Slow Cooker French toast is an easy way to have a delicious breakfast ready to go on a busy morning! Making breakfast in the slow cooker can be a little tricky.  Most breakfast recipes have eggs in them, which means they don’t cook for hours at a time.  Most slow[…]

slow cooker oatmeal

Hot chocolate slow cooker oatmeal recipe will warm your belly and delight your taste buds! Let the oatmeal cook over night in the slow cooker and wake up to a delicious and filling chocolate breakfast. Most mornings I eat eggs for breakfast. But every once in a while,[…]

Steel cut oats are cooked in a slow cooker overnight for a delicious hearty breakfast that's ready when you wake up!

Overnight steel cut oatmeal made in a slow cooker is an easy breakfast that will keep everyone full!  Adding dried cherries and vanilla helps give this slow cooker oatmeal a boost of flavor. I’m not a big fan of oatmeal.  I grew up eating the instant packets of oatmeal, but[…]

Serve this delicious egg bake recipe for brunch.  Combine toast, sausage, tomatoes and eggs for a one pan breakfast that’s filling and delicious.

Black cherry mini monkey bread is a yummy twist on homemade monkey bread. Made with cherries, Yoplait® Black Cherry yogurt, and cherry juice, these mini monkey breads are the perfect treat for snacking. I recently read that snacking now accounts for over half of all eating.  I’m assuming that’s[…]

Making homemade monkey bread from scratch is quick with this easy recipe! No cans and no yeast needed! I love monkey bread, but I don’t love bread dough from a can.  After many attempts, I finally managed to nail down a homemade monkey bread that is made entirely[…]

cinnamon rolls

Puff Pastry Cinnamon rolls are quick and easy to make and are perfect for Christmas morning! For me, Christmas morning calls for cinnamon rolls.  As a kid we’d make the kind from the cans.  They were OK but nothing spectacular. When I had my own family, I started[…]

Baked oatmeal with almond milk and steel cut oats, this chocolate and peanut butter baked oatmeal recipe is a great way to start your day. Almost two years ago my family cut back on the amount of wheat we were eating.  It was a tough transition especially for[…]

This post brought to you by Hormel Foods. The content and opinions expressed below are that of Growing Up Gabel. Cheesy baked bacon egg cups are an easy breakfast recipe that bake up in the oven so you can spend less time at the stove and more time[…]

Oreo peanut butter banana pancakes are a fun and delicious way to start a weekend! All week long I make quick and easy breakfasts, which means mostly my kids eat cereal. I used to get up early and make big, filling breakfasts and they wouldn’t eat it.  You[…]