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
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!
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
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 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