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Happy Jambalaya! Crock Pot/Slow Cooker Recipe

DSC07866Happy Jambalaya! Celebrating Fat Tuesday?!  You will enjoy this delicious recipe!  Chicken, shrimp, sausage, veggies and spices!   Life is good! Ingredients: -1 pound skinless, boneless chicken breast halves – cut into 1 inch cubes -1 pound sliced sausage (Andouille, Polish or Jennie-O Turkey Kielbasa) -1 (28 ounce) can diced tomatoes with juice (drained) -3 […]

Lemon Green Beans with Garlic — Crock Pot/Slow Cooker

photo-12Lemon Green Beans with Garlic — So good!     (Slow cooker/crock pot recipe) The lemon flavor infuses into the beans so wonderfully! These beans are so good that you may just want to make a meal out of the beans! Seriously. Ingredients - 4 Cups fresh cut Green Beans, ends trimmed - 1 Tablespoon extra-virgin Olive […]

Crock Pot/Slow Cooker Hot Apple Cider

IMG_3168Hot Apple Cider made to perfection in your crock pot/slow cooker.   Spice up a winter evening with delicious Hot Apple Cider!   Put another log on the fire, relax and enjoy — the simple things in life make life so good!     Ingredients: • 1 gallon apple cider (I use Louisburg Apple Cider) • 4-6 […]

Crock Pot/Slow Cooker Chicken Taco Soup! So Good!

IMG_3165Crock Pot/Slow Cooker Chicken Taco Soup — what a perfectly delicious way to warm up on a cold & snowy day!  Cozy up to a bowl of delicious Chicken Taco Soup!  Here’s the recipe:   Ingredients: 1 onion, chopped 1 (15 ounce) can black beans 1 (16 ounce) can chili beans 1 (8 ounce) can […]

GAME DAY Crock Pot/Slow Cooker Reuben Dip — BRING IT!

Rueben DIP download GAME DAY!   Crock Pot/Slow Cooker Reuben Dip –   BRING IT!     Beef, cheese and more cheese — party on with this fun and simple dip! -       1.5 Cups grated Swiss Cheese -       ¾ Cup drained sauerkraut -       ½ Cup Thousand Island -       1 8-ounce package cream cheese -       ½ pound thinly sliced […]

Slow Cooker/Crock Pot — Beer Pulled Chicken

IMG_2439Super Bowl Sunday! Beer Pulled Chicken! Only four ingredients and a definite crowd pleaser! A good hoppy beer adds a great taste to the meat.  The meat is good in sandwiches and over rice and pasta. Ingredients: -1 (12 ounce) bottle beer -½ cup butter (not margarine) -1 package dry onion soup mix -2-3 lbs […]

Slow-Cooker/Crock Pot — Spinach and Ricotta Lasagna Recipe

IMG_2547Calling all Spinach lovers!!  This recipe is for you!  Spinach and Ricotta Lasagna Recipe. Simple and simply delicious!  Get the kids involved in the preparation and have a fun family time.  A family that cooks together stays together — or prays together?!  Either way — it’s all good! Ingredients 2 10-ounce packages chopped, frozen spinach, […]

Fall is here! Crock Pot/Slow Cooker Acorn Squash Recipe!

IMG_2545Crock Pot/Slow Cooker Acorn Squash. Don’t you love the fall season!  and Acorn Squash!?  My mom used to make these for us when we were kids and we always LOVED them — still do! Ingredients: 2 acorn squash, cut in half and seeded 1/2 cup water 2 tablespoons butter 1 heaping tablespoon brown sugar cinnamon […]


 Chicken, Fennel, and White Bean Soup — Crock Pot/Slow Cooker Recipe. Soup is the perfect food!  Would you agree?!            Warm the body and the soul and treat the senses with this healthy comfort dish!     So delicious.   Prep:  Soak Beans overnight and rinse before adding to the slow cooker Ingredients: 4 boneless, skinless chicken […]

Momma’s Hearty Soup — Crock pot/Slow Cooker Recipe

IMG_1452Momma’s Hearty Soup! (Crock Pot, Slow Cooker Recipe). Are your children home on summer break?  Make some soup with them today and create healthy habits they will enjoy a lifetime! Most Americans do not eat enough vegetables.  Get in the habit of making soup.  It is a simple and tasteful way to add vegetables to […]