Garden pizza recipe is the perfect summer meal! Use fresh veggies from the garden or farmer’s market and bake on the grill for a fun, fresh dinner.

Classic caprese salad with balsamic glaze takes the classic summer salad and adds a touch of elegance. One of my favorite summer salads is a caprese salad.  Fresh summer tomatoes layered with fresh basil from the garden and a fresh mozzarella. Drizzled with olive oil and seasoned with[…]

Put your slow cooker to work to cook onions! All you need is onions, a little butter, a slow cooker and some hands off time. If you’ve ever had caramelized onions, you know how absolutely amazing they are.  But making them on the stove top takes a really[…]

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[…]

Use up summer's bounty with these fun zucchini recipes! Turn zucchini in to noodles and make one of these recipes - from salads to casseroles - you are sure to find a few to love.

Summer means zucchini and lots of it!  Check out these fun healthy recipes for zucchini noodles and other vegetable “noodles!” I love zucchini.  For years sauteed zucchini and summer squash made regular appearances at our summer dinner table. But after learning how to make zucchini noodles last summer,[…]

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[…]

Looking for a healthy lasagna recipe? Make an easy vegetable lasagna with zucchini noodles.

This post brought to you by AllWhites Egg Whites. The content and opinions expressed below are that of Growing Up Gabel. This vegetarian zucchini lasagna is packed full of veggies. Zucchini is layered with pasta, cheese, spinach, peppers and tomato sauce to create a family dinner packed full[…]

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[…]

Taco baked zucchini recipe is stuffed with a ground turkey taco meat and topped with cheese. Perfect for an easy weeknight dinner! |GrowingUpGabel.com

Give taco night a new twist with this taco baked zucchini recipe! Turn ground turkey into a taco meat filling with McCormick Spice’s new skillet sauces.  Then fill zucchini, cover with cheese and bake for a quick and easy weeknight dinner. Thanks to McCormick for sponsoring this post.[…]

Just a few pantry ingredients will get this basic pizza dough recipe ready for baking in less than 10 minutes! | GrowingUpGabel.com

Make this easy basic pizza dough recipe for homemade pizzas that are the best pizza in town. We love homemade pizza! In fact, homemade pizza shows up at least once a week on our menu. Over the years I’ve accumulated quite a number of pizza dough recipes. This[…]