I don't know about you, but the busyness of fall has already started for us-- cross county practice, youth theater classes, swim lessons, youth group, Lego Robotics practice. Oy! I know that slow cooker meals are a life-saver on those days when I'm not home for a while before we need to eat dinner. … [Read more...] about Win an Instant Pot and Enter the 31 Day Slow Cooker Challenge
Five 3-Ingredient Crock-Pot Dinners My Family Loves!
It's getting to be busy fall time! Rehearsals, classes, practices--almost all of our afternoons and evenings are full. So, I don't have time to spend in the kitchen getting dinner ready. I love crock-pot meals because they are fast and easy. But, they have to taste good and look good, too! Be … [Read more...] about Five 3-Ingredient Crock-Pot Dinners My Family Loves!
Review of “Creative Slow-Cooker Meals: Use Two Slow Cookers for Tasty and Easy Meals”by Cheryl Moeller
Last review of 2011: Creative Slow-Cooker Meals: Use Two Slow Cookers for Tasty and Easy Meals by Cheryl Moeller. When Cheryl first told me about her cookbook and its focus on using two slow cookers, I had my husband buy us a second one as soon as they were on sale at Aldi! This is … [Read more...] about Review of “Creative Slow-Cooker Meals: Use Two Slow Cookers for Tasty and Easy Meals”by Cheryl Moeller
Butternut Squash Soup in the slow cooker
Here is one of my favorite fall soups! Go buy some butternut squash and make some today. :) Butternut Squash Soup 1 T. olive oil 2 large onions, chopped 3 butternut squash, peeled, seeded and cubed (microwave each one for 3 minutes, peel with vegetable peeler, cut in half top … [Read more...] about Butternut Squash Soup in the slow cooker
French Dip Sandwiches in Crock-Pot
French Dip Sandwiches Put a chuck roast in the crockpot. Sprinkle a packet of Italian salad dressing mix over it, pour a can of beef broth over the dressing mix, and cook about 5 hrs on high or all day on low. Shred the meat and mound the meat on a hoagie roll. Put provolone cheese on top, and … [Read more...] about French Dip Sandwiches in Crock-Pot
Chili (version 1) About 2 pounds ground beef 2 onions, chopped 5 celery stalks, chopped 1 bell pepper, chopped 6 cloves garlic, minced 2 t. chili powder 1 1/2 T. dried parsley flakes salt and pepper 2 large cans kidney beans 1 large can chili beans 12 oz. can tomato … [Read more...] about Chili Recipe