If you think waffles are just a breakfast food - think again! Waffles can be used in recipes from morning to night - and with a little bit of creativity they can become the base for some amazing meals, snacks, and appetizers. Check out the slideshow of recipes to get some delicious inspiration, and try them out with your family.
All of these recipes are perfect for a frugal lifestyle - Eggo waffles are super affordable, go on sale regularly, and you can usually find a coupon or two to add on top of that. You can buy them in bulk, since they'll last a long time in the freezer - making them a great go-to item for any last minute entertaining or late-night dinners. And they come in so many amazing varieties - from healthy whole grain waffles, to fun new shapes like minis and sticks, and even cool add-ins like chocolate chips.
If you have a great waffle recipe to share, I'd love to hear about it! Leave a comment below, or tweet me at @sunandsipcups. And be sure to enter it into the Great Eggo Waffle Off for a chance to win $5,000!
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