipe

Roasted sweet potatoes are tossed in a vanilla based sauce, mixed with dried fruit, and then topped with a cinnamon pecan crunch.  A sweet and delicious side dish perfect for a weekday meal or as a Thanksgiving side dish. Thanks to Dixie for sponsoring this post! As a kid […]