7 Sneaky Things You Can Make with Your Toaster


7 Sneaky Things You Can Make with Your Toaster
Sure, you’ve used your toaster for plenty of avocado toast breakfasts and late-night frozen waffles. But there’s way more you can use your toaster for than just, well, toast. From sliced sweet potato “toast” to homemade toaster pastries, the possibilities are endless. (Just don’t try to make a grilled cheese with your toaster—you’ll end up with a gooey mess.)

Here are some surprising things you can make with a toaster—it just might become your new favorite kitchen appliance.

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1. Sweet Potato Toasts
Don’t have any bread on hand? Slice up a sweet potato and load it with toast toppings! All you need is a toaster and a microwave—no oven or stove required.

2. Homemade Toaster Strudel
You don’t need us to tell you that frozen toaster strudels aren’t a healthy way to start your day. But did you know that you can make a homemade version of this classic toaster treat? It’s way better than the freezer-aisle one, trust us.

3. Banana Nut Toaster Pop-Ups
If you’re looking for a healthier alternative to toaster pastries, might we suggest these homemade banana nut breakfast treats? They’ll delight kids of all ages, and you can feel good about serving them to your family.