This morning was the best start to a Sunday. I made homemade Gluten Free Disney Princess waffles. Wacky, right? Here’s the story.
My weekends have been so crazy that it has always slipped my mind to make them – until my roomie’s baking frenzy inspired me to try and domesticate myself a little bit. As it turns out, she happened to have a Disney Princess waffle maker (no, not a vestige from childhood but a recent birthday gift, we’re going with “nostalgia-chic” on that one). The result? Delicious and cute pancakes.
…but probably only smart monkeys. Like this guy:
I topped mine with a little bit of everything – syrup, mini chocolate chips, apples, raspberries, and of course – peanut butter.
Overall, I thought they were pretty good! The recipe called for milk, egg, and vegetable oil (I used normal milk and an egg – but you can also use vegan substitutes!) I threw in a dash of cinnamon. The batter was slightly salty and the waffles were a little bit denser than a non-gluten free mix would probably be, but I would definitely make them again!
Eating Disney-inspired waffles definitely made me nostalgic for some Disney classics. Here’s some food-related numbers to bring you back to the early years…
On the agenda for the day: Tons and tons of Property, and perhaps a little more blogging. Maybe a shake-out run if the rain ever clears – but that might get pushed til tomorrow.
Living dangerously and leaving you with 2 questions:
1. Favorite homemade breakfast?
-Mine is my Dad’s French Toast. Lucky for me I’ll be home next week! *Hint, hint, Dad*
2. Favorite animated Disney movie?
-Sort of tough, but overall I’ll go with The Little Mermaid.
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