Welcome your Christmas elf – new or old – with this festive Elf on the Shelf party!  Set a decorative table, serve homemade hot cocoa, and welcome your elf home for another fun Christmas season. Well, it’s just about that time of the year when families welcome their[…]

Learn how to make hash browns in a waffle maker! Add in onions and red peppers for a delicious breakfast side dish.

This post brought to you by Simply Potatoes. The content and opinions expressed below are that of Growing Up Gabel. Want to know how to cook hash browns easily? Just fire up your waffle maker! This easy trick is a fun and easy way to cook crispy hash[…]

Gluten free and tired of eggs for breakfast? Check out this easy muffin recipe made with essential oils!

Looking for a gluten free breakfast idea? Lemon gluten free muffins are quick to make and delicious to eat! Made with almond flour and lemon essential oils, this easy muffin recipe is perfect for breakfast or a snack.   Now that my family has stopped eating wheat, finding snacks[…]

This post is sponsored by Kix! Make sure to check out their new Kix Story Boxes at your local Target. It’s fascinating how creative kids can be.  My kids have imaginative games they play on a regular basis and I’ll often hear them discussing whether they want to[…]

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. (#CollectiveBias) and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. I love a fresh homemade waffle, but let’s face it, that only happens on weekends. Aunt Jemima frozen waffles make for an easy breakfast on the go during busy  weekday[…]

This post brought to you by National Peanut Board. All opinions are 100% mine. Enjoy Peanut Butter for Breakfast with these easy and fun mini Elvis inspired pancakes! Top mini chocolate chip pancakes with peanut butter and bananas.   We are now in to our third week of school and[…]

how to cook eggs

How to cook eggs in a stainless steel pan with no mess!  Say good-bye to egg residue with this quick and easy tip to get non-stick eggs in a stainless steel skillet.     Years ago I replaced all my non-stick pans with stainless steel or cast iron[…]

Cinnamon Scones

Cinnamon scones are quick and simple breakfast or afternoon snack.  Just a few basic ingredients like flour, butter, nutmeg and buttermilk are mixed together and then flattened in to a disc before being cut in to triangles and baked. I really love scones and I used to make[…]

breakfast casserole

This post brought to you by KRAFT Natural Shredded Cheese and Safeway. All opinions are 100% mine. This easy breakfast casserole will help you get a healthy, filling breakfast on the table.  Add veggies, sausage, and Kraft cheese to a base of eggs and bake – while you[…]

Belgian waffles

Authentic Liege Belgian waffles make a tasty dessert for celebrating a Belgium win during the World Cup! Before setting out on this adventure to root on Belgium for the World Cup as part of the Multi-Cultural Bloggers World Cup for Kids series, I knew what a Belgian waffle[…]